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BEBB , LLEWELLYN JOHN MONTFORD ( 1862 - 1915 ), cleric . Born in Cape Town , South Africa , 16 Feb. 1862 , the elder son of the Rev. William Bebb . He was educated at Winchester and New College , Oxford ; he graduated B.A. with first-class honours in classics and was appointed a fellow and tutor at Brasenose College . He was made vice-principal of that college in 1892 . He was ordained deacon in 1886 and priest in 1887 and in 1898 he was appointed principal of St. David's College , Lampeter . He was made an honorary canon of St. David's in 1910 .

He married Louisa Fraser of London in 1886 and they had four sons and three daughters. He died 22 Nov. 1915 and was buried at Lampeter .

Bibliography:

  • Foster , Alumni Oxonienses ;
  • The Cambrian News , 26 Nov. 1915 ;
  • The Welsh Gazette , 2 Dec. 1915 .

Author:

Thomas Iorwerth Ellis, M.A., (1899-1970), Aberystwyth