IEUAN ap BEDO GWYN, or IEUAN BEDO GWYN (fl. c. 1530-1590?), poet
Name: Ieuan Ap Bedo Gwyn
Area of activity: Poetry
Author: Ray Looker
and owner of the Llysyn estate, Llanerfyl, Montgomeryshire, before its purchase by the Herbert family; descendant of one of the younger branches of the family of Neuadd Wen (a neighbouring estate), and therefore of Maredudd, brother of Gruffudd ap Cynan. A little only of his work remains, and this includes a cywydd written to Dafydd ap Ieuan Llwyd of Nantmynach, in 1538.
Brogyntyn MS. at the National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth 2;
Cardiff Manuscript 84;
Cwrtmawr Manuscript in the National Library of Wales 12;
Jes. Coll. MS. at the Bodleian Library, Oxford 17;
NLW MSS 872, 5262;
'Dictionary of Welsh Biography';
Cymru yn hanesyddol, parthedegol, a bywgraphyddol (1875);
- J. Davies, Antiquæ linguæ Britannicæ et linguæ Latinæ, dictionarium duplex (1632);
Collections Historical and Archaeological relating to Montgomeryshire, xvi, 82.
Published date: 1959
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