He was about 19 when englynion by him appeared in Y Gwladgarwr . In 1852 he published Lloffyn y Gweithiwr, sef Awdlau a Chaneuon ar Wahanol Destynau. In the same year (or the next?) he emigrated to the U.S.A. , to work as a quarryman at Hydeville , Vermont . He continued to write verse and much work by him appeared in Y Cenhadwr Americanaidd and Y Drych. In 1872 was published at Utica , Caniadau Ionoron.
He d. March 1884 at Fairhaven , Vermont . According to Blackwell he was aged 64.
Robert (Bob) Owen, O.B.E., M.A., (1885-1962), Croesor
Published date: 1959