LLANISHEN, in the Wye Valley of Monmouthshire (Gwent) Wales

My 3XG grandfather James THOMAS moved from Newchurch to marry at Llanvihangel Torymynydd in 1794, then settled in Llanishen c. 1800.
The population in 1861 was 449 and of the 79 households in the parish over 50 were involved in agriculture.

Wye Valley
St. Dennis church
The Wye Valley
St.Dennis, Llanishen
St.Dennis Notice Board
Gravestone of GG granbdfather John Thomas
St.Dennis, Llanishen
Gravestone of my GG grandfather John Thomas 1795-1868,   & his eldest son William 1819 -1879
llanishen Pool
Llanshen map
Llanishen Pool
Map showing location of Llanishen Pool & Pool Cottage where my ancestors lived from 1813
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The last of my THOMAS relatives in Llanishen was 2XG Aunt Sarah 1825-1914 who never married.
 In 1891 she was living at "Great Pool" and in 1901 at "The Gables".  In 1908 she attended the Llanishen Parish Council meeting.  Died 1914.