Cofio Dewi Sant

On this Day March 1st 589AD

We regret to inform you of the passing away of David of Glyn Rhosyn. Not much is known of his family however it is believed that he was the son of Saint Non and the grandson of Ceredig ap Cunedda, king of Ceredigion.


Dydd Gwyl Dewi Hapus

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