AP HUGH, Owen (1518-1613), of Bodeon, nr. Llangadwaladr, Anglesey.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1509-1558, ed. S.T. Bindoff, 1982
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Family and Education

b. 1518, 1st s. of Hugh ab Owen ap Meurig of Bodeon by Gwen, da. of Morris ap John ap Meredydd of Clenennau, Caern. m. (1) Elizabeth, da. of Rowland Gruffydd of Porthamel, Anglesey, 1s. 2da.; (2) Sybil (or Isabel), da. of Sir William Gruffydd of Penrhyn, Caern., 9s. 4da.1

Offices Held

Commr. subsidy, Anglesey 1546, 1547, 1563, 1572, relief 1550; j.p. 1558/59-1601 or later; sheriff 1562-3, 1579-80; escheator 1571-2.2


Of ancient Welsh stock, Owen ap Hugh lived not far from Newborough. In the year of his return as its second Member, he and his uncle Lewis ab Owen ap Meurig appeared as defendants before the general surveyors to answer charges brought by John ap Robert