Mary Williams

Mary Williams[1, 2, 3, 4, 5]

Female 1862 - 1959  (97 years)

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  • Name Mary Williams  [6, 7, 8
    Registration Between 1 Jul 1862 and 30 Sep 1862  Machynlleth, Montgomeryshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Birth Registration 
    • Volume 11b, Page 191
    Birth Registration for Mary WILLIAMS (508)
    Birth Registration for Mary WILLIAMS (508)
    Born 18 Jul 1862  Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 10, 11, 12, 13
    Gender Female 
    Census 2 Apr 1871  Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Wales 
    • RG10 Piece 5602 Folio 37 Page 34
    1871 (Aberdovey) Census for Elizabeth WILLIAMS (506)
    1871 (Aberdovey) Census for Elizabeth WILLIAMS (506)
    Occupation 2 Apr 1871  Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Scholar 
    • RG10 Piece 5602 Folio 37 Page 34
    Residence 2 Apr 1871  Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    High Street 
    • RG10 Piece 5602 Folio 37 Page 34
    Census 3 Apr 1881  Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [11, 15
    Wales 
    Occupation 3 Apr 1881  Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [11, 15
    Dressmaker 
    Census 5 Apr 1891  Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [16
    Wales 
    Census 31 Mar 1901  Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [17
    Wales 
    Census 2 Apr 1911  Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [18
    Wales 
    Residence 2 Apr 1911  Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [18
    Meirion House 
    Died 18 Jul 1959  Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Person ID I508  The Williams Family Tree
    Last Modified 2 Sep 2020 

    Father Captain Owen Williams,   b. 1838, Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 1924, Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Davies,   b. 9 Aug 1838, Borth, Cardiganshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Mar 1882  (Age 43 years) 
    Registration Between 1 Jul 1859 and 30 Sep 1859  Liverpool, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [19
    Marriage Registration 
    • Volume 8b, Page 180
    Marriage Registration for Owen Williams (32)
    Marriage Registration for Owen Williams (32)
    Marriage Registration for Elizabeth Davies (506)
    Marriage Registration for Elizabeth Davies (506)
    Married 17 Aug 1859  St. Davids Church, Liverpool, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [11, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26
    • Marriage Certificate (courtesy of Val Bromley): 1859. Marriage solemnised at St. Davids Church in the Parish of Liverpool in the County of Lancashire. No.: 71. When Married: August 17th 1859. Name and Surname: Owen Williams - Elizabeth Davies. Age: Full - Full. Condition: Bachelor - Spinster. Rank or Profession: Mariner - . Residence at the time of Marriage: Fleet Street - Fleet Street. Father's Name and Surname: John Williams  - David Davies. Rank or Profession of Father: Ferry-man - Mariner. In the Presence of: Lewis Williams and Elizabeth Morris. [11]
    Family ID F168  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family John Evans,   b. 21 Feb 1858, Llanbrynmair, Montgomeryshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jan 1926, Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Registration Between 1 Apr 1883 and 30 Jun 1883  Liverpool, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [27
    Marriage 
    • Volume 8b, Page 38
    Married 13 Apr 1883  St. David's Church, Liverpool, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 28
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Evans,   b. 23 Oct 1883, Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Mar 1972, Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     2. Annie Evans,   b. 5 Mar 1886, Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. John Owen Evans,   b. 7 Oct 1888, Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 May 1968  (Age 79 years)
     4. Mary Evans,   b. 27 Apr 1890, Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Oct 1967, Bangor, Caernarfonshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     5. Olwen Jane Evans,   b. 21 Jun 1892, Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. David Samuel Evans,   b. 8 Dec 1893, Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1970  (Age 76 years)
     7. Enid Margaret Evans,   b. 22 May 1896, Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1977, Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     8. Richard Breese Evans,   b. 28 Mar 1899, Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Howel Meirion Evans,   b. 21 Jul 1902, Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1965, St. Asaph, Denbighshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     10. Gwennie Evans,   b. 16 Aug 1903, Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jan 1999, Towyn, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years)
    Last Modified 2 Mar 2014 
    Family ID F248  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Mary Evans (nee Williams) (00508)
    Mary Evans (nee Williams) (00508)
    Courtesy of Gaynor Sandercock:
    Mary passed away a few days after this picture was taken.

    Documents
    Obituary Notice for Margretta Rees nee Williams
    Obituary Notice for Margretta Rees nee Williams

    BMD Certificates
    Birth Certificate for Mary Williams (00508)
    Birth Certificate for Mary Williams (00508)
    Entry 111; Registration District: Machynlleth; 1862. Birth in the Sub-district of Pennal in the Counties of Merioneth and Montgomery.

