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).