EVANS, BENJAMIN (1816 - 1886), Baptist minister and author

Name: Benjamin Evans
Date of birth: 1816
Date of death: 1886
Gender: Male
Occupation: Baptist minister and author
Area of activity: Literature and Writing; Religion
Author: Robert Thomas Jenkins

Born at Dre-fach, Carmarthenshire, 2 November 1816, but his parents removed to Tredegar. He was at Pontypool Baptist College (1839-42), and afterwards ministered at Hirwaun (1842-57), at Aberdare (1857-61), and at Neath (1861-86). He wrote much in periodicals, and from 1860 till 1869 was joint editor of the Baptist monthly Y Gwyliedydd. He died 4 November 1886.


Published date: 1959

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