Evan Jones

Evan Jones

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  • Name Evan Jones  [1, 2
    Born 1814  Pennal, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Gender Male 
    Census 6 Jun 1841  Pennal, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Wales 
    Occupation 6 Jun 1841  Pennal, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Male Servant 
    Census 30 Mar 1851  Pennal, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Wales 
    Occupation 30 Mar 1851  Pennal, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Labourer 
    Census 7 Apr 1861  Pennal, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Wales 
    Occupation 7 Apr 1861  Pennal, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Agricultural Labourer 
    Census 2 Apr 1871  Pennal, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Wales 
    Occupation 2 Apr 1871  Pennal, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Agricultural Labourer 
    Occupation 15 May 1874  Pennal, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    General Labourer 
    • Esgairweddan
    Census 3 Apr 1881  Pennal, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Wales 
    Occupation 3 Apr 1881  Pennal, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Woodman 
    Census 5 Apr 1891  Pennal, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    Wales 
    Occupation 5 Apr 1891  Pennal, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    General Labourer 
    Registration Between 1 Jan 1901 and 31 Mar 1901  Machynlleth, Montgomeryshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [16
    Death 
    • Volume 11b, Page 125
    Died 7 Mar 1901  Pennal, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [17
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    Person ID I1009  The Williams Family Tree
    Last Modified 19 Jul 2020 

    Family Gwen Jones
              b. 1814, Tal-y-llyn, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 3 Jun 1899, Pennal, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Children 
     1. Mary Jones
              b. 1839, Llanwrin, Montgomeryshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Susan Jones
              b. 1844, Pennal, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Elizabeth Jones
              b. 1846, Pennal, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Richard Jones
              b. 24 Aug 1849, Pennal, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Evan Jones
              b. 1852, Pennal, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 24 Mar 1922, Pennal, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     6. Gwen Jones
              b. 1855, Towyn, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     7. John Jones
              b. 1857, Towyn, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Ellen Jones
              b. 1860, Towyn, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 3 Jun 2008 
    Family ID F227  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • BMD Certificates
    Marriage Certificate for Richard JONES and Anne JONES (171)
    Marriage Certificate for Richard JONES and Anne JONES (171)
    Entry 114; Registration District: Machynlleth; 1874. Marriage solemnized at the Register Office in the District of Machynlleth in the County of Montgomery.

    Census
    1841: Wales Census for Pennal, Merionethshire
    1841: Wales Census for Pennal, Merionethshire
    HO107 Piece 1429/5 Folio 5 Page 5  

    Dwelling Dolgylynen 
    Location Pennal, Merionethshire, Wales 
    Source HO107 Piece 1429/5 Folio 6 Page 5/6 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    PUGHE David 40 Farmer Merionethshire 
    PUGHE Elizabeth 30  Merionethshire 
    PUGHE John  Merionethshire 
    PUGHE Hugh 2w  Merionethshire 
    JONES Evan 26 Male Servant Merionethshire 
    ROWLAND Rowland 22 Male Servant Merionethshire 
    MOONS David 16 Male Servant Merionethshire 
    ROWLAND Britchard 58 Female Servant Merionethshire 
    PHILIPS Ann 19 Female Servant Merionethshire 
    PUGH Catherine 25 Female Servant Merionethshire 
    1851: Wales Census for Pennal, Merionethshire
    1851: Wales Census for Pennal, Merionethshire
    HO107 Piece 2495 Folio 186 Page 24  

    Dwelling Gellifach 
    Location Pennal, Merionethshire 
    Source HO107 Piece 2495 Folio 186 Page 24 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    JONES Evan Head 38 Labourer Pennal, Merionethshire 
    JONES Gwen Wife 36 Labourer's Wife Talyllyn, Merionethshire 
    JONES Mary Daughter  12 Labourer's Daughter Llanwrin, Montgomeryshire 
    JONES Susan Daughter  Labourer's Daughter Pennal, Merionethshire 
    JONES Elizabeth Daughter  Labourer's Daughter Pennal, Merionethshire 
    JONES Richard Son  Labourer's Son Pennal, Merionethshire 
    JONES Hugh Lodger  78 Retired Labourer Pennal, Merionethshire 
    1861: Wales Census for Pennal, Merionethshire
    1861: Wales Census for Pennal, Merionethshire
    RG9 Piece 4240 Folio 32 Page 5  

