b. at the
He was the most famous of a family of
who had established a wide reputation for themselves in that particular profession and had won the confidence of a large number of their contemporaries. His claim to fame, however, was more on account of a natural bent than of any professional qualifications he possessed. He d.
25 May 1788
at the age of 49.
Dr Moelwyn Idwal Williams, M.A., Aberystwyth