Famous People Connected to Flintshire - Wales
Image right - Thomas Pennant (1726-1798)
Those people of note with connections to the county are listed below. Some of these connections are a little tenuous - counties like to lay claim to people of renown!
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- John Parry Sr. (February 10, 1789 – January 13, 1868) was an early Welsh convert to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) and was the first musical conductor of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Parry_(Mormon)
- Thomas Pennant (14 June O.S. 1726 – 16 December 1798) was a Welsh naturalist and antiquary.
- John Thomas, best known for his research into plant dyes
- Thomas Totty, an Admiral who served with Lord Nelson and inherited Cornist Hall, Flint
- Carol Vordemann British media personality