Pritchard, Rowland Hugh (Roland Huw) 14.jan.1811-24.jan.1887 Wales Merionethshire, Llangower - Flintshire, Holywell
minister, choral conductor at local churches, precentor at the Saaiwns y Bala, 1850 as cloth and laundry manufacturer residing at 11 Little Street in Bala and 1860 at 145 Tegid Street in Corwen both Merionethshire, until his death he worked as a hand in a cloth factory, he died at Gwenffrwd House Greenfield Street in Holywell with printer/publisher James Kerfoot Evans as only heir of his estate worth 10 pound (apparently he did'nt do well in business), he is best remembered for his hymntune Hyfrydol ; 1840 in Bala he married Elizabeth (Merionethshire, Llanfor 1805-)

[Hayden 1977 gives erroneously born Graienyn Merionethshire which is the name of a lake 'Llyn y tri Graienyn' between Corris and Dolgellau]

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* Love divine, all loves excelling
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