    Census
    1871 Wales Census for Aberdovey, Merionethshire
    1871 Wales Census for Aberdovey, Merionethshire
    RG10 Piece 5602 Folio 37 Page 34
    1881 Wales Census for Aberdovey, Merionethshire
    1881 Wales Census for Aberdovey, Merionethshire
    RG11 Piece 5478 Folio 50 Page 21
    1891 Wales Census for Aberdovey, Merionethshire
    1891 Wales Census for Aberdovey, Merionethshire
    RG12 Piece 4587 Folio 46 Page 6
    1901 Wales Census for Aberdovey, Merionethshire
    1901 Wales Census for Aberdovey, Merionethshire
    RG13 Piece 5190 Folio 32 Page 6

  • Notes 
    • From 1837online: Births registered in July, August, September 1862. Surname: Williams. Name: Mary. Sup. Registrars District: Machynlleth. Vol: 11B. Page: 191.

      Birth Certificate: Year - 1862, Registration District - Machynlleth, Sub-district - Pennal, Counties of Merionethshire and Montgomery. No.: 111. When and where born: Eighteenth July 1862, Alma Terrace, Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales. Name: Mary. Sex: Girl. Name and surname of father: Owen Williams. Name, surname and maiden name of mother: Elizabeth Williams formerly Davies. Occupation of father: Sea Captain, Coasting Trade. Signature, description and residence of informant: Elizabeth Williams, Mother, Alma Terrace, Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales. When registered: Fourth August 1862. Signature of registrar: Edward Bell, Registrar.

      From the 1871 Wales Census for Aberdovey, Merionethshire (RG10 Piece 5602 Folio 37 Page 34) Mary, 8, Scholar, was with her mother Elizabeth, married, 32, from Borth, Cardiganshire, in High Street, Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales. With her were her siblings Ann Elizabeth, 10, Scholar, Margareta (sic), 5, Scholar, Lizze (sic), 4, Scholar, and Owen, 1. All the children were recorded as having been born in Aberdovey, Merionethshire. Also present was servant Elizabeth Davies, 22, General Servant from Borth, Cardiganshire. Visiting the family were her uncle John Davies, 35, Master Mariner from Borth, Cardiganshire, aunt Amelia Davies, 25, from Carnarvon, cousin David Davies, 4, Scholar born Aberdovey, Merionethshire, and cousin Jane Ann, 1, born Carnarvon.

      From the 1881 Census (RG11 Piece 5478 Folio 50 Page 21) Mary, 18, a Dressmaker, was with her mother Elizabeth, 42, a Sailor's Wife, at Church Street, Towyn, Merionethshire, Wales. Her father was busy in Milford Haven aboard the 'Olive Branch'. With her were her siblings Annie Elizabeth, 20, a General Servant, Scholars Owen, 10, David John, 8, Susannah, 6, and Jane Ellen, 4, along with Thomas Owen, 2, and my Taid, John Davies, 2 months.

      Between 1881 and 1883 Mary gets married to John Evans a Tailor and Draper from Llanbrynmair.

      From the 1891 Census (RG12 Piece 4587 Folio 46 Page 6) Mary is shown as being 28 and living with her Husband John Evans at 11 New Street, Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales. John is aged 30 and is a Tailor and Draper from Llanbrynmair Montgomeryshire. Their children Elizabeth, Annie, John O(wen) and Mary are also present. They have a 16 year old servant by the name of Mary J Evans. Also in the household is Henry R(obert) Shortland a 16 year old Apprentice Tailor from London. Henry went on to marry Susannah Williams, sister-in-law to his boss.

      From the 1901 Census (RG13 Piece 5190 Folio 32 Page 6) Mary, now 37, is still with her husband John at 11 New Street, Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales. Their children Elizabeth, Annie, John O(wen), Mary, Olwen J(ane), Enid M(argaret), David S(amuel) and Richard B(reese) are all present. There are two other people present namely, John E. O. Williams, Servant, S(ingle), 19, Tailor from Treddol, Cardiganshire and Apprentice James J. Williams, S(ingle), 16 also from Treddol, Cardiganshire. Whether these two are related to each other or to the rest of the Williams clan is not known at this time.

      From the 1911 Wales Census for Aberdovey, Merionethshire (RG14PN33713 RG78PN1945 RD615 SD2 ED6 SN114) Mary, 48, from Aberdovey, Merionethshire, was with her husband John, 53, Tailor and Draper from Llanbrynmair, Montgomeryshire, at Meirion House, Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales. With them were their children Elizabeth, 27, Helping in the trade, Annie, 25, Assistant Mistress, Mary, 20, Milliner, David Samuel, 17, Tailor, Enid Margaret, 14, Mother's Help, Richard Breese, 12, Scholar, and Gwennie, 7, Scholar. All the children were recorded as having been born in Aberdovey, Merionethshire.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1044] Julian Walters.

