Astronomers: Cardiganshire


Evans, John Silas, Canon (1864-1953), amateur astronomer and author, studied in Lampeter, later in life retired to Aberystwyth.

Evans; Thomas Luther, Captain (1852-1929), amateur astronomer, born Aberaeron.

Griffith, John, Rev. (1860-?), amateur astronomer and early investigator into megalithic astronomy, born Ponterwyd.

Jenkins, Griffith Parry (1860-1940), amateur observer, popular lecturer, originated from Llancynfelin: later emigrated to Canada.

Jones, Evan Lewis  (1876-?), popular lecturer, born Aberaeron.

Jones, Rhishard Llewelyn (1865-1932), Deputy Director of Kodaikanal and Madras Observatories, India, born in Uchaf-Talybont.

Owen, Gwilym [Prof.] (1880-1940), professor of physics at Aberystwyth.

Owen, John R. (?-c.1977), of Llanrhystud, amateur astronomer, observer, popular lecturer, took possession of Pontllyfni meteorite.

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