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Holy Trinity Church
Eglwys y Drindod Sanctaidd
Clergy Biographies
1840 – Thomas Williams MA.(Jesus College Oxford).

Canon of Llandaff, Tutor of the Diocesan Divinity School. Previously Vicar of Trostrey. Headmaster of King Henry VIII Grammar School. c 1820

1866 – Alex Stammers

There is nothing known about him but his name.

1868 – Webb David Horwood

Previously Perpetual Curate of St. James’ Pontypool and originally a Wesleyan Minister.

1876 – Henry Peake BA.(Jesus College Oxford).

Previously for 47 years Headmaster of King Henry VIII Grammar School.

1880 – Jonathan Howell M.A.(Cantab).

Also Chaplin to the Joint Counties Asylum (Pen–y–fal Hospital). Previously Assistant Curate of Wrexham. Resigned 1892 on appointment to All Saints, Derby.

1893 – John Roberts Phillips B.A.(St. Aidens College Birkenhead).

First Vicar of Holy Trinity Abergavenny 1895. Previously Vicar of Holy Trinity Pontnewydd. Rural Dean of Abergavenny. Ob. 1919

1920 – William Pugh K.A.(Oxford).

Previously Assistant Curate in the Parish of St. Margaret’s, Roath, Cardiff and Minor Canon of Llandaff Cathedral.

1925 – David Wetherill L.Th.(University of Durham).

Previously Assistant Curate of St. German Roath
1892 – 1900. Rector of Merthyr Dyfan with St. Paul, Barry (Canon of Monmouth).

1933 – Thomas Wailes Griffiths B.A.(Wadham College Oxford).

Previously Assistant Curate of this Parish.

1937 – Malcolm Gell Riley B.Sc.(University of North Wales).

Previously Curate of Usk, St. Germain’s Roath Cardiff and Monmouth. Resigned 1960 on appointment to St. Catherine’s Home Ventnor, Isle Of Wight.

1960 – Ronald Davies B.A.(University of Wales).

Previously Vicar of St. Matthew’s Newport. Rural Dean of Abergavenny 1967. Chaplin of Nevill Hall Hospital. Retired 1984. Canon of Monmouth 1975.

1984 – 2005 Royston Peter Matthews B.A.(St. David’s College Lampeter).

Diploma in Theology (University of Wales 1964). Diploma in Pastoral Studies (University of Wales 1969). Previously Assistant Curate Fairwater Cardiff, 1964 – 1971. and Cadoxton juxta Barry 1967 – 1971. Rector of Henllys with Bettws, Newport 1971 – 1984. Chaplin at Nevill Hall Hospital 1984. Vicar of Holy Trinity Church 1984 – 2005. Honorary Canon of Monmouth 2005.

2007 – Dr. Bernard Sixtus M.A.(Hamburg University and University of Leeds).

Previously Assistant Curate of St. George’s Anglican Church, Paris, France 2003 – 2007.