    2. [S2262] Una Sanderson.

    3. [S5417] 1911 England Census - Alive, (People who should be alive for the 1911 England and Wales Census) (Reliability: 3), 20 Jun 2010.

    4. [S6297] Temp Tag 9 II (Reliability: 3), 23 May 2011.

    5. [S2262] Una Sanderson (Reliability: 3), 1 Mar 2014.
      These records were tagged as being sourced by Una Sanderson.

    6. [S562] RG11 Piece 5478 Folio 50 Page 21, (Aberdovey, Merionethshire) (Reliability: 3).
      Filename: RG11_Pc5478_Fo50_Pa21.jpg

    7. [S347] RG10 Piece 5602 Folio 37 Page 34, (Aberdovey, Merionethshire) (Reliability: 3).
      Filename: RG10_Pc5602_Fo37_Pa34.jpg

    8. [S2262] Una Sanderson (Reliability: 3), 8 Jan 2008.

    9. [S8515] England & Wales, FreeBMD Birth Index, 1837-1915, FreeBMD, ((http://freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl)), accessed 4 May 2020), Birth Registration for Mary WILLIAMS (508); Sep 1862; Machynlleth, Montgomeryshire; Volume 11b, Page 191. (Reliability: 3), 4 May 2020.
      Extracted from the Ancestry records of the England & Wales, Civil Registration Birth Index, 1837-1915 on 4/5/2020

      Sep 1862; Machynlleth, Montgomeryshire; Volume 11b, Page 191 Birth Registration for Mary WILLIAMS
      https://search.ancestry.co.uk/cgi-bin/sse.dll?_phsrc=PKK5945&_phstart=successSource&usePUBJs=true&indiv=1&dbid=8912&gsfn=mary&gsln=williams&gsfn_x=1&gsln_x=1&cp=0&msbdy=1862&msbdy_x=1&msbpn__ftp=machynlleth&msbpn__ftp_x=1&new=1&rank=1&uidh=e72&redir=false&msT=1&gss=angs-d&pcat=34&fh=1&h=60716495&recoff=&ml_rpos=2&queryId=25daee79fc6580ef3db03c2be935a6cf
      Birth Registration for Mary WILLIAMS (508)
      Birth Registration for Mary WILLIAMS (508)


    10. [S562] RG11 Piece 5478 Folio 50 Page 21, (Aberdovey, Merionethshire) (Reliability: 3).
      QUAY 2

    11. [S309] Meriel and Ian Haynes, (Much of the Barmouth connection, and a lot more, are courtesy of Meriel and Ian Haynes. Thank you) (Reliability: 3).
      Date of Import: Aug 9, 2004

    12. [S1653] Birth Certificate for Mary WILLIAMS (00508), Entry 111; Registration District: Machynlleth; 1862. Birth in the Sub-district of Pennal in the Counties of Merioneth and Montgomery. (Reliability: 4), 7 Aug 2007.

    13. [S10419] General Register Office, (https://www.gro.gov.uk), accessed 4 May 2020), Birth Registration for Mary WILLIAMS (508) (Reliability: 3), 4 May 2020.
      Extracted from General Register Office website 4/5/2020

      GRO Reference: Sep, 1862: Machynlleth, Powys, Volume 11B, Page 191: Birth Registration for Mary WILLIAMS : Mother's maiden surname: DAVIES

    14. [S9348] 1871 Wales Census for Merionethshire, Wales. Merionethshire., (Ancestry. http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=7618 : n.d.), Aberdovey, folio 37, page 34; digital images, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=7618 : accessed 2 Sep 2020); citing PRO RG 10/5602 (Reliability: 3), 2 Sep 2020.
      1871 Wales Census data extracted from Ancestry Records 2/9/2020


      1871 (Aberdovey) Census for Elizabeth WILLIAMS (506)

      Age: 32
      Estimated Birth Year: abt 1839
      Relation: Wife
      Gender: Female
      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: 174
      Piece: 5602
      Folio: 37
      Page Number: 34
      Household Members:
      Elizabeth WILLIAMS: Age 32 (1839)
      Ann Elizabeth WILLIAMS: Age 10 (1861)
      Mary WILLIAMS: Age 8 (1863)
      Margareta WILLIAMS: Age 5 (1866)
      Lizze WILLIAMS: Age 4 (1867)
      Owen WILLIAMS: Age 1 (1870)
      Elizabeth DAVIES: Age 22 (1849)
      John DAVIES: Age 35 (1836)
      Amelia DAVIES: Age 25 (1846)
      David DAVIES: Age 4 (1867)
      Jane Ann DAVIES: Age 1 (1870)
      https://search.ancestry.co.uk/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=uki1871wales&indiv=try&h=27135306
      1871 (Aberdovey) Census for Elizabeth WILLIAMS (506)
      1871 (Aberdovey) Census for Elizabeth WILLIAMS (506)


    15. [S562] RG11 Piece 5478 Folio 50 Page 21, (Aberdovey, Merionethshire), RG11 Piece 5478 Folio 50 Page 21 (Reliability: 3).

