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John DAVIES of Welshpool - (Aberdyfi, Aberdovey - Merioneth)
John DAVIES was born in Welshpool about 1836. He moved to Warwick and became a flour miller and married Ann from Warwick. Subsequently they moved to Aberdyfi where he was a flour miller. They were living on Copper Hill in the Censuses of 1891 and 1901. Believed to be childless. Martha Jane Davies his niece married Charles Richard Williams of Llandrinio and moved to Aberystwyth. They had 4 children: Nellie 1898; Elizabeth 1900; Dorothy; Gwen.
red mail The Cafe Arthog - (Arthog, Capel Arthog - Merioneth)
Does anybody have any history or pictures of the Cafe at Arthog during the 1920's.It was kept by my Great grandparents William and Annie Edwards.Would be grateful for any response.Diolch
red mail David Roberts Davies - (Bala - Merioneth)
David born in Bala circa 1855, father John, as plasterer by trade. GRO searched 1854-1856 but cannot find him. Has anyone got him on their tree?
red mail Jane DAvies - (Bala - Merioneth)
AM trying to locate info on my g grandmother, Jane Anne Davies. Her parents were WIlliam Davies and Catherine WIlliams. She immigrated to the United States in the 1880's. Before immigrating she was married to a man whose last name was ROberts. They had a son JOhn. SHe married my GGfather, Thomas Jones from Holyhead in 1887 in NEw YOrk state and listed when place of origin as Bala Wales.
red mail Annie May Hughes - (Bala, Y Bala - Merioneth)
Does anyone know more information about Annie May who was from Bala, her father was called Moi, a big man by all accounts. Annie May married John Hughes who was from Mynytho/Llanstyndwy,the family lived in Criccieth/Llanstundwy but also lived in Bala for a while. Annie May had one son David Richard (Dei)(who was born in 1938 and died in 2004),Annie May came from a big family and siblings of Annie May still have family living in the town, Iola Owen and her brother Elfed and formerly Rita Parry, any information about this family tree would be gratefully received, I cannot fill in the missing gaps as my Father is no longer alive to ask. Not sure as to Annie May's maiden name but may have been Griffiths.
red mail William Ellis - (Bala, Y Bala - Merioneth)
Am doing my family tree andam looking for any info about my grandfathers family. My Grandfather was brought up in Penclogwyn in Porthmadog, and then when he married my grandmother Menna they moved to Tyddyn Llwyn in Morfa Bychan, they had four children, Meirion,Eirian,Jane and Delyth, they moved to Felinheli aftermy grandfather had a stroke and then they moved to Llandudno Junction,my grandfather died in the 70's and my grandmother in 1992. Any info would really help to fill in the missing gaps.
William Williams - (Bala, Y Bala - Merioneth)
I am trying to find information regarding William Williams b 1819 in Bala Merioneth, he married Jane ? b 1839 in Llanrhaidr, Denbighshire. Children Mary b 1855, Winifred, Cline b 1870, Sarah Jane b 1861, Elizabeth b 1869 and Robert John b 1866. Thanks
red mail hafodlas cottage bryn saith marchog - (Bryn Saith Marchog, Brynsaithmarchog - Merioneth)
cottage is up a track behind the garage then you go through a farm gate. we are looking for anyinfo from anyone who remembers the gordon family saying there esp edna gordon who was evacuated during the war the family tys to it go back to 1900 we would very much like to find out about it now. those days no gas no running water or elec but happy memories for those who spent time there traveling ffrom liverpool we know that in 1900 they went by pony and trap must have taken a long time
red mail Owen Family - (Bryncrug - Merioneth)
Looking for information of William Owen born c1837, Llanwrin, Montgomery married Mary. Living 1881 Rock Terrace, Bryncrug. Son Lewis Lloyd Daur Mary
red mail Williams - (Carrog - Merioneth)
Looking for Elizabeth Williams and Edward Williams in Carrog 1881 census.
red mail EDWARDS / PRICE - (Carrog - Merioneth)
Seeking any information on my maternal family line, as drawn a complete blank with searches!Cannot trace at all.Info I have came from my late mother. Parents - JOHN EDWARDS + MARY PRICE, - had several children including CATHERINE(my grandmother) and SAPHORA. Mum born and raised in Birkenhead, but remembers visiting with her mother, and says Saphora's daughter, worked in the village shop in Carrog.John Edwards was a slate quarryman. This is all I have to go on, so if anyone can help me to trace my family, please get in touch. Thanks, Cath.
