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red mail Charles Bayliss
I am looking for the grave of my ancestor charles bayliss who died on 25th Jan Tanlan, Ruabon 1858. He was 36 and married to Hannah Morris. Thankyou.
born 16/03/1788 Ruabon,Denbigh.Wales. Parents - William and Elizabeth. Any info on his life will be appreciated.
red mail IOAN JONES
I have a spare marriage for Ioan Jones 1895 a miner by profession if anyone would like certificate,it is free please contact me on Curious Fox.John
red mail 3 Copperas, Ruabon
On the 1881 Census JAMES and MARGARET/MARGLIT (his wife) SHARPE born c1837 and c 1833 resp. are shown as living at the above address. Both their occupations are shown as "Zinc Spelter Furnaceman". Presumably they had left their home in Warrington in search of work, having left children aged 3, 6, 8, 12 and 16 in the care of the elder brother (JOHN) aged 20! Also living at 3 Copperas is ANN SAVAGE (Head, Widow and Grocer) and her daughter ELIZABETH ANN BOWEN aged 15, scholar. Does anyone have information on COPPERAS and would it have been common practice for parents to leave children like this to follow work?
red mail EVANS
I am looking for any relavant info for George Ashton Evans born 1864 in Ruabon. Married Suzannah Craven born 1868 in Wrexham
red mail Bellis/Powell Families in Ruabon
Looking for any help on my ancestors William Bellis born 1819 Ruabon son of William Bellis. He married Sarah Powell born 1822 in 1843 in Ruabon (daughter of John Powell & Ann ?) Unable to research past William Bellis senior & John Powell. Any help or info from anyone able to access records in the area very much appreciated.
red mail Relative Search
My Great Grandmother, Kezia Carless, lived for over 50 years at addresses in Ruabon; subsequently dying in 1925. She was married to James Carless who died in 1930.Kezia, on various Census gave her place of birth as Exminster, Devon, and Teignmouth, Devon. She was married in 1844 in Worcester, where her maiden name is shown as Coombes. Despite extensive enquiries the Record Office, Southport, have no Birth record of Kezia Coombes. Can anyone in Ruabon provide Kezias d.o.b., where she was born and her correct maiden name. Many Thanks.
red mail ROBERTS/Afoneitha,Ruabon JONES/Llanfwrog,Ruthin
My 2 x Great Grandparents John Roberts and Catherine Jones lived in Stryt Issa (Street Issa), Penycae, Ruabon between c1858 - 1911. John was a Coal Minor and was born in Afoneitha, Ruabon c1835. Catherine was born in Llanfwrog, Ruthin c1838. John Robert's parents were Richard Roberts and Jane Unknown. Catherine's parents were John Jones and Margaret Unknown. Their children where Margaret, Anne, William, Thomas, Isaac, Fred Fanny (Francey), Sarah. Wishing to hear from any possible connections.
red mail Jones information
I'm looking for information on my grandfathers family. His name Ernest Donald Jones born 23rd April 1915 in Ruabon, Wales he died in 1993 in Surrey. He married my grandmother Ruby Hilda Hartland in 1910. He had 2 brothers Cliff/Clifford and Ray, a sister possibly Alice known as Cissy. His mothers maiden name was Morris, her name could be either Rachel or Ruth, she died when he was about 9 of TB, his father was also possibly called Ernest, he died when my grandfather was 12 of a Coal Mining Back injury. I've managed to research my grandmothers family right back to 1700 but with my grandfather I cant get anywhere and sadly we dont have anyone in the family now who has the information. We also cant obtain his birth certificate without his parents names. Many thanks for help, it really is appreciated.
my greatgrand father David Pearce married a Mary Fairbrother in Ruabon Parish in 1871. does any one have any info re either family ?
