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Evans, Evan [Ieuan Glan Geirionydd]locked

(1795–1855)
  • Meic Stephens

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Evans, Evan [Ieuan Glan Geirionydd] (1795–1855), Welsh-language poet, was born at Tan-y-celyn in Trefriw, Caernarvonshire, on 20 April 1795. His father, Robert Evans, a farmer, and his mother, Elizabeth Evans, were people of some culture and literate in both Welsh and English; they were among the founders of Calvinistic Methodism in ...

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