Llansantffraid map

AREA OF MONTGOMERTSHIRE
ASSOCIATED WITH JAMES OWEN BEFORE
HIS FAMILY MOVED TO LLANIDLOES

PLACES HIGHLIGHTED

James Owen's father Thomas might have farmed at Holywell Farm, just west of Sarnau.

'James Owen (Penrhos)' is enscribed on James's headstone; Penrhos being the hamlet situated between Sarney (Sarnau) & Deythur (Deuddwr).

James was born at Llansantffraid and married Susannah Morgan on 21 April 1829 at Llansantffraid-Ym-Mechain.

She had been born and christened at Llandysilio, as was their daughter, Isabel(la) .

James & Susannah lived at Sarney (Sarnau), Deythur (Deuddwr) & Domgay during the early years of their marriage.

Their sons, Elias & Elijah, were christened at Domgay Independent & Congregational Chapel which is actually near Four Crosses on a section of the A483 called The Street.

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