- E. Lord
Davies, John (1625–1693), translator, was born at Kidwelly, Carmarthenshire, on 25 May 1625. He was the son of William Davies, yeoman of Kidwelly, and his wife, whose maiden name was Griffiths. He attended school in Carmarthen and entered Jesus College, Oxford, on 16 May 1641, matriculating on 4 June. When the civil war broke out he was removed from ...