Dictionary of Welsh Biography


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HUW CORNWY ( fl. 1580-1596 ), bard ;

possibly a native of Llanfair-yng-nghornwy , Anglesey . He wrote elegies upon members of the Anglesey families of Meyrick of Bodorgan and Rhydderch of Myfyrian , and on Rhys ap Thomas . He also engaged in a bardic controversy with Rhydderch ap Rhisiart of Myfyrian .

Sources:

  • Llan. MS. 125;
  • Dafydd Jones (Trefriw) MS. in possession of the writer.

Author:

Robert (Bob) Owen, O.B.E., M.A., (1885-1962), Croesor

Published date: 1959