red mail Looking for a Grocer born 1853
FANNY was my wife's G. Grandmother born 1853 in RUABON. Alas I can't find her surname. She married WILLIAM SHARPLES from BOLTON before 1881 and then is shown as living in Bolton. So! Do you know of a lady who might fit the bill. Unfortunately there were quite a few William Sharples's who were married about that time in Bolton so finding the right one might be expensive in the long run
red mail Davies/Jones
Looking for the family of Joseph and Mary Anne Cooper Davies of Crane Lane, Cefn Mawr, Ruabon and family of Herbert and Rachel Davies Jones from Ruabon but living in Liverpool by 1911 when my father Frederick Davies, their nephew, was born and came to live with them. Their children were Esme (m. ? who owned a cigar store/chain and had Angela ~1931 and Barry ~1932), Stanley who was in the RAF (m. Virginia and had Pamela Llyne ~1944/45), Trevor was on SS Avoceta (m. ? and possibly son Michael), Harold who was a teacher (m. Gladys Edwards and had Glynys), Glyn (m. Edna and had Judith), and Ken was a Guardsman in 1944 possibly in Devon (m. Billie). Rachel (Rae) and my grandfather Harry Havelock Wesley Davies (b. 1876 and m. Lizzie Beresford ~1910) were the children of Joseph and Mary Anne Cooper Davies.
red mail Benjamin Wigley b 1936
Whilst carrying out a search of NorthWalesBMD, looking at Wigley births, I came across Benjamin, registered in the Ruabon district. My 3 times great grandfather, b c1766, was also called Benjamin Wigley, and lived in the Mold district. As the name reappears a further 3 times in my tree, it seems possible that Benjamin, b1936, and I share a common ancestry. I would be most grateful if anyone could give me any information, or better still, put me in touch with him or his descendants.
does any one know of this name in ruabon in the 1800 century.
red mail William MASSEY of Ruabon 1840-1870
William MASSEY married at Wrexham in 1818, and lived in Bangor, Erbistock and then Ruabon. In all available censuses he gave has birthplace as Chester c1796, but I have not been able to trace his birth or baptism. I suspect he had connections with the other MASSEY families at Erbistock and later Ruabon, but have not yet found a link. Do you know something I don't? He was at Gyfelia c1830-1860, and Tyddn Ucha 1868-1870. Donald
red mail Sarah Clarke
looking for any information about Sarah Clarke´s family. She was born in Ruabon around 1824 and we know she must have moved to the Macclesfield area (m. Samuel Stansfield 1851) but we don´t know anything about her family in Ruabon. Thanks.
red mail looking for assistance
Looking for any information on Alice Burgess born 1790 LLandrinio and Daughter Ann born 1820 Ruabon. Both appear in 1861 in Sedgley,Wolverhampton where Ann was living. No sign of Father. Ann Married Gideon Titley in 1838 aged 17 in Wolverhampton area but can find no record prior to 1861 or any other family member. Any assistance gratefully recieved. would love to hear from any descendants of family too
red mail Edward Edwards (Nedann)
My Tiad living in Ruabon until he pass away, during my childhood he lived with my Nian Elizabeth Anne Edwards, at 72 Newhall Road, Ruabon. He worked at Hafod Colliery. Passed away at The Mealor Hospital in 1985. I would love to know more about both my Tiad and my Nian. Regards Kevin
red mail Deeks Family 1881
Looking for any info about Deeks family living in Ruabon in 1881 John wife Eliza. John is my husbands GGGrandfather
red mail Phenix
I am trying to locate any details of my Grandfather Price Phenix Who,according to the 1871 Census of England was Born in Ruabon about 1836 to 1840.His Father was John Phenix(sometimes spelt Phoenix) and the family lived in that area. Can anyone help?
red mail Massey Family of Ruabon
I am looking for info on the Massey Family of Gyfelia Farm, Ruabon. I have info from the 1871 and 1861 censuses but cannot find anything previous to these. Edward and Anne Massey and children, David, Ellen, Thomas and William.
red mail Hughes
I have birth certificate of Samuel Hughes, born 9 May 1847 at Aberderfyn, Ruabon. Mother named as Mary Hughes. No father. Later Samuel moved to Stoke on Trent where he married Sarah Jones in 1869. Marriage cert. gives his father as John Hughes, a collier. Census's give his birth place as Ponkey (Ponciau). He worked as ironstone miner. I have information on his decendants but I am looking for information about his parents.
red mail ann morris born 1804
is anyone researching the family tree that includes ann morris born 1804 ruabon? she went on to marry david marples and lived in liverpool. I know nothing about her before her marriage. can anyone help. thank you
Was Job Biggs from Ruabon?
