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David Rowland Howe Gwynne
Memorial panel, Church of St. Gwendoline, Talgarth, Powys, Wales

Memorial panel Gwynne family Trefecca Fawr
In memory of
Lieut.Colonel David Rowland Howe

The Rifle Brigade
of Trefecca Fawr
died 1958, aged 59 years
and of Madge his wife
died 1974, aged 75 years
and Edmund their son
died 1974, aged 47 years
and June their daughter
died 1978, aged 49 years
and Major Mark White her husband
died 1978, aged 54 years.

Trefecca Fawr: Gentry house of c1650, built by Rebecca Prosser, with later additions. Owned by Thomas Harris of Tregunter, brother of Howel Harris, in late C18, and later by the Gwynne family.

David Rowland Howe Gwynne was born on 10 January 1899 and was baptised in the church of All Saints in Leamington Priors, Warwickshire, England, on 05 April 1899. His parents were Roderick Edmund Gwynne and Edith Hariet Maxwell Gwynne. He was married to Madge Birnie in the church of the Holy Trinity in the Prince Consort Road, London, Westminster, England, on 20 June 1924. His death was registered in Abergavenny, Monmouthshire during the second quarter of 1958.

Madge Gwynne, nee Birnie, was born on 26 September 1898. Her father was Cyril Montague Birnie. She lived with Joan A. Southby and Muriel A. S. Balston at The Down House, Weyhill, Andover, Hampshire, England, in 1939. Her death was registered in Hay, Brecknockshire, during the second quarter of 1974.

Wills and Administrations, 1958
Gwynne, David Rowland Howe, of Treffecca Fawr, Talgarth, Breconshire, died 25 March 1958 at Penpergwm, Abergavenny, Monmouthshire.
Probate (limited to settled land) York 14 November to Edmund St. John Gwynne, fatstock marketing corporation executive and Stella June White (wife of Mark Barrett Haydon White).
Effects £6650. Former Grant York (save and except settled land) 21 July 1958.

Wills and Administrations, 1974
Gwynne, Madge, of Mid-Wales Hospital, Talgarth, Breconshire, died 30 May 1974.
Probate London 31 December £16041.

England Census 1901 about David Rowland Howe Gwynne and family
Residence: No. 12 Brooklands, Filey, Yorkshire, England
Name Relation Marital
Age Birth Place of Birth
Roderick Edmund Howe Gwynne
Edith Harriet Maxwell Gwynne
Roderick Thynne Sackville Gwynne
David Rowland Howe Gwynne
Caroline Kate Allen
Ida Allen
Elenor Thompson
abt. 1859
abt. 1861
abt. 1894
abt. 1899
abt. 1869
abt. 1879
abt. 1878
Cutherline, Breconshire
Paddington, London
Paddington, London
Seavington, Warwickshire
Glemsford, Suffolk
Glemsford, Suffolk
Hunmanby, Yorkshire

Trefecca Fawr
Picture owner: Martin Jones
Source: British Listed Buildings
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Lost Ancestors: 30 October 2021