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Bowen, Euros (1904–1988), Church in Wales clergyman and Welsh-language poet

Patrick Thomas.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Literary Studies (British and Irish); Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 862 words.

Bowen, Euros (1904–1988), Church in Wales clergyman and Welsh-language poet, was born on 12 September 1904 at 112 High Street, Treorci, Rhondda, the second of the seven children of the Revd...

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English, William (1708x15–1778), Roman Catholic priest and Gaelic poet

Máirín Nic Eoin.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Literary Studies (British and Irish). 839 words.

English, William (1708x15–1778), Roman Catholic priest and Gaelic poet, may have been a native of Newcastlewest, co. Limerick, or of co. Tipperary. His date of birth has been given...

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Grant, Peter [Pàdraig Grannd nan Òran] (1783–1867), Baptist minister and Gaelic evangelical poet

Donald E. Meek.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches; Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Literary Studies (British and Irish); Religion. 352 words.

Grant, Peter [Pàdraig Grannd nan Òran] (1783–1867), Baptist minister and Gaelic evangelical poet, was born on 30 January 1783 at Ballintua, Strathspey, Scotland, the youngest of the five...

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Griffiths [née Thomas], Ann (bap. 1776, d. 1805), hymn writer in Welsh

D. Ben Rees.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Literary Studies (British and Irish); Religion; Composition. 828 words.

Griffiths [née Thomas], Ann (bap. 1776, d. 1805), hymn writer in Welsh, born at a farmhouse called Dolwar-fach in the parish of Llanfihangel-yng-Ngwynfa, Montgomeryshire, the fourth of the...

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Gwyn [White], Richard [St Richard Gwyn] (c. 1537–1584), martyr and Welsh-language poet

Daniel Huws.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Literary Studies (British and Irish); Religion; Christianity; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church. 708 words.

Gwyn [White], Richard [St Richard Gwyn] (c. 1537–1584), martyr and Welsh-language poet, is said in two contemporary accounts of his martyrdom to have been born in Llanidloes,...

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Haicéad, Pádraigín [Patrick Hackett] (d. 1654), Dominican prior of Cashel and Irish-language poet

Marc Caball.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Literary Studies (British and Irish). 1354 words.

Haicéad, Pádraigín [Patrick Hackett] (d. 1654), Dominican prior of Cashel and Irish-language poet, was the second surviving son of James Hackett FitzPiers and his wife, Margaret Kearney, of...

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Maclean, John [Iain Mac-Gilleain] (c. 1680–1756), Gaelic poet and Church of Scotland minister

Richard D. Jackson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Literary Studies (British and Irish); Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 832 words.

Maclean, John [Iain Mac-Gilleain] (c. 1680–1756), Gaelic poet and Church of Scotland minister, was the son of Ewen Maclean, laird of Treshnish, a group of Hebridean isles 5½ miles...

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Ó hUiginn, Maol Muire (d. c. 1591)

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Literary Studies (British and Irish); Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church. 4 words.

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Prys, Edmwnd (1542/3–1623), Church of England clergyman and Welsh poet

Gruffydd Aled Williams.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Literary Studies (British and Irish); Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 1549 words.

Prys, Edmwnd (1542/3–1623), Church of England clergyman and Welsh poet, was the son of Siôn ap Rhys ap Gruffudd ap Rhys and Siân, daughter of Owain ap Llywelyn ab Ieuan. Long thought to...

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William, Dafydd (c. 1720–1794), Welsh-language hymn writer

E. G. Millward.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Literary Studies (British and Irish); Religion; Composition. 552 words.

William, Dafydd (c. 1720–1794), Welsh-language hymn writer, was born in the parish of Llanedi, Carmarthenshire. He moved during his early years to Llandeilo Tal-y-bont, Glamorgan, going on...

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