Davies (Richard)

  • d. 1581
  • Tyddewi ... St Davids, St Asaph cathedral
Welsh bishop, first of St Asaph, later of St Davids; a scholar whose achievements included translating parts of the New Testament into Welsh and writing the Epistol at y Cembru.

See also: Matthew ParkerParker (Matthew)
archbishop of Canterbury, antiquarian and patron.
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William SalesburySalesbury (William)
(c. 1520–c. 1584)
Salusbury (William)
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St Asaph cathedralSt Asaph cathedral
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Tyddewi [St Davids]Tyddewi ... St Davids cathedral church
St Davids;Tyddewi
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Reference works
Oxford dictionary of national biography, Online: Oxford University Press, 2004–present. URL: <>. 
comments: General editors include Lawrence Goldman, et al.
Williams (Glanmor) [id. 7255. ‘Davies, Richard (c. 1505–1581)’] direct link
Welsh biography online, Online: National Library of Wales, 2009–present. URL: <>.
Williams (Glanmor) [id. s-DAVI-RIC-1501. ‘DAVIES, RICHARD (1501? - 1581), bishop and biblical translator’] direct link
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