1833-1877
Mynyddog
portrait

January 10, 1833, Dol Lydan, Llanbrynmair, Monmouth, Wales.

July 14, 1877, at his home Bron-y-gan, Cemaes, Monmouth, Wales.

Old Chapel graveyard.

Davies’s father was Daniel Davies, deacon and precentor in the Old Chapel. He took his bardic name Mynyddog from Newydd Fynyddog, a hill near his home. He conducted eisteddfod in both England and Wales, and visited America in 1876. His works include:

  1. Dyma Feibil annwyl Iesu