MORUS BERWYN (fl. c. 1553-1615), poet

Name: Morus Berwyn
Gender: Male
Occupation: poet
Area of activity: Poetry
Author: Ray Looker

A native, apparently, of the Berwyn district of North Wales. A number of his poems remain in manuscripts. Most of these are addressed to various members of North Wales families, including John Salusbury of Lleweni and his wife Katheryn (of Berain), Sir William Morys of Clenennau, Robert Wyn of Foelas, Thomas Vaughan of Hafod, captain William Thomas. There are also a poem in praise of Bishop William Morgan and a number of various englynion.


Published date: 1959

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