April 19, 1860, Llys Brân, Maenclochog, Pembrokeshire, Wales.

October 22, 1937, Swansea, Glamorganshire, Wales.

A schoolteacher, Rowlands moved to Morriston in 1881, becoming Precentor at Bethania Chapel. He also served at the Morriston Tabernacle Congregational Church (1892–1927), and conducted the Morriston United Choral Society for many years.

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