    Dwelling Penrhynbach 
    Location Cynfalfawr, Aberdovey. 
    Source RG9 Piece 4240 Folio 32 Page 5 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    JONES Evan Head 46 Agricultural Labourer Parish Of Pennal, Merionethshire 
    JONES Gwen Wife 45  Parish Of Talyllyn, Merionethshire 
    JONES Richard Son  12 Scholar Parish Of Talyllyn, Merionethshire 
    JONES Evan Son  Scholar Parish Of Pennal, Merionethshire 
    JONES Gwen Daughter   Parish Of Towyn, Merionethshire 
    JONES John Son   Parish Of Towyn, Merionethshire 
    JONES Ellen Daughter  6 mo  Parish Of Towyn, Merionethshire 
    1861: Wales Census for Pennal, Merionethshire
    1861: Wales Census for Pennal, Merionethshire
    RG9 Piece 4240 Folio 32 Page 6  

    Dwelling Penrhynbach 
    Location Cynfalfawr, Aberdovey. 
    Source RG9 Piece 4240 Folio 32 Page 5 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    JONES Evan Head 46 Agricultural Labourer Parish Of Pennal, Merionethshire 
    JONES Gwen Wife 45  Parish Of Talyllyn, Merionethshire 
    JONES Richard Son  12 Scholar Parish Of Talyllyn, Merionethshire 
    JONES Evan Son  Scholar Parish Of Pennal, Merionethshire 
    JONES Gwen Daughter   Parish Of Towyn, Merionethshire 
    JONES John Son   Parish Of Towyn, Merionethshire 
    JONES Ellen Daughter  6 mo  Parish Of Towyn, Merionethshire 
    1871 Wales Census for Pennal, Merionethshire
    1871 Wales Census for Pennal, Merionethshire
    RG10 Piece 5603 Folio 46 Page 2  

    Dwelling  
    Location Pennal, Merionethshire 
    Source RG10 5603 Folio 46 Page 2 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    JONES Evan Head 57 Agricultural Labourer Pennal, Merionethshire 
    JONES Gwen Wife 56  Talyllyn, Merionethshire 
    JONES Ellen Daughter  11  Towyn, Merioneshire 
    1881 Census for Pennal, Merionethshire
    1881 Census for Pennal, Merionethshire
    RG11 Piece 5478 Folio 8 Page 10  

    Dwelling Gelligraian 
    Location Towyn, Merioneth, Wales 
    Source RG11 Piece 5478 Folio 8 Page 10 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    JONES Evan Head 67 Woodman Pennal, Merionethshire 
    JONES Gwen Wife 66 Woodman's Wife Pennal, Merionethshire 
    JONES Ellen Daughter 21 Bonetmaker Pennal, Merionethshire 
    1891 Wales Census for Pennal, Merionethshire
    1891 Wales Census for Pennal, Merionethshire
    RG12 Piece 4587 Folio 8 Page 10  

    Dwelling Esguborfawr 
    Location Pennal, Merionethshire 
    Source RG12 Piece 4587 Folio 8 Page 10 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    JONES Evan Head 77 General Labourer Pennal, Merionethshire 
    JONES Gwen Wife 76  Pennal, Merionethshire 
    JONES Elizabeth Granddaughter  Scholar Pennal, Merionethshire 

  • Notes 
    • From the 1841 Census (HO107 Piece 1429/5 Folio 6 Page 5/6) there was an Evan Jones, 26, Male Servant, at Dolyglynen, Pennal, Merionethshire, Wales. The farm was owned by David Pughe, 40, Farmer, and his wife Elizabeth, 30. They had two children, John, 4, and Hugh, 2 weeks. They also had five other servants: Rowland Rowland, 22, David Moons, 16, Britchard Rowland, 58, Ann Philips, 19, and Catharine Pugh, 25.

      From the 1851 Census (HO107 Piece 2495 Folio 186 Page 24) Evan, 38, a Labourer, was with his wife Gwen, 36, at Gellifach, Pennal, Merionethshire. With them were their children Mary, 12, Susan, 7, Elizabeth, 5, and Richard, 2. Lodging with them was Hugh Jones, 78, a Retired Labourer.

      From the 1861 Census (RG9 Piece 4240 Folio 32 Page 5) we see Evan, 46, and his wife Gwen, 45 are living at Penrhynbach in the township of Cynfalfawr in the ecclesiastical district of Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales. Evan, an Agricultural Labourer, was born in the Parish Of Pennal, Merionethshire while his wife was born in the Parish Of Talyllyn, Merionethshire. Their children are Richard, 12, a Scholar born in the Parish Of Talyllyn, Merionethshire, Evan, 9, a Scholar born in the Parish Of Pennal, Merionethshire, Gwen, 6, John, 4 and Ellen, 6 months, all born in the Parish Of Towyn, Merionethshire, Wales.

