Vaughans Monumental Inscriptions in St Harmon Church, Radnorshire

St Harmon Parish Church, Radnorshire (Feb 2010)
When Anne Vaughan married Stephen Wilson Kinsey on 7 December 1832 at the parish church in St Harmon, so began the study of the Vaughans of St Harmon.

A few years back the Powys Family History Society transcribed the monumental inscriptions for St Harmon Parish Church.  Here are the entries for Vaughans:
Vaughan Monumental Inscriptions of St Harmon Parish Church, Radnorshire

Gleaned from Monumental Inscriptions of St Germanus Parish Church, St Harmon, Radnorshire published by the Powys Family History Society (PFHS) in 2008.

Sacred to the memory of Edward Vaughan Esq. of Alltgoch.
Justice of the Peace and Church Warden of this Parish for 38 years.  Born 31st October 1841.  Died 28th December 1908.

In life is death.  Lord abide with me.

Also in loving memory of his wife Margaret Mary Vaughan.  Who died on September 28th 1923.  Aged 68 years.

Jesus calls us to heavens perfect peace.

In loving memory of Mary Vaughan.  Died July 31 1927.  Aged 88.

In memory of John Vaughan late of Alltgoch in this parish,
he died November 1st 1801.  Aged 55 years.  Also of Ann relict of the above John Vaughan who died August 18 1826.
Aged 71 years.

Farewell my dear and faithful wife
My sons and daughters too
Tho’ never in this mortal life
Again you must view

Above in our Saviour’s footsteps tread
of love divine possessed
And then your remembrance the dead
Your Soul will be at Rest.

In memory of the Revd. Edward Vaughan, M.A. late of this parish:
many year curate of Blakesley, Northhamptonshire.
He died the 27th November 1815.  Aged 60 years.

Remember friend that you must die
And into dust soon falls
To sow in Tears and reap in joy
Is what I wish you all.

T. Barker, Newbridge, Sculptor.

To the memory of Thomas Vaughan, late of Alltgoch in this
parish who departed this life October 30th 1823.  Aged 47 years.  Also of John Vaughan of the above place who departed this life June 16
1843.  Aged 58 years.

Also of two daughters of the said John Vaughan.
Cecilia died November 1st 1837.  Aged 3 years.
Jane died November 8th 1840.  Aged 18 months.

Interior Inscriptions

East Window
To the glory of God and in pious memory of my deceased family.  This window is given by me Edward Vaughan of Alltgoch.  AD 1908.
In memory of William Hughes Jones, Gilfach.  Born 1912.  Died 1986.
The relationship, if any, of Rev. Edward Vaughan to the Vaughan family of Alltgoch Farm is, at this time, unclear.


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