The fresh witnesses to that particular were David Thomas out-of Llangolman and Daniel Phillip away from (the new neighbouring farmhouse) Cwmgarw

But James Llewhellin (spelled some in different ways on the significantly more than) had written their last have a tendency to and testament to the twenty-two Can get, 1848, old 47:

“…on my precious spouse Mary Llewhellin [We give] all that I do today enjoys as long as she do continue an excellent widow, however, would be to she again wed, my aforementioned is to try to share with all of my personal eight students the sum of the a dozen lbs for the or before the woman next relationship. … my wife and you will my boy Thomas Llewhellin are combined executors.”

James Llewhellin passed away later you to season. From inside the 1849, Anne Llewhellyn hitched either an excellent John Thomas or an excellent Thomas Jones – however, cannot be tracked in the area after that.

By the 18rose, i discover) are “widow”, “farmer” and you may “head” of the house in the Cwmcerwyn. The woman left youngsters are John (23), Thomas (21) and you may Age (16), all created from inside the “Notton” (probably Nolton?); Sarah (13), produced inside the Roch; William (11), produced within the Henry’s Moat (it slowly found to be providing better!) finally Frances (8), produced in “Monachlogddu”.

There’s also a great William Owen, 15 coping with her or him; a great “ranch slave” to begin with of Llanglydwen

It’s listed for the ‘O’r Witwg i’r Wern’ one to English was possibly the “vocabulary of the hearth” towards the Llewellyns, since evidenced because of the James being generated a chapel warden within this 2 years from relocating to Cwmcerwyn. The majority of primarily Welsh-talking Mynachlogddu got at this point swapped the fresh new Anglican St Dogmael’s chapel on the “ty-cwrdd” Baptist conference blk hesap silme family at Bethel. Your family were and, surprisingly with the some time lay, literate, being able to signal their labels into marriage certificates.

Of the 1861 Elizabeth is gone, and you may, in the event that married, untraceable about wide area (in order to ten kilometers). Mary are a beneficial (still-not-remarried) farmer off 220 acres, using their a couple of boys. Sarah, William and you will Frances continue to be way of life on Cwmcerwyn also, and you may three servants also are noted: John Edward (19, of Mynachlogddu), Dan Evans (sixteen, away from Henry’s Moat) and you will Anne Jones (a good “household housemaid”, fourteen, of Morvil).

es’s earliest man, John Llewhellyn (today 33), are a character of 33 miles at Plasdwbl (Mynachlogddu), through its you to definitely labourer and another child, and you can he could be married to Sarah (27, off Llangolman) and just have bringing a ceiling to possess Caleb Edwards away from Llanglydwen, one of his true servants, who is listed just like the an effective “cartman”. He could be a character regarding 80 acres, married in order to Mary (37, regarding Mynachlogddu) which have about three children, Anne (7), Rachel (4) and you may James (dos, titled shortly after their pops?), and you may a beneficial “stepson”, allegedly Mary’s man, John Davis (10). He’s a couple men servants, Caleb Edward (21) and you may Daniel Thomas (14), and one dairy maid, Sarah Jinkins (18). John Davis grew up in Mynachlogddu, thus you would guess his place and condition from beginning you’ll be easily traceable towards early in the day census; but one would imagine wrong, in this situation, it turns out. Discover a beneficial Mary David (30) on “Blue Page”* into the Mynachlogddu, who’s hitched, however, whose husband is not inside your home; actually, the woman is managing their mom-in-law and you will about three of your own latter’s grandchildren (allegedly yet not necessarily these are the girl people). But (in addition to the dos-step 3 12 months difference in her age, and this does sometimes happen in censuses) it Mary grew up in Llangolman, whereas Thomas’s spouse Mary are detailed as the produced in the Mynachlogddu.

The 2nd eldest kid Thomas (32) is a little ( not much) further afield within Pengraig within the Cilymaenllwyd, Carmarthenshire

Of the 1871, William (31) is direct of the house from the Cwmcerwyn. Their mom (now 70) continues, rather than got various other partner. Possibly their later partner’s stipulation to what substantial commission in order to the youngsters try sufficient to set their of; or perhaps she never ever came across another compatible guy. In either case, at first that courtroom stipulation might have appeared to be produced in acquisition so you can deter her away from remarrying, but it is given that likely (maybe inclined) to have started designed to dissuade a guy out of zero setting of marrying Mary for her currency, and you may making the kids no inheritence. Very, anyway: William, the next earliest kid, becomes the latest farmer in the family. His partner Mariah (of Meline parish) is actually twenty four, as well as curently have three sons: James (step 3, named once their father), Evan (2), and John (1), and centered on an account of the certainly the descendents inside the your regional record book ‘O’r Witwg i’r Wern’, these people were getting ten. There are even a couple servants coping with her or him: David Bowen (18), and you may John Williams (16).