LEWIS, THOMAS (18th century), a hymn-writer

Name: Thomas Lewis
Gender: Male
Occupation: hymn-writer
Area of activity: Poetry; Religion
Author: Ray Looker

who lived at Ynys-wen in the parish of Llanegwad, Carmarthenshire, and, at another period, at Castellhywel, Cardiganshire. A volume of long hymns composed by him and entitled Caniadau Duwiol was published in 1795. This also contains a poem of praise to the author by David Richards (Dafydd Ionawr).


Published date: 1959

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