Thomas Williams (died 24 April 1877) was a Welsh Anglican priest in the mid-nineteenth century.
Williams was born at Llanvapley and educated at Oriel College, Oxford. He held incumbencies at Llanddewi Skirrid then Llanvapleyfrom 1859 to 1880. He was Archdeacon of Llandaff from 1843 to 1857 and Dean of Llandaff from 1857 until 1877.
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James Colquhoun Campbell
| Dean of Llandaff |
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Henry Lynch Blosse
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