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Albert J. Simons


Albert was born in 1891, the son of Edward and Sarah Simons. He married Winifred Hill. They farmed at the Wern, Glascoed, where his daughter florence Ann Simons was born, in 1931. Some years later, Albert took charge of the Hill Farm, Glascoed.

In these photographs, we see Albert, out and about at Hill Farm, and posing outside the front door with his wife, Winifred and daughter Ann.

Albert’s son, Dennis took over the Hill Farm after Albert.

Ann married into the Cork family. Her husband lived at Bryn Melyn, Glascoed, which his father had helped to build.


Register of Electors: 1922 - at Glascoed Vach. Edward, Sarah and Albert were the registered voters.

1929 - at Glascoed Vach. Edward, Sarah, Wilfred and Violet were the registered voters.

Albert and Winifred were at The Wern.