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William SNAPE 1825–1890

by Annette Edwards. WILLIAM SNAPE 1825 – 1890 ANNIE ELIZA SNAPE 1845- 1910 William was born in Cumberland; he was the son of John Snape. By 1861 he had moved to Wrexham and was a [more]

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Thomas HUGHES 1832–1900

by Annette Edwards. THOMAS HUGHES 1832 – 1900 MARY HUGHES 1833 – 1900 Thomas Hughes was born about 1832 in the Ruabon area, and in 1855 he married Mary Edwards. All we know about Mary [more]

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Hannah SHONE and her children

Hannah Williams was born about 1855 she was the daughter of John Williams  and Mary Anne, in 1871 she was living at the New Inn, Moss where her father was a blacksmith. John Shone was [more]

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Edward William JOHNSON 1852-1919

WILLIAM EDWARD JOHNSON 1852 – 1919 LIZZIE JANE JOHNSON 1855 – 1945 William Edward Johnson was born 1852 in Broughton near Brymbo he was the son of William Johnson and Ann Edwards. His father had [more]

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William JOHNSON 1813-1881

Life as a publican had its ups and downs. WILLIAM JOHNSON 1813 – 1881 ANN JOHNSON 1819 -1908 William Johnson was born in Rowley Staffordshire in 1813. By 1841 he was working as an overseer [more]

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William WHITAKER 1838-1922

ANNIE WHITAKER 1844 – 1921 WILLIAM WHITAKER 1838 – 1922 ANNIE JOHNSON was born in Scotland about 1844, her father William was from Rowley, Staffordshire, her mother Anne was from Ellesmere, Shropshire. By 1851 the [more]

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Catherine GOUGH – Plas Power Laundry Maid

IN AFFECTIONATE MEMORY OF CATHERINE GOUGH, WHO DIED FEBRUARY 4TH, 1884, AGED 83 YEARS. THIS CROSS IS PLACED BY T. L. AND M. E. FITZHUGH. (FAITHFUL UNTO DEATH) Catherine Gough was born in Staffordshire and [more]

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Ann, George & Sarah WHITAKER

ANN WHITAKER 1848 – 1878 SARAH ANN WHITAKER 1844 – 1907 GEORGE WHITAKER 1849 – 1913 Ann Ross was born in Scotland about 1848, she was the daughter of Angus Ross from Inverness and Elizabeth [more]

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William Owen THOMAS 1857 – 1885

WILLIAM OWEN THOMAS 1857 – 1885 Florence Thomas 1857 – 1888 William Owen was born in 21 October 1857 at Tremerchion, Flintshire, he was the only son of Owen Thomas   and Martha Jones who were [more]