Frank James, historical personality with a connection to Wales (Pembroke, West Wales, Pembrokeshir)
Frank JamesFirst professional bank robber in US history. Brother of Jesse. He also fought against the 'Robber Barons'.
Connection: Welsh Grandfather. Family originated in Pembrokeshire, West Wales. Brother of Jesse James.
The Frank james I'm talking about is the Welsh National Opera Tenor from the 50's. He was my father! Strangely enough, his sister is called Jessie! My dad died in 1986. He was still teaching singing up until six weeks before his death. He was born and bred in Cardiff 1911-1986.