      From the 1871 Census (RG10 5603 Folio 46 Page 2) Evan Jones, 57 and his wife, Gwen, 56, are living in Lower Pennal. Evan is an Ag(ricultural) Lab(ourer) born in Pennal, Merionethshire. Gwen was born in Talyllyn, Merionethshire. Ellen, their 11 year old daughter is with them and was born in Towyn, Merionethshire, Wales.

      From the 1881 Census (RG11 Piece 5478 Folio 8 Page 10) Evan, 67, Woodman, was with his wife Gwen, 66, Woodman's Wife, in Pennal Village, Merionethshire, Wales. They both indicate their birthplace as Pennal, Merionethshire, Wales. With them was their daughter Ellen, 21, Bonnetmaker, also born in Pennal.

      From the 1891 Census (RG12 Piece 4587 Folio 8 Page 10) Evan, 77, a General Servant was with his wife, Gwen, 76, at Esguborfawr, Pennal, Merionethshire, Wales. With them was their granddaughter Elizabeth, 8, Scholar.


  • Sources 
    1. [S753] 1841 Wales Census.

    2. [S3] 1851 Wales Census.

    3. [S656] HO107 Piece 1429/5 Folio 5 Page 5, (Pennal, Merionethshire).

    4. [S657] HO107 Piece 2495 Folio 186 Page 24, (Pennal, Merionethshire).

    5. [S738] RG9 Piece 4240 Folio 32 Page 5, (Pennal, Merionethshire).

    6. [S349] RG10 Piece 5603 Folio 46 Page 2, (Pennal, Merionethshire).

    7. [S373] RG11 Piece 5478 Folio 8 Page 10, (Pennal, Merionethshire).

    8. [S388] RG12 Piece 4587 Folio 8 Page 10, (1891 Census for Pennal, Merionethshire, Wales).

    9. [S656] HO107 Piece 1429/5 Folio 5 Page 5, (Pennal, Merionethshire), HO107 Piece 1429/5 Folio 5 Page 5 (Reliability: 2).

    10. [S657] HO107 Piece 2495 Folio 186 Page 24, (Pennal, Merionethshire), HO107 Piece 2495 Folio 186 Page 24 (Reliability: 3).

    11. [S738] RG9 Piece 4240 Folio 32 Page 5, (Pennal, Merionethshire), RG9 Piece 4240 Folio 32 Page 5 (Reliability: 3).

    12. [S761] RG10 5603 Folio 46 Page 2, (Pennal, Merionethshire), RG10 5603 Folio 46 Page 2 (Reliability: 3).

    13. [S1656] Marriage Certificate for Richard JONES and Anne JONES (171), Marriage Certificate for Richard JONES and Anne JONES (Reliability: 4).

    14. [S373] RG11 Piece 5478 Folio 8 Page 10, (Pennal, Merionethshire), RG11 Piece 5478 Folio 8 Page 10 (Reliability: 3).

    15. [S1023] RG12 Piece 4587 Folio 8 Page 10, (Pennal, Merionethshire), RG12 Piece 4587 Folio 8 Page 10 (Reliability: 3).

    16. [S8517] England & Wales, FreeBMD Death Index, 1837-1915, FreeBMD, ((http://freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl)), accessed 29 Dec 2013), Evan JONES; Age 87 (1814); Jan-Feb-Mar 1901, Machynlleth, Montgomeryshire, Volume 11b, Page 125. (Reliability: 3).

    17. [S8668] Headstone for Evan and Gwen Jones (227), Pennal Cemetery (Pennal, Gwynedd, Wales), Evan Jones (1009) and Gwen (1010) monumental inscription, photographed by Ann Walters (nee Williams), 27 Dec 2013. (Reliability: 3).
      ER SERCHUS COF
      am
      GWEN JONES
      anwyl briod Evan Jones, Pennal,
      yr hon a fu farw Mehefin, 3, 1899,
      yn 85, mlwydd oed.
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      "Efe yn caru yr eiddo y rhai oedd yn y byd,
      a'u carodd hwynt hyd y diwedd."
      ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
      Hefyd am y Dywededig
      EVAN JONES
      Yr hwn a fu farw, Mawrth 7, 1901,
      yn 87 mlwydd oed.
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      Mor gu genyf dy gyfraith di ! hi yw fy hyfrydwch beunydd.
      In Loving Memory
      of
      GWEN JONES
      the dear wife of Evan Jones, Pennal,
      who died June, 3, 1899,
      aged 85 years.
      ----------------------------
      He loved his own which were in the world,
      he loved them to the end.
      ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
      Also for the said
      EVAN JONES
      who died, March 7, 1901,
      aged 87 years.
      ------------------------------------------------
      as grandmother to hear this thy law! she is my daily delight.Courtesy of Ann WaltersCourtesy of Ann WaltersCourtesy of Ann WaltersCourtesy of Ann Walters