Gruffydd (Elis)

  • c.1490–1552
  • scribes, historians
  • Flintshire
Welsh administrator and soldier as well as a chronicler and translator, who is probably known for having compiled an extensive Welsh-language chronicle of world history.

See also: FlintshireFlintshire/Sir y Fflint
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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.
Roberts (Brynley F.) [id. 56714. ‘Gruffudd, Elis’] direct link
Welsh biography online, Online: National Library of Wales, 2009–present. URL: <>.
Jones (Thomas) [id. s-GRUF-ELI-1490. ‘GRUFFYDD, ELIS (fl. c. 1490-1552), 'the soldier of Calais,' copyist, translator, and chronicler’] direct link

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