He learned to print from a press which he set up at his home ( Neuadd Llanarth, Cards. ), and ran his own weekly newspaper — Y Brython Cymreig , 1892-1902 . He was editor of the Carmarthen Journal from June 1898 at latest, to 1904 . He was honorary secretary of the Cardiganshire Liberal Unionist Association , and a visiting magistrate for Carmarthen gaol . He was referee for the orthography of the Ordnance Survey maps of Pembrokeshire , Carmarthenshire , and Cardiganshire . He wrote Y Berw Gwyddelig , 1889 , but is better known for Rebecca and her Daughters , 1910 which utilized the collections of Alcwyn C. Evans . He was a Quaker . He d. at Trewylan, Cards. , 9 May 1908 , at the age of 64.
Rev. Thomas Tegryn Davies, ( -1974), Aberporth
Published date: 1959