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date: 25 February 2020

Powell, Griffithlocked

  • Barrie Williams


Powell, Griffith (1560/61–1620), college head, was the third of four sons of John ap Hywel of Prysg Melyn, Llansawel, Carmarthenshire, and his wife, Annes, daughter of Gruffydd ap Henry. He matriculated at Jesus College, Oxford, on 24 November 1581, graduated BA on 28 February 1584, and proceeded MA on 21 June 1589, BCL on 12 July 1593, and DCL on 23 July 1599. From the time he entered ...

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