Captain Thomas Daniel

Captain Thomas Daniel

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  • Name Thomas Daniel  [1, 2
    Prefix Captain 
    Born 1802  Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Alt. Birth Abt 1803 
    Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales 
    Census 30 Mar 1851  Liverpool, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    England 
    Occupation 30 Mar 1851  Liverpool, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Master Mariner 
    Occupation 30 Jul 1856  Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Mariner 
    Census 7 Apr 1861  Llangelynin, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Wales 
    Occupation 7 Apr 1861  Llangelynin, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Mariner and Farmer 
    Residence 7 Apr 1861  Llangelynin, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Llechlwyd 
    Census 2 Apr 1871  Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Wales 
    Occupation 2 Apr 1871  Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Master Mariner and Ship Owner 
    Residence 2 Apr 1871  Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    1 Brynhyfryd 
    Registration Between 1 Jul 1874 and 30 Sep 1874  Machynlleth, Montgomeryshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Death Registration 
    • Volume 11b, Page 128
    Died 13 Sep 1874  Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • Brynhyhryd
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    Person ID I2152  The Williams Family Tree
    Last Modified 25 Sep 2020 

    Father Daniel Thomas
              b. 1768, Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1850  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Mary Peters
              d. 22 Jan 1841 
    Married 6 Mar 1802  Towyn, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F775  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Margaret Davies
              b. Abt 1812, Celynin, Llangelynin, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 1839  Dolgellau, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Both Thomas and Margaret were previously married. Thomas had a son by his first marriage. Margaret married Captain Griffith Edwards who was lost at sea after two years of marriage. Their child died very young.
    Registration Between 1 Jan 1839 and 31 Mar 1839  Dolgellau, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Marriage Registration 
    • Volume 27, Page 215
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Daniel
              b. Abt 1843, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 4 Mar 1877  (Age ~ 34 years)
     2. Mary Daniel
              b. Abt 1845, Bangor, Caernarfonshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Daniel Daniel
              b. 1847, Bangor, Caernarfonshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Captain William Daniel
              b. 1849, Liverpool, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 9 Mar 1935, Machynlleth, Montgomeryshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     5. Margaret Daniel
              b. 1854, Celynin, Llangelynin, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 14 Feb 1887, Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years)
    Last Modified 25 Sep 2020 
    Family ID F757  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Jane Owen
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Captain Thomas Daniel
              b. 1832, Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 7 Jan 2009 
    Family ID F11926  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • BMD Certificates
    Marriage Certificate for Thomas DANIEL and Charlotte THOMAS (758)
    Marriage Certificate for Thomas DANIEL and Charlotte THOMAS (758)

    Census
    1851: England Census for Liverpool, Lancashire
    1851: England Census for Liverpool, Lancashire
    HO107 Piece 2181 Folio 341 Page 40

  • Notes 
    • Master/Owner of "Charlotte".

      From the 1851 Census (HO107 Piece 2181 Folio 341 Page 40) Thomas 49, a Master Mariner, born Scotland, was with his wife Margaret, 40, born Wales, at 1 Surrey Street, Liverpool, Lancashire. With them were their children Thomas, 19, Mariner, born Scotland, Elizabeth, 9, Scholar, born Scotland, Mary, 6, Scholar, born Wales, Daniel, 4, Scholar, born Wales, and William, 1, Master Mariner's Son, born Liverpool. The family had a House Servant by way of Ann Williams, 20, unmarried, born Wales. Lodging with them was Henry Oliver, 23, unmarried, Commission Agent, born Wales.

      From the 1861 Census for Llangelynin, Merionethshire (RG9 Piece 4318 Folio 53 Page 3) Thomas, 58, Mariner and Farmer from Aberdovey, Wales, was with his wife Margaret, 49, from Celynin, Wales, at Llechlwyd, Llangelynin, Merionethshire. With them were their children Elizabeth, 18, born Aberdovey, Wales, Mary, 16, born Bangor, Wales, Daniel, 14, born Bangor, Wales, William, 11, born Liverpool, and Margaret, 7, born Celynin, Wales. Visiting the household were David ap Davies, a widower Farmer aged 47 from Celynin, Wales, and his children William, 10, Margaret, 6, and Hugh, 2, all born in Wisconsin, North America. Attending the household were John Jones, 25, Labourer from Towyn, Merionethshire, Wales, Lewis Pugh, 18, a Carter from Celynin, John Griffiths, 19, a Cowman from Towyn, Merionethshire, Wales, Ellis Lewis, 14, a Sheep Boy from Celynin and Grace Lewis, 17, a Housemaid from Celynin.

