Richard Davies

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  • Name Richard Davies  [1
    Born 10 Feb 1886  Pennal, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Census 2 Apr 1911  Rhondda, Glamorganshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Wales 
    Occupation 2 Apr 1911  Rhondda, Glamorganshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Labourer Below Ground (Coal Mine) 
    Residence 2 Apr 1911  Rhondda, Glamorganshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    33 Iestyn Street, Mount Pleasant 
    Occupation 29 Sep 1939  Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Permanent Way Maintenance and Repair Staff 
    Residence 29 Sep 1939  Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    45 Copper Hill Street 
    Household for Richard DAVIES (84708)
    Household for Richard DAVIES (84708)
    Died 18 Jan 1972  [1
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    Person ID I84708  The Williams Family Tree
    Last Modified 6 Jun 2017 

    Father Evan Davies
              b. Abt 1856, Pennal, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Catherine Rowlands
              b. Abt 1856, Talybont, Cardiganshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 1880  Machynlleth, Montgomeryshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Registration Between 1 Apr 1880 and 30 Jun 1880  Machynlleth, Montgomeryshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Marriage Registration 
    • Volume 11b, Page 249
    Marriage Registration for Catherine ROWLANDS (84712)
    Marriage Registration for Catherine ROWLANDS (84712)
    Marriage Registration for Evan DAVIES (84711)
    Marriage Registration for Evan DAVIES (84711)
    Family ID F24875  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mary Jane Copp
              b. 9 May 1886, Pontrhydyfen, Glamorganshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 14 Dec 1943, Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Married 1910  Machynlleth, Montgomeryshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Registration Between 1 Apr 1910 and 30 Jun 1910  Machynlleth, Montgomeryshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Marriage 
    • Volume 11b, Page 223
    Children 
     1. Evan Henry Davies
              b. 27 Feb 1911, Porth, Glamorganshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 23 May 1973, Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     2. David Richard Davies
              b. 3 Jan 1913
              d. 10 Feb 1989, Lichfield, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     3. Elizabeth Catherine Davies
              b. 23 Mar 1915, Cwrt, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 6 Apr 2002, Towyn & District War Memorial Hospital, Towyn, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     4. Mary Meiriona Davies
              b. 22 Sep 1919
              d. 4 Nov 2008, Harrow, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     5. Alfred Rowland Davies
              b. 23 Jul 1921, Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 13 Jul 1994, Swansea, Glamorganshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     6. Nancy M. Davies
              b. 1923, Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1925, Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
    Last Modified 6 Jun 2017 
    Family ID F24874  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Laura J. Williams
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 1945  Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Registration Between 1 Jul 1945 and 30 Sep 1945  Merioneth South, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Marriage Registration 
    • Volume 11b, Page 927
    Marriage Registration for Laura J. WILLIAMS (106283)
    Marriage Registration for Laura J. WILLIAMS (106283)
    Marriage Registration for Richard DAVIES (84708)
    Marriage Registration for Richard DAVIES (84708)
    Last Modified 6 Jun 2017 
    Family ID F30884  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 10 Feb 1886 - Pennal, Merionethshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1910 - Machynlleth, Montgomeryshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Marriage - Between 1 Apr 1910 and 30 Jun 1910 - Machynlleth, Montgomeryshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Wales - 2 Apr 1911 - Rhondda, Glamorganshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Labourer Below Ground (Coal Mine) - 2 Apr 1911 - Rhondda, Glamorganshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 33 Iestyn Street, Mount Pleasant - 2 Apr 1911 - Rhondda, Glamorganshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Permanent Way Maintenance and Repair Staff - 29 Sep 1939 - Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 45 Copper Hill Street - 29 Sep 1939 - Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1945 - Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Marriage Registration - Between 1 Jul 1945 and 30 Sep 1945 - Merioneth South, Merionethshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • From the 1911 Wales Census for Rhondda, Glamorganshire (RG14PN32384 RG78PN1853B RD589 SD4 ED56 SN317) Richard, 25, Labourer Below Ground (Coal Mine), from Pennal, Merionethshire, was with his wife Mary Jane, 25, from Pontrhydyfen, Glamorganshire, and son Evan Henry, 5 weeks, born Porth, Glamorganshire, at 33 Iestyn Street, Mount Pleasant, Porth, Glamorganshire, Wales.


  • Sources 
    1. [S10116] Gloria Monk, Monk, Gloria, 3 Jun 2017>, "Davies Family Tree," (Reliability: 3), 4 Jun 2017.
      Can't be sure that Richard and Catherine Humphrey is correct. There is not a lot of information to back it up. Hope this helps. Regards Gloria


      Richard born 1820, married 1844 Dolgelly to Catherine Humphrey born 1819

      They had 5 children

      Margaret born 1845 Penal

      John born 1852 Towyn

      Ann born 1854 Towyn

      Evan born 1857 Towyn

      Mary born 1859 Towyn



      Evan born 1857 Pennal married 1880 to Catherine Rowlands born 1857 Talisen,

      According to the 1911 census Evan and Catherine had three children, only one survived. Elizabeth obviously did not live beyond 1911 and the other child I can't find.