    16. [S1021] RG12 Piece 4587 Folio 46 Page 6, (Aberdovey, Merionethshire), RG12 Piece 4587 Folio 46 Page 6 (Reliability: 3).

    17. [S1233] RG13 Piece 5190 Folio 32 Page 6, (Aberdovey, Merionethshire), RG13 Piece 5190 Folio 32 Page 6 (Reliability: 3), 18 Apr 2007.

    18. [S8951] RG14PN33713 RG78PN1945 RD615 SD2 ED6 SN114, 1911 Wales Census for Aberdovey, Merionethshire (Reliability: 3), 26 Feb 2014.

    19. [S8519] England & Wales, FreeBMD Marriage Index, 1837-1915, FreeBMD, ((http://freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl)), accessed 15 Jan 2015), Marriage Registration for Owen WILLIAMS and Elizabeth DAVIES (168); Volume 8b, Page 180 Sep 1859, Liverpool, Lancashire, Volume 8b, Page 180. (Reliability: 3), 15 Jan 2015.
      Marriage Registration for Owen Williams (32)
      Marriage Registration for Owen Williams (32)
      Marriage Registration for Elizabeth Davies (506)
      Marriage Registration for Elizabeth Davies (506)


    20. [S291] Information from Williams family tree as produced by Phil Williams 2004 (Reliability: 3).
      QUAY 2

    21. [S287] INFO Elizabeth Davies (Reliability: 3).
      QUAY 2

    22. [S288] INFO Owen Williams (Reliability: 3).
      QUAY 2

    23. [S142] Census 1901 West Derby Liverpool RG13 3487 page 4 (visitor).

    24. [S289] INFO Owen Williams Elizabeth Davies family notes.

    25. [S2304] Marriage Certificate for Owen WILLIAMS and Elizabeth DAVIES (168), Entry 71; 1859. Marriage solemnized at St. Davids Church in the Parish of Liverpool in the County of Lancaster. (Reliability: 4), 12 Jan 2008.

    26. [S9314] Liverpool, England, Church of England Marriages and Banns, 1813-1921, ((http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=2197)), accessed 15 Jan 2015), Marriage for Owen WILLIAMS and Elizabeth DAVIES; 17 Aug 1838; St. David, Liverpool, Lancashire, England. (Reliability: 3), 15 Jan 2015.
      Liverpool, England, Marriages and Banns, 1813-1921

      Information for Owen  WILLIAMS

      Age: Full Age
      Marriage Date: 17 Aug 1859
      Parish: Liverpool, St David
      Spouse's Name: Elizabeth Davies
      Father's name: John Williams
      Spouse Father's Name: David Davies
      Reference Number: 283 DAV/3/8
      http://search.ancestry.co.uk/cgi-bin/sse.dll?indiv=1&MS_AdvCB=1&db=LiverpoolCoEMarriages&rank=1&new=1&MSAV=2&msT=1&gss=angs-d&gsfn=owen&gsfn_x=XO&gsln=williams&gsln_x=XO&msgdy=1859&msgdy_x=1&uidh=e72&pcat=34&fh=0&h=3039304&recoff=9+10+30&ml_rpos=1
      Marriage for Owen Williams and Elizabeth Davies
      Marriage for Owen Williams and Elizabeth Davies


    27. [S8519] England & Wales, FreeBMD Marriage Index, 1837-1915, FreeBMD, ((http://freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl)), accessed 2 Mar 2014), John EVANS + Mary WILLIAMS; Jun 1883, Liverpool, Lancashire, Volume 8b, Page 38. (Reliability: 3), 2 Mar 2014.

    28. [S8978] Aberystwyth Observer, Cardiganshire. Aberystwyth., "Marriages," 28 Apr 1883, p. 4; digital images, Welsh Newspapers Online (http://welshnewspapers.llgc.org.uk : accessed 2 Mar 2014). (Reliability: 3), 2 Mar 2014.
      MARRIAGES. EVANS-WILLIAMS. —  April 13th, at St. David's Church, Liverpool, by the Rev J. Jones, Mr B. J. Evans (from Llanbrynmair), to Mary, second daughter of Captain O. Williams, of the schooner Olive Branch, Aberdovey.
      Marriage of John Evans to Mary Williams (248)
      Marriage of John Evans to Mary Williams (248)
      Aberystwyth Observer, 28 Apr 1883
      Courtesy of Dai Williams