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DAVIES , JOSEPH E. ( 1812 - 1881 ). Welsh Calvinistic minister in America and author ;

b. at Cwm-Cati Fach , Llanarthne, Carms. He emigrated to America and landed in New York on 25 May, 1842 . He entered the ministry in 1842 and was ordained at Danville , Pennsylvania . He was minister of the CM church at Hyde Park , Scranton, Penn. He published Blwch Diwinyddol sef Corff o Dduwinyddiaeth … ( Scranton and Utica ; 1869-71 ) and Crefydd y Byd Cristionogol . He died at Hyde Park on 1 Jan. 1881 .

Sources:

  • Y Drych newyddiadur cenedlaethol Cymry America , 13 Jan. 1881 .

Author:

Robert (Bob) Owen, O.B.E., M.A., (1885-1962), Croesor

Published date: 2001