1811–1887

Introduction

Born: Jan­u­a­ry 14, 1811, Graienyn (near Bala), North Wales.

Died: Jan­u­a­ry 25, 1887, Ho­ly­well, Flint­shire, Wales.

Buried: Saint Pe­ters Church, Ho­ly­well, Flin­tshire, Wales.

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Biography

Prichard lived most of his life in Ba­la.

In 1844, he pub­lished Cyfailly Can­to­ri­on (The Sing­er’s Friend), a song book for child­ren.

Around 1880, he be­came a loom tend­er’s as­sist­ant at the Welsh Flan­nel Ma­n­ufac­tur­ing Com­pa­ny at Ho­ly­well.

Sources

Music