Croesor - (Croesor - Merioneth)
My maternal grandfather OWEN JONES( BORN 27/02/1887) came from CROESOR. His cousins MAGGIE and CATHERINE ANNE kept CROESOR POST OFFICE for many years
red mail Gwynne Jones of Dinas Mawddwy - (Dinas Mawddwy, Dinas-Mawddwy - Merioneth)
Gwynne Jones was born in about 1802 in Dinas Mawddwy Merionethshire.She left home to seek her fortune in about 1827 settling at Dodleston Cheshire where she hoped to learn how to make cheese. There she met and soon married Joseph Woodcock, a young farm labourer.They went on to lead a long and happy life raising several children mainly in the Staffordshire village of Kingswinford. Any further info greatly appreciated.
red mail Looking for Sarah Davies born c1827 - (Dinas Mawddwy, Dinas-Mawddwy - Merioneth)
Please, has anyone any info on Sarah Davies born c1827 & family, married James Bell (not sure where) but moved to live in Middlesex, England and had 4/5 children (Alice, Eliza, James, Henry & poss Thomas). Many thanks in anticipation
red mail Mayc Youth Hostel - (Fairbourne - Merioneth)
The Methodist Association of Youth Clubs used to run a Hostel here in the 1960's.When I visited and worked there (1961-4),it was run by Donald Hoare and his wife.I had the happiest time, does anyone else remember it? Apart from the beautiful scenerythere was also a minature steam railway.
red mail Glyndyfrdwy School 1924 - (Glyndyfrdwy - Merioneth)
I have an excellent class2 photo 1924 of Glyndyfrdwy school with my mother Isabel Armor in the front row.I would be pleased to send anyone interested a copy.I would post it on the site if I knew how to do it.....David w
Llewelyn Roberts, Gwyddelwern, Merionethshire - (Gwyddelwern - Merioneth)
According to my Great Aunt, Llewelyn Terrace, Gwyddelwern was named after Llewelyn Roberts, who died in the Crimean War circa 1854. His mother & father Jane & Hugh Roberts - Farmers - lived at Hafotty Bach, Gwyddelwern in the 1800's. Llewelyn was younger brother to my 2x Gt Grandmother Jane Roberts. There are no records of Llewelyn apart from the family story! Does anyone out there know about this, as I'd love to hear from them?
red mail Roberts, John - (Gwyddelwern - Merioneth)
I am looking for any information on a John Roberts who was born in Gwyddelwern circa 1777. He may have been from a farming family and on the 1841 census, had moved to Henllan and was married to Margaret.
DAVIDSON - (Harlech - Merioneth)
George DAVIDSON, European chairman of Eastman Kodak, built Plas Wernfawr in Harlech in 1907 on land bought from the Crown Estate. He is believed to have moved to France by the early 1920s. He was a man of radical beliefs and sold Plas Wernfawr and it was used to establish Coleg Harlech, to continue the work of the Workers' Educational Association in a residential situation by becoming a 'college of second chance' for workers. Any more information about George Davidson and his life and beliefs would be gratefully received.
Merionethshire - Barmouth, Llanaber, Harlech Area - (Llanaber - Merioneth)
Researching RICHARDS and EVANS families 1700's-1800's from Barmouth, Llanaber, Harlech areas Merionethshire. Both families have maritime connections.
red mail Edwards Hughes - (Llandrillo-yn-Edeirnion, Llandrillo - Merioneth)
Any info on Edwards family living at 5 High st llandrillo 1881-1901 census. Father Richard First wife Elizabeth(does any on know her maiden name) Second wife Sarah(nee Roberts) several childrwen including Ellis, Alice, Margaret. Mary, Catherine and Annie. One daughter married Charles Hughes who moved into house and had two children Meirion and Nancy(Annie) Thanks
red mail hughes family llandrillo - (Llandrillo-yn-Edeirnion, Llandrillo - Merioneth)
my grand parents John William and Elizabeth Hughes first lived at the Dudley Arms Hotel in the High Street, Llandrillo. (1911 census) John William was an innkeeper and farmer, Elizabeth assisting with buisness. They moved to Ty Ucha, a farm, on the out skirts of Llandrillo, my mother was born there. They later moved to the farm next door Moel y Groeswig. John William was born at the Ship Inn, Bala, and Elizabeth was born in Brithda, Dolgellau. Does any one have a connection to the family or know anything about them. thank you Susan
red mail Parsonage Of Llanegryne In 1587 - (Llanegryn - Merioneth)
From Calendar of Cecil Papers Vol 3 Page 270 No 564 Thomas Ellys 9th August 1587 Form of grant to Thomas Ellys, late a yeoman of the chamber, of a lease in reversion of the parsonage of Llanegreyne, Merionethshire. Referred to the Lord Treasurer and others Note by Sir J. Herbert that the Queen sanctions the lease.