      From the 1871 Census for Aberdovey, Merionethshire (RG10 Piece 5602 Folio 21 Page 1) Thomas, 68, Master Mariner and Ship Owner from Aberdovey, Merionethshire, was with his wife Margaret, 59, from Celynin, Merionethshire, at 1 Brynhyfryd, Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales. With them was their niece, Margaret Davies, 15, from Racine, Wisconsin, America.

      Brief Glory, page 153: 'Thomas Daniel (your great-grandfather), who, for greater convenience removed to Bangor to reside - it was there your grandmother was born - gave an order to a Merseyside Shipbuilding firm to build him a schooner which he named the "Margaret" in compliment to his wife'

  • Sources 
    1. [S475] 1851 England Census T1.

    2. [S9442] Merionethshire Marriages, ((http://findmypast.co.uk)), accessed 9 Mar 2015), Marriage for Thomas DANIEL and Charlotte THOMAS (758); 30 Jul 1856; Towyn, Merionethshire, Wales. (Reliability: 3), 9 Mar 2015.
      First name(s)       THOMAS
      Last name       DANIEL
      Birth year       1832
      Marriage year       1856
      Marriage day       30
      Marriage month       Jul
      Marriage place       LLANEGRYN
      Spouse's first name(s)       CHARLOTTE
      Spouse's last name       THOMAS
      Groom's age       24
      Groom's father's first name(s)       Thomas
      Groom's father's last name       Daniel
      Bride's age       22
      Bride's father's first name(s)       Lewis
      Bride's father's last name       Thomas
      County       Merionethshire
      Country       Wales
      Record set       Merionethshire Marriages
      Category       Birth, Marriage, Death & Parish Records
      Subcategory       Marriages & divorces
      Collections from       Great Britain
      http://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=gbprs%2fwal%2f004394005%2f00459&parentid=gbprs%2fm%2f900007542%2f1
      Marriage for Thomas DANIEL and Charlotte THOMAS (758)
      Marriage for Thomas DANIEL and Charlotte THOMAS (758)


    3. [S649] HO107 Piece 2181 Folio 341 Page 40, (Liverpool, Lancashire), HO107 Piece 2181 Folio 341 Page 40 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S9440] 1861 Wales Census for Merionethshire, Wales. Merionethshire., (Ancestry. http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=8768 : n.d.), Llangelynin, folio 53, page 3; digital images, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=8768 : accessed 14 May 2016); citing PRO RG 9/4318 (Reliability: 3), 14 May 2016.
      1861 Wales Census data extracted from Ancestry Records 14/5/2016

      RG9 Piece 4318 Folio 53 Page 3

      Information for Thomas DANIEL

      Age: 58
      Estimated birth year: abt 1803
      Relation: Head
      Spouse's Name: Margaret Daniel
      Gender: Male
      Where born: Aberdovey, Wales
      Civil Parish or Township: Llangelynin
      County/Island: Merionethshire
      Country: Wales
      Registration district: Dolgelly
      Sub-registration district: Talyllyn
      ED, institution, or vessel: 15
      Household schedule number: 5
      Piece: 4318
      Folio: 53
      Page Number: 3
      Household Members:
      Thomas DANIEL: Age 58 (1803)
      Margaret DANIEL: Age 49 (1812)
      Elizabeth DANIEL: Age 18 (1843)
      Mary DANIEL: Age 16 (1845)
      Daniel DANIEL: Age 14 (1847)
      William DANIEL: Age 11 (1850)
      Margaret DANIEL: Age 7 (1854)
      David DAVIES: Age 47 (1814)
      William DAVIS: Age 10 (1851)
      Margaret DAVIES: Age 6 (1855)
      Hugh DAVIES: Age 2 (1859)
      John JONES: Age 25 (1836)
      Lewis PUGH: Age 18 (1843)
      John GRIFFITH: Age 19 (1842)
      Ellis LEWIS: Age 14 (1847)
      Grace LEWIS: Age 17 (1844)
      http://search.ancestry.co.uk/cgi-bin/sse.dll?indiv=1&db=uki1861wales&h=15527552&tid=&pid=&usePUB=true&_phsrc=WGC534&_phstart=successSource&usePUBJs=true&rhSource=8914
      1861 Wales Census for Llangelynin, Merionethshire
      1861 Wales Census for Llangelynin, Merionethshire
      RG9 Piece 4318 Folio 53 Page 3


