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EVANS , BENJAMIN ( Telynfab ; 1844 - 1900 ), Baptist minister and author ;

b. at Dowlais 2 May 1844 . He went to Haverfordwest Baptist College in 1868 , and was minister at S. Davids from 1871 till 1876 . In 1876 he removed to Gadlys , Aberdare , and remained there till his death, 23 Aug. 1900 . His best-known work is his biography, 1891 , of Thomas Price ( 1820 - 1888 ) (q.v.) of Aberdare .

Sources:

  • Y Geninen , 1901 , 210-11.

Author:

Emeritus Professor Robert Thomas Jenkins, C.B.E., D.Litt., Ll.D., F.S.A., (1881-1969), Bangor

Published date: 1959