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date: 22 February 2020

Simon, (William) Glyn Hugheslocked

  • Rowan Williams


Simon, (William) Glyn Hughes (1903–1972), archbishop of Wales, was born on 14 April 1903 at Swansea, the son of the Revd John Simon and his wife, Caroline Margaret Hughes. He came from a family whose roots were in Carmarthenshire. His father was one of the first students to attend the new theological college of ...

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