Elizabeth Jones

Birth Name Elizabeth Jones
Gramps ID I0098
Gender female
Age at Death about 94 years, 3 months, 15 days

Narrative

JONESFAM: When she was a young girl she saw British soldiers marching along the turnpike road through Halfway (now the A40) to fight against Napoleon; they were probably going to Pembroke Dock to sail to Portugal to fight in the Peninsula War (1808-14). She told Jonah Davies, who told Arthur ApSimon. Her second son, David, and her second daughter, Elizabeth, may have been named after her parents.

Events

Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth [E0260] about 1802 Myddfai (parish), Carmarthenshire 1861: Llanfair-ar-y-bryn. 1851: Mothvey, age 48. 1841: Carmarthenshire 1805/6, but bear in mind rounding down in that census. JONESFAM: died 1896 aged 94. 1a 2 3a
Occupation [E0359] 1851   Sawyer's wife. 3
Residence [E0737] 1871 Pant-y-berllan (cottage), Llywel, Breconshire Elizabeth sawyer's widow, grandson William Jones 18 sawyer, probably son of William. 4
Residence [E0738] 1881 Pant-y-berllan (cottage), Llywel, Breconshire Elizabeth 78 farmer of 27 acres, daughter Elizabeth Williams, granddaughter, Mary Williams 9. 5
Residence [E0739] 1891 Pant-y-berllan (cottage), Llywel, Breconshire Elizabeth 89, "living on own means", daughter Elizabeth Williams, adopted daughter (?) Edith Jones 6
Death [E0261] 16/4/1896 Pant-y-berllan (cottage), Llywel, Breconshire Check location. JONESFAM: aged 94, 6 days after the wedding of her grandson, Jonah Davies. 7 8
Burial [E0262] 1896 Cefn Arthen (Calvinist chapel), Llanfair-ar-y-bryn (parish), Carmarthenshire    

Parents

Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father David Jones [I0120]
Mother Elizabeth (Jones) [I0121]
         Elizabeth Jones about 1802 16/4/1896

Families

Family of Joshua/Joshuah Jones and Elizabeth Jones [F0030]

Married Husband Joshua/Joshuah Jones [I0097] ( * 3/1806 + 1/3/1867 )
   
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage [E0356] before 1827   First child born around then.  
Residence [E0355] 1841 Troed Rhiw (farm), Rhandir Issa, Llanfair-ar-y-bryn (parish), Carmarthenshire Joshuah "35" born ex Carmarthen, Elizabeth "35", Mary Jones 55 independent means (annuity?) born ex Carmathen prob mother Joshuah, William 14, John 9, Mary 7, Elizabeth 4, Joshua 2, Caleb 1 month. 2nd son David has left home. 1a
Residence [E0358] 1851 Pant-y-berllan (cottage), Llywel, Breconshire Joshuah (father) is absent sawyer. Sons David, William, John absent, Caleb dead. Elizabeth 48 Joshua 13. Anne 7(?). 3a
Residence [E0736] 1861 Cefn Arthen (Calvinist chapel), Llanfair-ar-y-bryn (parish), Carmarthenshire Elizabeth (sawyer's wife, Joshuah absent), daughter Anne 17, nephew William. Census says Cefn Arthen, the chapel just up the hill, but probably Pant-y-berllan, their residence in 1851 and 1871. 2
  Children
Name Birth Date Death Date
William Jones [I0109]between 1826 and 1827
David Jones [I0106]between 1827 and 1828
John Jones [I0125]about 1832
Mary Jones [I0114]between 1833 and 1834
Elizabeth Jones [I0113]between 1836 and 1838after 1910
Joshuah Jones [I0110]between 1838 and 1839
Safaira Jones [I0112]between 1841 and 1842between 1851 and 1861
Caleb Jones [I0111]5/184125/12/1848
Anne/Ann Jones [I0059]27/2/184315/1/1905

Family Map

Family Map