Lewis ANWYL of Hengae, Gent.
(Abt 1671-1733)
Catherine VAUGHAN
John VAUGHAN of Penarthwnion, Gent.
Catherine JONES
William ANWYL of Hengae, Gent.
Catherine VAUGHAN
(Abt 1702-1793)
Rev. Robert ANWYL of Criccieth


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Rev. Robert ANWYL of Criccieth

  • Born: 1727, Hengae, Tal-y-llyn, Merioneth, Wales
  • Christened: 18 Sep 1727, Tal-y-llyn, Merioneth, Wales 5
  • Married: 13 Apr 1779, Trawsfynydd, Merioneth, Wales 2
  • Died: 4 Jun 1789, Criccieth, Caernarfonshire, Wales
  • Buried: 9 Jun 1789, Criccieth, Caernarfonshire, Wales 3 4

  Research Notes:

Robertus filius Gulielmi Anwill Gen: et Catherinĉ uxoris ejus (baptismal record)


Named as a beneficiary in the Will of his maternal uncle Robert Vaughan of Dolmelynllyn (1738)


Anwyl, Robert, son of William, of Talyllyn, co. Merioneth, pleb. Balliol Coll., matric. 14 Mar 1748/9, aged 20, B.A. 1752 1

Rev. Robert Anwyl, son of William Anwyl of Talyllyn, Merioneth, matriculated Balliol College, Oxford, 1748-9: B.A. 1752; Rector of Criccieth-cum-Ynyseynhaiarn and Treflys, 1772; lived at Bachysaint, Criccieth, and died June 9th, 1789, aged 61. 4


Robert Anwyl, Rector (burial record)

"Here Lie the Remains of the
Revd Robert Anwyl of Rhengae
A.B. Late Rector of this Parish
interred June ye 9th
1789, aged 61.
He was a moral Man, & a conscientious
Minister." 3

  Marriage Information:

Robert married Eleanor ROBERTS, daughter of David ROBERTS of Goppa, Gent. and Barbara, on 13 Apr 1779 in Trawsfynydd, Merioneth, Wales. (Eleanor ROBERTS was born in 1749 in Goppa, Trawsfynydd, Merioneth, Wales, christened on 25 Jul 1749 in Trawsfynydd, Merioneth, Wales, died on 25 Jul 1826 in Dolgelley, Merioneth, Wales and was buried on 29 Jul 1826 in Tal-y-Llyn St. Marys, Merioneth, Wales, aged 77 years.)

  Marriage Notes:

Robert Anwyl, clerk, of Cricieth, Caernarfonshire, to Eleanor Roberts. Marriage at Trawfynydd Merioneth. 2


1 Alumni Oxoniensis (1715-1886).

2 Marriage Bond, Bangor B 16/115.

3 Caernarfonshire, Wales, Lleyn and Eifionydd Church Registers and Gravestone Inscriptions, 1600-1902, Gleanings, p. 160.

4 Y Cymmrodor. The Magazine of the Honourable Society of Cymmrodorion, 1935, Vol. XLIV, p. 12, ftnt. 4.

5 Talyllyn Parish Registers, Baptisms.

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