Fenton (Richard)

  • 1747–1821
  • Pembrokeshire, Tyddewi ... St Davids
  • antiquarians
  • (agents)
Welsh poet and author of topographical works
Fenton, Richard, “A history of Pembrokeshire, by George Owen, Esq. of Henllys, Lord of Kemes, with additions and observations by John Lewis”, The Cambrian Register 2 (1799): 53–230.
Welsh Journals Online: <link> Internet Archive – Transcription: <link>
Fenton, Richard, “An account of an ancient game formerly used in Pembrokeshire, South Wales”, The Cambrian Register 1 (1796): 168–176.
Welsh Journals Online: <link>
Fenton, Richard [anonymous], “A short view of the long life of that ever wise, valiaunt, and fortunat commander Rice ap Thomas, knight ... a privie councillor to Henrie VII”, The Cambrian Register 1 (1796): 49–144.  
“The original manuscript, of which this is a copy, was written in the early part of the reign of James the First”.
Welsh Journals Online: <link>

See also: Pembrokeshire
Pembrokeshire/Sir Benfro
No short description available

See more
Pughe (William Owen)
Pughe (William Owen)
(d. 1835)
Welsh scholar, antiquarian, author, lexicographer; author of a Welsh and English Dictionary (1803)

See more
Tyddewi [St Davids]
Tyddewi ... St Davids cathedral church
No short description available

See more


Secondary sources (select)

Reference works
Oxford dictionary of national biography, Online: Oxford University Press, 2004–present. URL: <http://www.oxforddnb.com>. 
comments: General editors include Lawrence Goldman, et al.
Roberts (Brynley F.) [id. 9298. ‘Fenton, Richard (1747–1821)’] direct link
Welsh biography online, Online: National Library of Wales, 2009–present. URL: <https://biography.wales>.
North (Frederick John) [id. s-FENT-RIC-1747. ‘FENTON, RICHARD (1747 - 1821), poet and topographical writer’] direct link
The following does not refer to the present page, but to the data record for the currently selected query subject. It is not yet accessible on its own.
User:Automator , C. A., Dennis Groenewegen
Page created
May 2020, last updated: May 2022