He m. in 1887 Blanche , daughter of Samuel Davies II (q.v.) , chairman of the North Wales province . He was president of the Welsh Wesleyan assembly ( 1907 ); chairman of the second province of North Wales ( 1911-24 ); president of the North Wales Council of Evangelical Churches ( 1914-15 ); a member of the council of the University College of North Wales ( 1925-8 ); and one of the chief initiators of Llyfr Emynau'r Methodistiaid Calfinaidd a Wesleyaidd , 1927 . He was elected to the Legal Hundred of his denomination ( 1910 ). He was also the means of establishing a fund to enable candidates for the ministry in his denomination to go to a Welsh university college .
He edited Y Winllan , 1894-7 , and Yr Eurgrawn Wesleyaidd , 1912-28 . He published Esboniad ar yr Actau ; Ymneilltuaeth Eglwys Loegr ; Cofiant John Evans, Eglwysbach (jointly with J. P. Roberts ); an essay, ‘ Beirniadaeth y Beibl, ei Hegwyddorion Cyffredinol a'i Gwerth ’; articles to the Geiriadur Beiblaidd ; and the introduction to Llestri'r Trysor , 1914 .
Rev. Edward Tegla Davies, D.Litt., (1880-1967), Bangor
Published date: 1959