The historic graveyard of the former Saron Chapel, Troedyrhiw allows those who have gone before us in our village to speak to us. A careful examination of the memorial inscriptions can tell us a great deal about how and when they lived. Look at the following list of occupations, for example, and try to find them in the photographs. What were their names? When did they die? Which jobs are familiar and which unfamiliar?
SADDLER, MECHANIC, FARRIER, CARPENTER (SAER), WIFE OF FOUNDER,PUBLICAN, RAILMAN, MINISTER OF CHAPEL, WIFE OF MINISTER, CORDWAINER, BUTCHER, STOKER, MASON,CHEMIST, COAL MINER who died in a colliery accident (ddamwain y lofa)