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From: "Elizabeth Wilson" <>
Subject: [CMN-L] Margaret Davies
Date: Tue, 24 Aug 2010 22:11:23 +0100
I think we have the right Margaret Edwards now, as you have found her
baptism in Trelech. Her home in 1841 is only about 2 - 3 miles from Trelech.
In 1851 her family is in St Clears which is just a few miles from
I would check out that marriage in Carmarthen in 1855 with the Registrar,
as there could easily have been an earlier child who died, and we know
Margaret was close to Carmarthen in 1851, and gave her place of birth as
Carmarthen in the later censuses.
I can't find Margaret in 1901 so presume she died sometime between 1891 and
----- Original Message -----
From: "robertgascoigne" <>
Sent: Tuesday, August 24, 2010 4:24 PM
Subject: Re: [CMN-L] Davies and Jeremy family Abergwilli
> Hello Pauline
> I have checked Free BMD and the only marriage's between a John Davies
> and Margaret Edwards are I in Carmarthen Dec !/4 1855 , Newcastle Emlyn
> 1/4 1857 and Carmarthen Dec1/4 1870. These are from FreeBMD, Perhaps they
> did not marry at first, then he became sick (he died in the June 1/4 of
> 1871, ) another clue he moved from a Furnace worker to a Labourer.
> and Mary Ann are boarders at #3 Ralph Street Llanelly on the 1891
> Census.Also A David Davies age 19 a Tinplate Furnaceman is a boarder at
> High Street Llanelly. Margaret Edwards from Cilrhedyn cannot be found on
> the 1861 census, Her parents David Edwards and Rachel had moved to St
> in 1851. I have just checked the IGI for Margaret born according to the
> census in Cilrhedyn I have the census of Cilrhedyn page. On the it does
> give a place of birth 0n 04 Sep 1830, but she was Christened in Trelech 31
> Oct 1830. It could be why the change of place of birth.
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