Welsh Coastline, Porthcawl

    Business: Entrepreneur, Financier, Banker, businessman

    Many world famous businessmen have surprisingly either come from Wales or have important Welsh connections. Some have incredible stories, most have quietly got on with business making changes that effect millions but few know their names. Entrepreneurs with Welsh connections include Laura Ashley, Charles Rolls, J.P.Morgan, Sir Howard Stringer and many many more!

    Bledry Morgan, related to Sir Henry Morgan

    Bledry Morgan

    Colonel Morgan should not be confused with the buccaneer, Sir Henry Morgan, Governor of Jamaica.

    Colonel Bledry Morgan is thought to have been a relative of Sir Henry Morgan and worked with him on a number of occasions. He was an important person in Jamaica between 1660 and 1670. At the taking of Panama by Henry Morgan in 1670 the Colonel commanded the rearguard of 300 men.

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