Llanwenarth Baptist Chapel monumental inscriptions

Lewis, Rebecca

  • Died: 17/10/1797
  • Age: 30
  • Birth date: 1767

Grave C1

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In memory of Sarah, the wife of Walter Lewis, of this parish, Gent, who died in peace June 5th 1796 aged 31 years. Also Rebecca, wife of James Lewis, Minister of the Gospel, who died October 17th 1797 aged 30 years. Verse . Am David Lewis (I ydd Gwent) mab yr hwn yf y diweddar barch James Lewis Orllehwn yd y fu farw Tach. 14 1859 yn 65 mlywdd oiedd.
  • Location: Section at front of Chapel - by Cremation Green
  • Description: Pillar in front of Chapel
  • Notes: Sarah & Rebecca were sisters - nee Morgan (see Bradney for the fullMI as the verse explains the relationship) Walter and James were not related. Walter Lewis was of a local family and Rev James Lewis , son of Rev David Lewis of Llangloffan, Pembs (see Chapel Records MLW)

Associated people:

Name Died Born Age Grave
Lewis, David 14/11/1859 1794 65 C1
Lewis, Sarah 5/6/1796 1765 31 C1
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