Edward Stephen (Tanymarian) Papers

Scope and Content

Book of sermons, some of which were preached at Horeb Chapel, late 1840's.

A lecture entitled Yr America Anyhow, 1874.

Administrative / Biographical History

Edward Stephen was born in 1822 in Merioneth. His real name was Edward Jones, but he adopted his grandfather's name, Stephen, and soon dropped the Jones. He attended the Bala Congregational College and in 1847 was ordained minister at Horeb Chapel in Penmaenmawr, Caernarfonshire. He was a composer of hymns as well as a poet. He died in 1885.


Incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts

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Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, January 2003.

Other Finding Aids

A typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference numbers : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 94, 11791

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