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JAMES , WILLIAM ( 1769 - 1847 ) ,

who d. 13 June 1847 , aged 78, is recorded here as having been the last survivor of the ‘ Trevecka Family’ established by Howel Harris . Possibly he was the son of the Glamorganshire William James who (with wife and two daughters) entered the Family in 1776 ; see Cylch. Cymd. Hanes M.C. , ix, 19, 45-6.

Author:

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

Published date: 1959