Grace Jones

Birth Name Grace Jones
Gender female
Age at Death 65 years, 4 months, 19 days


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth 27/12/1804 Llanfor, Merionethshire Grace and Ellinor are twins. NAMEBASE gives date. 1851 and 61 say 1804-5. Not in 1841 census. 1 2 3
Christening 27/12/1804     1
Death 15/5/1870     4
Burial 18/5/1870 Llanycil churchyard, Llanycil, Merionethshire   4
Education between 1820 and 1821 John Parry’s bookshop, Upper Bridge Street, Chester, Cheshire "Receipt for Board & Schooling for Miss Grace Jones, Mr John Parry, Chester, 13 June, 1821. " No academy of that name in Pigot's Directory for Cheshire, surely the Calvinistic Methodist minister, man of letters, and editor (1775 - 1846): ex-draper, author of "Rhodd Mam, a little book published in 1811, which for over a century remained the primer of systematic religious instruction for Welsh Calvinistic Methodist children" 4
Residence 1825 Liverpool, Lancashire   4
Residence 1812 Nant Fach, Llanfor, Merionethshire On death of father Thomas in 1812, TTA says the children go to Werglodd-ddu, Llanuwchllyn, but John Jones, who appears to take charge, is still at Rhyd Sarn then. 5
Residence 1837 Sheffield, West Riding, Yorkshire   6


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Thomas Jones2/1/1812
Mother Catherine (Jones)28/1/1809
    Brother     Humphrey Jones 20/6/1803 6/1/1845
         Grace Jones 27/12/1804 15/5/1870
    Sister     Ellinor/Elinor Jones 27/12/1804 21/4/1825


    Family of Simon Jones (Bala) and Grace Jones
Married Husband Simon Jones (Bala) ( * 1805 + 21/2/1873 )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage 18/11/1835   Source Family Bible?  
Name Birth Date Death Date
Thomas Jones/ApSimon21/11/184318/9/1919


Family Map

Family Map


  1. Thomas Jones
    1. Catherine (Jones)
      1. Humphrey Jones
      2. Grace Jones
        1. Simon Jones (Bala)
          1. Thomas Jones/ApSimon
      3. Ellinor/Elinor Jones


Source References

  2. 1851/03/30 UK Census
  3. 1861/04/07 UK Census
  5. TTA: A Welsh Story
  6. TGEA: Sister Mary and the bird