red mail 'Rhydygarnedd@ llanegryn - (Llanegryn - Merioneth)
Looking for information on 'Rhygarnedd, llanegryn'. It is the address my g/grandfather Walter Davies gives on his marriage cert in 1917. He married Ann C Rowlands, born Towyn/Tywyn. Walter was 23 at the time, his father was Richard Davies, farm labourer. Does anyone know where Rhygarnedd was/is and any info on Walter would be greatly appreciated. Jane
red mail THOMAS FAMILY - (Llanfihangel-y-traethau - Merioneth)
red mail Gaenor Owen(s) born Llanfrothen 1788 - (Llanfrothen - Merioneth)
I am looking for information regarding Gaenor Owen(s) born in Llanfrothen c 1788. In the 1841 census Gaenor was married to John Ellis, a Stone Cutter and living in Llanddeiniolen CAE They had a number of Children who died in infancy but their Daughter Elizabeth Ellis may have survived childhood. She was born in 1830 in Llanddeiniolen Thank you. Lynn
red mail Thomas, Ebenezer - Llanuwchllyn - (Llangywer, Llangywair, Llangower - Merioneth)
Ebenezer Thomas was born 25 Jun 1820, bp 14 Jul 1820 at Ebenezer Chapel, Llanuwchllyn (Hen Capel Ind. Chapel), son of John Thomas = Jane Roberts
red mail Thomas - (Llanuwchllyn - Merioneth)
Ebenezer Thomas married Winifred from Bala. He was born about 1820. Any information gratefully received
Owen-Jones and Deane family - (Llanycil - Merioneth)
I have details of the Jones and Owen-Jones family, who originate from Llanycil. Bryn Tegid (Victorian House) was built for Major General Robert Owen-Jones, and married Harriette Deane and had 5 children. I am especially interested in one of their daughters Nesta Owen-Jones, who was born in Brompton around 1884.
red mail Davies - (Llanycil - Merioneth)
John Davies married Margaret Roberts from Llanycil.Her father was Robert. They lived at Frydan Road during 1871 and 1881 and had at least four children. The last being John Ellis Davies born 1867.Anyone have Margaret in their tree?
red mail Ellin Davies 1785 - (Llanycil - Merioneth)
Ellin Davies from Llanycil married Zaccheus Roberts in Denbigh in 1811. her parents were Robert Davies and Elizabeth anyone else looking into these families? thank you
red mail Dinas Mawddwy - (Llanymawddwy - Merioneth)
Seeking contact with Davies' from the Llanymawddwy / Dinas Mawddwy area. My relatives were there in the 18th. and 19th. C's. Possible connection with a fulling mill.
red mail Lewis Family of Llwyngwril - (Llwyngwril - Merioneth)
I'm looking for any information on the family of William Lewis of Llwyngwril.He was born there in 1870.He died on August 15 1901 as a result of an accident at Pwllheli railway station.His parents were John and Catherine and they lived at Felin o'r Felin Isaf.Catherine died in 1900 aged 62yrs and John died in 1912 aged 75yrs both are buried in Llwyngwril.I would be grateful for any information.
Foulkes of Mallwyd - (Mallwyd - Merioneth)
I am seeking information about the family of a Robert Foulkes, who had children born within the parish of Mallwyd, possibly at Dinas Mawddwy, during the 1630s. Two sons appear in the parish register, John (bapt. 1631), and Robert (bapt. 1634). Any information about their parents or siblings gladly received.
David Roberts - (Merionethshire (County, MER, Wales, Cymru - Merionethshire)
Trying to trace David Roberts born 1793 in Merionthshire, Wales. Immigrated to US around 1820's.
red mail ROBERTS - (Merionethshire (County, MER, Wales, Cymru - Merionethshire)
I'm looking for Robert Roberts who I think was born in Llanecil, Merionethshire (according to some of his census entries - altho' others disagree!) He was born about 1810 and married Maria Jones from Bryneglwys, Denbighshire in 1834. If the person looking for David Roberts sees this please contact me, asits possible they are connected.
red mail Roberts/ Lane - (Merionethshire (County, MER, Wales, Cymru - Merionethshire)
Would appreciate any info, decendants of David Roberts, tailor, b. c1820 Dinas Mawddy? Merionethshire (son of Richard Roberts, coachman)& Sarah Lane, b.Islington c1820 who married In Lambeth 1849. Children - David William & Sarah Winifred both born in St Lukes Islington.
