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Dafys (Davies), Dafydd (1880-1920)

Dafys (Davies), Dafydd

Llanfyrnach, Breconshire?, Wales; carpenter (fl.1880-1920)

An itinerant carpenter. He was mentioned in the recollections of D J Williams of Llanyfyrnach: ‘…he was called upon to do all sorts of jobs… his plans came clear out of somewhere into his head and his measurements were infallible’. His full name was Dafydd Sa’r Llwyncelyn (David the carpenter of Llwyncelyn).

Source: Bebb, Welsh Furniture (2007), II, p. 250.