David Evans , the eldest son of John Evans , became the owner and publisher of the Carmarthen Journal in 1820 , and continued to print that weekly newspaper up to the number for 18 July 1823 . The succeeding number was published by his brother John Evans , who d. 7 Jan. 1840 , aged 42. He had previously, in 1832 , transferred the Journal to his brother William Evans (d. 1847 ), who continued to publish it until 9 July 1844 . Like his father, the youngest son printed Seren Gomer also for a time.
Sir William Llewelyn Davies, M.A., LL.D., F.S.A. (1887-1952), Aberystwyth
Published date: 1959