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ROBERTS , EVAN ( 1718 - 1804 ), trustee of the Trevecka ‘Family,’ a lead-miner from Minera, Denbs. ,

who joined the family in 1757 , and with Evan Moses (q.v.) and James Pritchard , was one of the three trustees appointed by Harris , his special charge being the management of the economic affairs of the community . He d. in 1804 (buried 5 June ), aged 86. See Richard Bennett in Cylch. Cymd. Hanes M.C. , vii, 4-10, and M. H. Jones , ibid., ix, 45.

Author:

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

Published date: 1959