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Thomas STANT 1839 – 1899

Thomas Stant was born in Wrexham about 1839 he was the son of Thomas Stant and Mary Bennion. Thomas was a farmer from Hanmer and Mary from Shropshire. When he was 2 the family were [more]

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Charles Stuart PHILLIPS 1855-1929

Charles Stuart Phillips was born in Aberdeen about 1855 and in late 1889 married Elizabeth Trevor in a civil marriage at Wrexham, he had served with the 99th Highlanders and also the RWF. He hasn’t [more]

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Sergeant James Gorman 1837-1883

JAMES GORMAN c1837 – 1883 The only information for James comes from his army records, and they don`t name his parents. His marriage hasn’t been found and there are no original census records for Ireland [more]

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Francis The Chemist

FRANCIS THE CHEMIST JAMES FRANCIS was born about 1806 in the Broughton area, he married Winifred Davies who was also known as Gwen who was born about 1808. Their son John Francis was born 4 [more]

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Michael David Jones Market Hall, Wrexham

MICHAEL D JONES.  MARKET HALL WREXHAM Michael David Jones was the son of David Jones and Elizabeth Michael. He was born early in 1854 in Brymbo, his father was from Cerrigydrudion and his mother from [more]

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Richard Brown and Family

RICHARD BROWN AND HIS FAMILY Richard Brown was born in Carno, Montgomeryshire about 1839, his wife Elizabeth Williams was born about 1838 in Llanfyllin, they were married in 1864 at Llanfyllin. In 1871 the family [more]

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Thomas PARRY the Saddler 1827 – 1908

THOMAS PARRY THE SADDLER.  1827 – 1908 Thomas Parry was born 27 April 1827 in Llangollen, he was the son of William Parry and Ann Griffiths. He was baptised at Ty Cerrig Chapel (Welsh Calvinistic [more]

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Mathias MARTIN 1814-1879

Mathias Martin was born in Ramsbury, Wiltshire and christened on 25 September 1814. He was the son of James Martin, a labourer and Elizabeth Collis, who were married in 1810 at Ramsbury. He enlisted into [more]

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Mary, Rhoda & Emma STOKES

MARY ANN STOKES buried 15 February 1898 aged 72 EMMA STOKES buried 18 July 1929 aged 71 RHODA STOKES buried 29 January 1940 aged 78 Mary Ann Hughes was born in Manchester about 1826, and [more]