red mail Richard Griffith Dolgelley - (Merionethshire, Merioneth, County of Merioneth, Meirionnydd, Sir Feirionnydd (County, ME - Merionethshire)
I am looking for info on a Richard Griffith, weaver and Jane (father Lewis David) who were living at Dolgelley in 1829. I believe they were the parents of my gggrandfather Evan Richard. Other siblings were William Richard of Corris, John Richard of Bala and a Jane Richard. Richard's parents were Mary Richard and Griffith Jones. Mary remarried a William Richard of Tyddyn Dynant and had two more children, William and Jane.
red mail Harold machin married Phoebe Morris - (Merionethshire, Merioneth, County of Merioneth, Meirionnydd, Sir Feirionnydd (County, ME - Merionethshire)
I have a Harold Machin marrying Phoebe Morris in 1917 in Festiniog Their children were Harold 1916,Maria 1918, Evan M 1919, Maud 1921 Gordon 1925. Would anyone know who Harold's parents were? Thank You E
red mail TOMLINSON - (Peniarth - Merioneth)
Seeking information on Henry George Seckerson TOMLINSON, Gardener, son of Joseph Tomlinson who married Louisa EVANS at Meifod on October 16th 1878. The marriage certificate gives his residence as Peniarth, Llanegryn.
Hughes - (Pennal - Merioneth)
Looking for further information on Anna Hughes born 1809 Pantlludw Pennal Merionethshire Wales. She married John Morgan of Machynlleth Montgomeryshire North Wales.
red mail owen t jones - (Pennal - Merioneth)
owen t jones was my great grand father. born in1852 he and his family lived in pennal merionth at:- 40 pennal village in 1881: 40 marian street in 1891 and 54 cross roads pennal in 1901 and was married to Mary. He was born in Towyn and she was born in LLanilar, cardigan. has any one any further info about them or their parents?
red mail John Lewis/Sarah Jerman - (Pennal - Merionethshire)
I am researching my father's family - his name was Caedmon Jerman Lewis born 1934. I cannot track down birth information for either of his parents: John Lewis (kept the post office in pennal?) and Sarah Jerman (died 1937). The family may previously lived in Cwrt in early 1930s. John Lewis married again after Sarah's death - this time to Lily Palmer. Any information on John or Sarah or where they came from is appreciated. Thank you.
red mail Thomas Owens - (Penrhyndeudraeth - Merioneth)
I am looking for information on the family of Thomas Owen(s) b1890 in this area. Father's name also Thomas, occupation Platelayer (railway). Mother possibly Jane nee Pughe. Siblings Richard, William and Mary. Is anybody looking at same family? Would be very interested to hear from you.
red mail Evan Humphrey - c1823 to c1863 - (Tal-y-llyn - Merioneth)
I am looking for descendants of Evan Humphrey (c1823 - c1863) and Ellinor Evans (c1829 - c1899) who were married in 1855 and had children: Catherine, b.1859; Evan E, b.1860; Humphrey E; b.1861; Grace D, b.1856. Catherine emigrated to the USA c1887 and is my ancestor. Grace worked as a nursemaid for a Col. Morrison in Malvern in 1889. I have no information about the others.
Cadwaladr Thomas - (Tanygrisiau - Merionethshire)
I am looking for information about Cadwaladr THOMAS who died in 1896 in an accident at the Cwmorthin slate mine. He was a widower and I know had a daughter and possibly several other children. My grandmother Gwendoline was nine when he died and I am trying to trace her life from then. I know she eventually came to live in Wirral, England. Thank You
red mail Cadwaladr Jones & Catherine - (Trawsfynydd - Merioneth)
I am interested in finding out more about Cadwaladr Jones, wife Catherine and son William who lived at Coed cae du Trawsfynydd around 1770 when William was born. William went on to become The Reverend William Jones, a Calvanistic minister eventually living at Dolyffondu.
red mail Family research - (Trawsfynydd - Merionethshire)
In 1840 (2 may 1840), Griffith Williams born 1809, father Rowland Williams (farmer) married Margaret Roberts (spinster) in the parish church in Trawsfynydd. Margaret was living at home with her parents at Blaen y cae Trawsfynydd, but on the marriage certificate, it shows father as Robert Jones (farmer). When I looked for the farm of Blaen y cae on the 1841 census for Trawsfynydd, I found, Robert Jones (farmer) born 1781 age 60 Trawsfynydd, Catherine Owen born 1781 age 60 mantwrog, Owen Roberts (son) born 1821 age 20 Trawsfynydd, Jane Roberts (daughter) born 1821 age 20 trawsfynydd. Was Margaret related to the above and was Catherine her mother, if so who was the father and what happen to him, Any help how big or small would be a great help, by the way Griffith Williams was my great, great, grandfather, Many thanks.
red mail DAVIES - (Tywyn - Merioneth)
Walter Davies married Ann C. Rowlands 1917. Died 1925. Any info. please.

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