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                LOST MARINERS - MONUMENTAL INSCRIPTIONS 

Llansantffraed  churchyard has many gravestones that record the Llanon men who went to sea many of whom died far away away  but are remembered and recorded on family gravestones. This list is in date order, and lists some of the men who died at sea and includes many who lost their lives in the two world wars.

NAME HOUSE NAME LOST YEAR
REES, DAVID COURT M.M. DIED AT SEA  AGED 62 1888
JONES, THOMAS TROEDYRHIW LOST LIFE ON S.S. EMMANUEL AGED 40 1891
DAVIES, THOMAS CAPT.   MASTER OF THE LIMA DIED IN RANGOON AGED 48 1893
RICHARDS, WILLIAM CAPT PANTEG DROWNED STRAITS OF FLORIDA AGED 39 1894
LEWIS, RICHARD DAVID PORTLAND PLACE LOST HIS LIFE STRAITS OF FLORIDA AGED 14 1894
JENKINS, DAVID TY ISAF DIED OF CHOLERA ON JOURNEY TO CHILE 1894
DAVIES, JOHN THOMAS CONSTANT DIED ON A JOURNEY BETWEEN ACYAB AND LIVERPOOL AGED 27 1895
EVANS, THOMAS SWAN DIED AT ANTOFAGASTA CHILE AGED 17 1895
RICHARDS, WILLIAM MARION VILLA M.M. DIED ROSARIO ARGENTINA AGED 54 1895
RICHARDS EVANS CAPT. GLANMORFA DROWNED ON A VOYAGE SERERANG JAVA-ST MICHAL AGED 51 1897
EVANS, JOHN PRIORY LOST ON A JOURNEY LAGUNA BRAZIL TO FALMOUTH AGED 38 1898
JONES, EVAN REES BRYNAMLWG DROWNED ON A JOURNEY  PHILADELPHIA TO HAVANA AGED 29 1899
JENKINS, JAMES HUGHES GLENYDD LOST ON A JOURNEY GUAYAQUIL ECUDOR AND CALLEO PERU AGED 16YRS 1907
EVANS, THOMAS CAPT WAVE VILLA DROWNED S.S. ORBO AGED39 1909
JAMES, JAMES LEWIS CADWGAN DIED ON A VOYAGE RANGOON TO RIO AGED 37 1910
JONES, LEWIS DANIEL 2 CHAPEL ST. DROWNED ON A VOYAGE BREMEN -HAMBURG AGED 37 1912
EVANS, D.J. CAPT OMIA LOST HIS LIFE AT SEA AGED 30 1917
EVANS, JENKIN PRIORY DROWNED AT WHITBY AGED 49 1918
JONES, THOMAS CAPT.. GWALIA DROWNED AGED 51 1918
JAMES, EVAN 3 BRIDGE ST. LOST ON S.S. CARDIFF HALL NEAR CORK AGED 24 1925
JOHN LEWIS IVOR TANYFFORDD LOST ON S.S. CARDIFF HALL NEAR CORK AGED 24 1925
JONES, DAVID IORWERTH ROSEMOUNT LOST ON S.S. CARDIFF HALL NEAR CORK AGED 22 1925
JONES, THOMAS HANDEL GWALIA LOST ON S.S. CARDIFF HALL NEAR CORK AGED 24 1925
SWEENEY, ROBERT J. GREEN GARDEN LOST HIS LIFE ON S.S. LINGEN AGED 17 1931
DAVIES, DAVID JAMES SUNNY VILLA LOST AT SEA AGED 18 1939
EVANS, THOMAS MORGAN GLANPERIS LOST AT SEA S.S. CASTLEMOER AGED 34 1940
LEWIS, CHRISTOPHER D. THE MOUNT DIED IN ENEMY ACTION AGED 40 S.S. STANBURN 1940
SWEENEY, EVAN WILLIAM GREEN GARDEN DIED IN ENEMY ACTION S.S. EMPIRE ENDURANCE AGED 28 1941
JENKIN, TOM ELLIS CAPT GLENYDD LOST AT SEA AGED 37 S.S. EMPIRE BLANDA 1941
MORGAN, WILLIAM JAMES PERIS TERRACE LOST AT SEA AGED 54 S.S. CANFORD CHIME 1941
JOHN WILLIAMS TROEDYRHIW DROWNED OFF AFRICA S.S. SAN EMILIANO AGED 25 1942
MORGAN, EVAN IORERTH DAUNTLESS DROWNED OFF AFRICA S.S. SAN EMILIANO AGED 39 1942
DAVIES, SIMON SUNNY VILLA LOST HIS LIFE AT SEA S.S. EMPIRE AMETHYST AGED 24 1942
WILLIAM E HERBERT CAPT GWYNLYS M.M. S.S. STANGARTH AGED 47
1942

 

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