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date: 13 December 2019

Dwnn, Lewys [Lewys ap Rhys ab Owain]locked

(b. c. 1545, d. in or after 1616)
  • Michael Siddons


Dwnn, Lewys [Lewys ap Rhys ab Owain] (b.c. 1545, d. in or after 1616), Welsh-language poet and herald, was the son of Rhys ab Owain; he took the surname Dwnn from his mother, Katherine, daughter of Rhys Goch Dwnn of Gwestydd, Llanllwchaearn, Montgomeryshire...

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