      Elizabeth born 1882

      Richard born 1885 and according to the1891 census they lived at 9 Curt Village.



      Richard Davies born 1885 died 18.01.1972 married 1910 to Mary Jane Copp born1885 died Dec 1943 Aberdovey, daughter of Henry Copp and Mary Jane Harris, sister to Alfred Copp 1877. Richard married again in 1945 to Laura J Williams



      Richard and Mary had five children.



      Evan Henry born 27.02.1911 Porth, died 23.05.1973 Sutton Coldfield, married 1942 Birmingham to Helen Annie Alder born 18.10.1913, died May 1997 Sutton Coldfields, Birmingham.



      David Richard born 03.01.1913, died 10.02.1989 Lichfield, Staffordshire married 1939 to Winifred Marion Webb born 26.01.1914 in Birmingham, died 20.12.1974 Machynlleth.



      Elizabeth Catherine born 23.03.1915, died 06.04.2002 Merionethshire married 1934 to Meirion Griffiths born 1912 died 04.01.1968 Merionethshire.



      Mary Meriona born 22.09.1919 Merionethshire died 04.11.2008 Harrow, Middlesex married 15.12.1945 London to James George Monk born 22.09.1919 London died 28.04.1964 Harrow.



      Alfred Rowland born 24.07.1921 Merionethshire, died 13.07.1994 Merionethshire married 1948 Merionethshire to Valmai Jane George born 04.09.1921, died 30.05.2011.











      1911 Census for Evan and Catherine Davies.jpg

    2. [S9814] 1939 Register, FindMyPast, ( FindMyPast . http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-world-records/1939-register.), (http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-world-records/1939-register : accessed 30 May 2017); Household for Richard DAVIES (84708). (Reliability: 3), 30 May 2017.
      Extracted from the 1939 Register
      (http://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=TNA%2FR39%2F7639%2F7639A%2F004%2F28)
      30/5/2017

      Davies Household (4 People)
      45 Copper Hill Street , Towyn U.D., Merionethshire, Wales

      First Name(s): Richard
      Last Name(s): Davies
      Date of Birth: 10 Feb 1886
      Sex: Male
      Occupation: Permanent Way Maintenance And Repair Staff
      Marital Status: Married
      Schedule: 27
      Schedule Sub Number: 1

      First Name(s): Mary J
      Last Name(s): Davies
      Date of Birth: 09 May 1886
      Sex: Female
      Occupation: Unpaid Domestic Duties
      Marital Status: Married
      Schedule: 27
      Schedule Sub Number: 2

      First Name(s): Mary Meirwna
      Last Name(s): Monk (Davies)
      Date of Birth: 22 Sep 1919
      Sex: Female
      Occupation: Unpaid Domestic Duties
      Marital Status: Single
      Schedule: 27
      Schedule Sub Number: 3

      First Name(s): Alfred R
      Last Name(s): Davies
      Date of Birth: 23 Jul 1921
      Sex: Male
      Occupation: General Farm Labourer
      Marital Status: Single
      Schedule: 27
      Schedule Sub Number: 4
      http://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=TNA%2FR39%2F7639%2F7639A%2F004%2F28

    3. [S8826] RG14PN32384 RG78PN1853B RD589 SD4 ED56 SN317, 1911 Wales Census for Rhondda, Glamorganshire (Reliability: 3), 25 Jan 2014.

    4. [S8519] England & Wales, FreeBMD Marriage Index, 1837-1915, FreeBMD, ((http://freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl)), accessed 25 Jan 2014), Marriage Registration for Evan DAVIES and Catherine ROWLANDS (24875); Jun 1880; Machynlleth, Montgomeryshire; Volume 11b, Page 249. (Reliability: 3), 25 Jan 2014.

    5. [S8519] England & Wales, FreeBMD Marriage Index, 1837-1915, FreeBMD, ((http://freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl)), accessed 25 Jan 2014), Richard DAVIES + Mary Jane COPP; Jun 1910, Machynlleth, Montgomeryshire, Volume 11b, Page 223. (Reliability: 3), 25 Jan 2014.

    6. [S8559] England & Wales, Marriage Index, 1916-2005, ((http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?htx=List&dbid=8753&offerid=0%3a7858%3a0)), accessed 6 Jun 2017), Marriage Registration for Richard DAVIES and Laura J. WILLIAMS (30884); Jul-Aug-Sep 1945; Merioneth South, Merionethshire; Volume 11b, Page 927. (Reliability: 3), 6 Jun 2017.