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MORYS ap HYWEL (ap TUDUR) ( fl. c. 1530 ), a poet ;

no details are known concerning his life, although a number of his poems remain in manuscripts. They include a number on religious themes, and some addressed to Siôn Wyn of Y Tŵr (Mold) , Edward Puleston of Emral , and Llywelyn ap Ieuan ap Hywel of Moelyrch .

Sources:

  • Bodewryd MS. at the National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth 1 (128);
  • Brogyntyn MS. at the National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth 6 (52);
  • Chirk Castle Manuscript at the National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth 5 (27);
  • Cwrtmawr Manuscripts at the National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth 207 (19), 244 (48b);
  • Gwysaney MS. at the National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth 25 (215);
  • NLW MSS 435 (28b), 675 (6b), 722 (10, 50), 1553 (470, 524, 538), 1559 (588), 2288 (82), 5272 (26), 5273 (31,40), 8330 (355), 13064 (46), 13071 (199), 13081 (62), 13168 (5);
  • J. Davies , Antiquæ linguæ Britannicæ et linguæ Latinæ, dictionarium duplex , 1632 ;
  • Enwogion Cymru. A Biographical Dictionary of Eminent Welshmen , 1852
  • William Owen Pughe , The Cambrian Biography (later ) , 1803 .

Author:

Ray Looker, (Mrs Ray Morgan), Cardiff / Rhymni

Published date: 1959