Emrys

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Welsh form of AMBROSE (SEE Ambrose). The name has been very commonly used in families of Welsh origin in the 20th century.

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  • Emrys Roberts — Emrys Owen Roberts (22 September 1910 – 29 October 1990) was a Welsh Liberal politician and businessman.Education early careerEmrys Roberts was born at Caernarfon and educated at Caernarfon Grammar School [Balsom Birch, A Political and Electoral… …   Wikipedia

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  • Emrys Jones — (1920 2006) was Professor of Geography at the London School of Economics and a renowned author and consultant in the fields of geography and urban planning.BiographyYouthEmrys Jones was born to Samuel and Anne Jones on August 17, 1920, in… …   Wikipedia

  • Emrys James — (1 September 1930 5 February 1989), was a Welsh Shakespearean actor. He also performed in many theatre and TV parts between 1960 and 1989, and was an Associate Artist of the Royal Shakespeare Company. He was born in Machynlleth, the son of a… …   Wikipedia

  • Emrys Hughes — (10 July 1894 ndash; 18 October 1969) was a Welsh Labour politician, best known for being the biographer and son in law of Keir Hardie, the Scottish Labour politician.Hughes was born in Tonypandy, Wales, the son of the Reverend J. R. Hughes. He… …   Wikipedia

  • Emrys Hughes — (* 10. Juli 1894 in Tonypandy; † 18. Oktober 1969) war ein walisischer Politiker der Labour Partei, der heutzutage in erster Linie als Schwiegersohn und Biograph von Keir Hardie bekannt ist. Leben Hughes wurde in Tonypandy in Wales als Sohn des… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Emrys Evans — For the rugby union and rugby league footballer of the 1930s and 40s for Wales (RU), Llanelli, Wales (RL), and Salford, see Emrys Evans (rugby). Sir David Emrys Evans (1891 – 20 February 1966) was a Welsh classicist and university principal. Life …   Wikipedia

  • Emrys Jones (actor) — Infobox actor name = Emrys Jones caption = birthdate = 22 September 1915 birthplace = Manchester, England deathdate = 10 July 1972 deathplace = Johannesburg, South AfricaEmrys Jones (22 September 1915 10 July 1972) was an English actor.Making his …   Wikipedia

  • Emrys G. Bowen — Professor Emrys George Bowen FRGS, FSA, BA, MA, LLD, DUniv, (known as E G Bowen) (28 December, 1900 8 November ,1983), was an internationally renowned Geographer with a particular interest in the physical geography and social geography of his… …   Wikipedia

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