IEUAN ap BEDO GWYN, or IEUAN BEDO GWYN (fl. c. 1530-1590?), poet

Name: Ieuan ap Bedo Gwyn
Gender: Male
Occupation: poet
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.


Published date: 1959

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