HWMFFRE ap HYWEL, or HWMFFRE HYWEL (fl. during the first half of the 17th century), poet

Name: Hwmffre ap Hywel
Gender: Male
Occupation: poet
Area of activity: Poetry
Author: Ray Looker

A native (apparently) of North Wales. Some examples of his work exist in manuscript, and these include poems written to various members of the Nannau, Corsygedol, Cefnamwlch, and Egryn families between 1627 and 1644. Six englynion written by him in thanks for an oar are also found. No details concerning his life are known.


Published date: 1959

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