Pen-rhos

Pen-rhos
(Moor End)
Map of Pen-rhos Farm in 1843

1768 Bradney Following the death of John Morgan of Old Court the estate was sold to Henry James, the tenant.


1810 Bradney Henry James was succeeded by his son John, whose eldest son Thomas was of Penrhos.

1836 Memorial Catharine, the Relict of John James of Penrose, in this Parish, died the 13th of August, aged 67

1841 Census: Penrose
Thomas James
Eliza James
Mary James
Ann James
Elizabeth Probert
Ann Morgan
John Moores
William George
James Beauvan
John Winstone


39
4
1
45
25
15
19
20
11
15
Farmer


Independent
Female servant
Female servant
Male servant
Male servant
Male servant
Male servant
Monmouthshire
Monmouthshire
Not Monmouthshire
Monmouthshire
Not Monmouthshire
Monmouthshire
Monmouthshire
Monmouthshire
Monmouthshire
Monmouthshire

1843 Tithe survey Thomas James was owner and occupier of the Homestead.

1851 Census: Penrose Farm
Thomas James
Elizabeth James
Liza James
Betsy James
Mary Ann James
Catharine James
John James
Mariah James
William Edward James
Edmund Ellis
John Williams
Ann James
Head
Wife
Dau
Dau
Dau
Dau
Son
Dau
Son
Serv
Serv
Sister
Mar
Mar
Unm
Unm
Unm
Unm
Unm
Unm

Unm 
Unm 
Unm
52
36
15
13
12
9
7
3
1
20
12
56
Farmer of 180 acres employing 5 laborers
Farmers wife
Farmers daughter
Scholar
Scholar
Scholar
Scholar


Servant
Servant
Sister
Llangattock Lingoed
Herefordshire
Llangattock Lingoed
Llangattock Lingoed
Llangattock Lingoed
Llangattock Lingoed
Llangattock Lingoed
Llangattock Lingoed
Llangattock Lingoed
Monmouthshire
Monmouthshire
Monmouthshire

1852 Burial Ann James, Penrose in this parish, aged 55

1854 Baptism Ellen daughter of Thomas James Penrhoes farmer and Elizabeth his wife

1858 Monmouthshire Beacon Elizabeth James was convicted of stealing a watch from her father Thomas James

1861 Census: Penrose
Thomas James
Elizabeth James
John James
Maria James
William E. James
Thomas James
Elin James
George James
Anne James
William Hopkin
Head
Wife
Son
Dau
Son
Son
Dau
Son
Dau
Serv
Mar
Mar 
Unm






Unm
61
46
17
13
10
8
6
2
6m
30
Farmer of 160 acres employing 3 men & 2 boys

Carter 
Nurse 
Carter’s boy




Agricultural labourer
Llangattock Lingoed
Clodock, Herefordshire
Llangattock Lingoed
Llangattock Lingoed
Llangattock Lingoed
Llangattock Lingoed
Llangattock Lingoed
Llangattock Lingoed
Llangattock Lingoed
Tregare

1863 Burial Cath James, Penrhos, aged 20

1871 Census: Penrhose Farm
Adam Watkins
Mary A. Watkins
Thomas C. Watkins
Lucy E. Watkins
Margaret Fisher
William Brown
John Watkins
Head
Wife
Son
Dau
Serv
Serv
Serv
Mar
Mar


Unm
Unm
Unm
28
26
1
8m
18
23
17
Farmer of 92 acres



General servant domestic
Farm servant
Farm servant
Llanvihangel Crucorney
Llanrothal, Herefordshire
Llangattock Lingoed
Llangattock Lingoed
Llangattock Lingoed
Llangattock Lingoed
Llanvihangel Crucorney

1874 Bradney After the death of Thomas James the estate was sold to Mr. Simon Bar-jonas Preece.

1881 Census: Penrose Farm
Mary Watkins
Head
Wid
65
Annuitant
Llanvihangel Crucorney

          Penrose
Aaron Evans
Mary Evans
Mary Ann Evans
Elizabeth Evans
Catherine Evans
Head
Wife
Dau
Dau
Dau
Mar
Mar
Unm
Unm
Unm
37
33
12
10
4
Farm labourer
Farm labourer's wife
Scholar
Scholar
Scholar
Presteigne, Radnorshire
Lanigon, Breconshire
Glasbury, Breconshire
Lanigon, Breconshire
Merthyr, Glamorganshire

1882 Memorial Elizabeth, widow of the late Thomas James of Penrose died at Rose Cottage on June 9th, aged 70

1891 Census: Penrose Farm
Simmon Price
Rachall Price
Catherine Price
Leah Jane Thomas
Head
Wife
Dau
Serv
Mar
Mar
Unm
Unm
74
74
35
17
Farmer


General servant
Garway, Herefordshire
Raglan
Llandilo
Blaenavon

1901 Census: Penrose Farm
Simon B. Preece
Rachel Preece
Catherine Preece
John Wilcox
Anny Evans
Head
Wife
Dau
Serv
Serv
Mar
Mar
Unm
Unm
Unm
84
84
45
32
19
Farmer (employer)


Carter on farm
General servant domestic
Garway, Herefordshire
Raglan
Llantilio Pertholey
Lampeter, Breconshire
Blaenavon

1911 Census: Penrose Farm
Tom Bayliss
Evelina Bayliss
Edgar Bayliss
Trevor Bayliss
Sarah Johnson
James Amos
Head
Wife
Son
Son
Servant
Servant

Married
Married (4yrs)


Single
Single

38
34
3
1
19
16

Farmer



General Servant (Domestic)
Farm Labourer

Llangattock Lingoed, Monmouthshire
Llangattock Lingoed, Monmouthshire
Monmouth Llanbadoc
Monmouth Llanbadoc
Monmouth Cwmyoy
Hereford Ocle Pychard

Last updated September 2018