Pictures of some of the Gwenlan graves found so far.....

Thomas & Enid

Thomas & Enid

My Grandfather, Thomas John Gwenlan who died 4th March 1967, buried in Bedwellty Cemetery. He was born in 1901, and married Gladys Hogan.

Also in the grave is their daughter, Enid, born 1928, and died 19th June 1938 of Meningitus

Thomas & Caroline

My Great Grandfather, Thomas Gwenlan who died 24th December 1946, buried in Dukestown Cemetery. He was born in 1860, and married Caroline Saunders.

To find where this is, click Dukestown Cemetary

The inscription on the stone reads

(notice the change in spelling of the surname, registered by a Brecknock registrar!):


the beloved daughter of


Dukestown who died June 17th 1891

aged 5

suffer little children to come unto me and forbid

them not for such is the kingdom of God

Also of AGNES their daughter

who died Oct 31 1895

aged 5 months

Jesus called a little child unto him


died Oct 19 1946 aged 81 years

Also the above THOMAS GWENLAND

died Dec 24 1946 aged 86 years

Resting where no shadows fall

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