Trealaw, Mid Glamorgan
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

Historic maps of Trealaw and the local area, hand-drawn by Ordnance Survey cartographers and Samuel Lewis.

Gifford Family.

I am researching the family of James Gifford and Selina [Francis], married 1882 in Pontypridd, They had a son, William [Willy], born 1887 in Tonypandy. Their address in the 1911 census was, 55, Brithweunydd Road, Trealaw. ...Read full memory

A memory of Trealaw by Ken Evans

Howells Of Brithweunydd Road

I am researching the Howells branch of my family. My mother was Eileen Howells and she had a sister, Enfys Howells. Parents were Ivor and Iovie Howells. They ran a grocers shop on Brithweunydd Street. I wonder if anyone remembers my family?

A memory of Trealaw by Alison Lynch

Matthew Henry Francis

I am researching the family, Francis. James Francis was born in 1852 in Monmouth and married Selina Owens, in 1872. They had a son Matthew Henry and a daughter Sarah Jane. Matthew married Ellen and they had 4 children; ...Read full memory

A memory of Trealaw by Ken Evans