    5. [S9348] 1871 Wales Census for Merionethshire, Wales. Merionethshire., (Ancestry. http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=7618 : n.d.), Aberdovey, folio 21, page 1; digital images, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=7618 : accessed 15 May 2016); citing PRO RG 10/5602 (Reliability: 3), 15 May 2016.
      1871 Wales Census data extracted from Ancestry Records 15/5/2016

      RG10 Piece 5602 Folio 21 Page 1

      Information for Thomas DANIEL

      Age: 58
      Estimated birth year: abt 1813
      Relation: Head
      Spouse's Name: Margaret Daniel
      Gender: Male
      Where born: Aberdavey, Merionethshire, Wales
      Civil Parish: [Cefnrhosisaf]
      Ecclesiastical parish: Aberdovey
      Town: Aberdovey
      County/Island: Merionethshire
      Country: Wales
      Registration district: Machynlleth
      Sub-registration district: Pennal
      ED, institution, or vessel: 5
      Household schedule number: 1
      Piece: 5602
      Folio: 21
      Page Number: 1
      Household Members:
      Thomas DANIEL: Age 58 (1813)
      Margaret DANIEL: Age 59 (1812)
      Margaret DAVIES: Age 15 (1856)
      http://search.ancestry.co.uk/cgi-bin/sse.dll?indiv=1&db=uki1871wales&h=27134649&tid=&pid=&usePUB=true&_phsrc=WGC534&_phstart=successSource&usePUBJs=true&rhSource=8768
      1871 Wales Census for Aberdovey, Merionethshire
      1871 Wales Census for Aberdovey, Merionethshire
      RG10 Piece 5602 Folio 21 Page 1


    6. [S8517] England & Wales, FreeBMD Death Index, 1837-1915, FreeBMD, ((http://freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl)), accessed 14 May 2016), Death Registration for Thomas DANIEL (2152); Age 72 (1802); Sep 1874; Machynlleth, Montgomeryshire; Volume 11b, Page 128. (Reliability: 3), 14 May 2016.
      Death Registration for Thomas DANIEL (2152)
      Death Registration for Thomas DANIEL (2152)


    7. [S8531] England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, ((http://www.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1904&enc=1)), accessed 14 May 2016), Probate for Thomas DANIEL (2152); 5 Jan 1875: Merionethshire, Wales. (Reliability: 3), 14 May 2016.
      England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966

      Information for Thomas DANIEL

      Probate Date: 5 Jan 1875
      Registry: Principal Registry
      Death Date: 13 Sep 1874
      Death Place: Merionethshire, Wales

      Daniel THOMAS. 5 January. Administration (with the Will) of the effects of Thomas Daniel late of Brynhyfryd Aberdovey in the County of Merioneth who died 13 September 1874 at Brynhyfryd was granted at the Principal Registry to Margaret Daniel of Brynhyfryd Spinster the daughter one of the Residuary Legatess. Effects under £1,000.
      http://search.ancestry.co.uk/cgi-bin/sse.dll?indiv=1&db=UKProbateCal&h=5875172&tid=&pid=&usePUB=true&_phsrc=WGC534&_phstart=successSource&usePUBJs=true&rhSource=8913
      Probate for Thomas DANIEL (2152)
      Probate for Thomas DANIEL (2152)


    8. [S8519] England & Wales, FreeBMD Marriage Index, 1837-1915, FreeBMD, ((http://freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl)), accessed 14 May 2016), Marriage Registration for Thomas DANIEL (2152) and Margaret EDWARDS (2109); Mar 1839; Dolgelly, Merionethshire; Volume 27, Page 215. (Reliability: 3), 14 May 2016.
      Marriage Registration for Thomas DANIEL (2152)
      Marriage Registration for Thomas DANIEL (2152)
      Marriage Registration for Margaret EDWARDS (2109)
      Marriage Registration for Margaret EDWARDS (2109)