My great great grandfather James Biggs was born in Chester in 1807. I had asumed that his parents Job and Ann Biggs were from Chester but recently found that they had an older daughter Ann, who was born in Ruabon in about 1798. So were one or both of my 3x greatgrandparents from Ruabon? They certainly lived in Chester from 1807 on until their deaths. DOES ANYONE HAVE ANY KNOWLEDGE OF A BIGGS FAMILY IN THE AREA? If so I would love to hear from you.
red mail Gyfelia Terrace /Ruabon
Iam looking for any information on Thomas hughes BORN 1793 Ruabon I know he lived at Gyfelia Terrace with his son John Hughes B 1834 ruabon and wife Mary (nee Morgan}Iwould like to know Thomas wifes name and any siblings of John Thankyou
red mail The Leek Family
1861 census. Frances Leek, married to John Leek living in Mount Pleasant.John is the step father of 4 Sale children and father of John and Edwin Leek.Does anyone know or have heard of this family.Who was Frances originally married to?
red mail The Sale Family
1861 census 4 Sale children, Elizabeth, Charles, Caroline and ANN. Addressgiven as Mount Pleasant.Any info gratefully received
red mail William Thomas Dodd
Parents were William Dodd and Hannah Davies. William Thomas was born in March 1875 in Aberderfyn Ruabon, which I have certificate for. Other names I have are Joseph, Edward Sarah. Mov ed to Skelmersdale in Lancashire with Grandad and Grandma. Trying to find William and Hannah and what happened to them.
im lukin for information on the coates family who lived in rhos and their ancestors owned plas madoc hall. I also lukin 4 information on maelor place high street ruabon. thanks.
Thomas and Mary Rogers are the parents of my gg grandmother Jane Rogers. Jane married Thomas Povah in 1844. On 1841 census Thomas and Mary were listed with Thomas who was 3 years of age and Jane was 20. Would like to exchange any information on this family. Ann
red mail platt family
looking for the parents of richard platt proably born in the Ruabon area around 1810-1811. Was naturalized in America around 1839. There were others of this family that went to America at the same time around 1830.
Sophia Boliver b/1801 Bodylltyn married Wm. Powell b/1801. Lived in Wrexham, Wales
red mail Sir Watkyn Williams Wynn
I am looking for the familys of the 5th.and 6th.Sir Watkyn Williams Wynn.of Ruabon in the 1800's.
red mail wright
Looking for information on Edward and Amelia Wright and their children - Lemuel , Elizabeth , Edward , John , Mary and Sarah. I think their address in the 1881 census was 107 Hugh Street , Ruabon Thank you
I am searching for birth information (date, place, parents) on Susannah FOULKES who married Francis REPTON 24 Dec 1864 in the Parish of Ruabon. She was 23 at the time, living at Afon Eithaf. Her Father Robert FOULKES was a Miner.
red mail Wilsons in Ruabon
John Wilson painter and decorator in, living at Pont Adam 1871- 1901 census returns. Son Lloyd Wilson lived in Liverpool.
Rogers in Ruabon Wrexham
Looking for info on Thomas Rogers born in 1839 to Thomas and Mary Rogers. Birth Cert says Ruabon, Wrexham, Denbigh/Flint. Anyone have a possible link? At a dead end on this. Thomas the son married Catherine Jones in 1859.
red mail Stephens Familv
I wish to know more about the Stephens Family who were still living in Ruabon up to the 1881 Census.

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