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date: 20 October 2020

Edwards, Thomas [pseud. Caerfallwch]locked

(1779–1858)
  • R. M. J. Jones
  • , revised by John D. Haigh

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Edwards, Thomas [pseud. Caerfallwch] (1779–1858), orthographer and lexicographer, was born at Caerfallwch, Northop, Flintshire, the son of Richard Edwards and his wife, Margaret. He was baptized at Northop on 5 March 1780. After a short period at Northop grammar school he was apprenticed, at the age of fourteen, to a saddler at ...

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