He was a native of
, where he
kept a shop
for the greater part of his life. He was a strong supporter of
doctrines and was generally known as ‘
.’ He wrote several pamphlets in defence of his faith, notably
Y Cyff Athrawiaethol; yn nghyd ag amrai o'i ganghenau mewn naw o benodau anerchiadol at Drinodwyr y Byd
. He also employed verse for the expression of his theological and political ideas. His poetic compositions include a lengthy poem,
Telyn yr Oes, neu Gân ar y Beibl mewn mewn gysylltiadau pwysig i'r byd wedi eu dosbarthu yn dair pennod yn
cynnwys dros gant ac wyth o linellau
, and two ballads —
Y Llo Aur yn arwain llu
Anerchiad Mr. John Jones i John Bwl, yswain, ar y gwaddoliadau, trethoedd, etc.
. He d.
12 Jan. 1888
, aged 72.
, second ed.,
Cardiff Free Libraries, Catalogue of Printed
Literature in the Welsh Department
Walter Thomas Morgan (1912-90), Aberystwyth