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Monmouthshire / Re: St Mellonís parish records
« on: Today at 21:24 »
transcribed baptisms 1725 - 1869 are on FreeReg. Plenty of entries for Richard/Richards. I've checked the baptism for Lydia Richard bp 3 Dec 1732 and it is on FindMyPast only it has been indexed as Rockfield. This is not an uncommon problem with this dataset but the transcribing & indexing wasn't done by FindMyPast & they seem to think there isn't a problem. There are other threads on the these boards about them.
Coedkernew marriages are on FreeReg 1725-1813 and there are other records from c. 1800 on FindMyPast.
Rumney baptisms 1733 - 1812 are on FreeReg, on FindMyPast but indexed as Rockfield, top of register page says Rumney.
Marshfield records are on FreeReg & on FindMyPast.

Sorry, forgot to welcome you to Rootschat!

1891 census for family of Annie
Twyn College, Penmaen RG12/4382 folio 9 pg 12
Enoch Powell head mar 38 coal miner b. Kingston, Herefordshire
Elizabeth wife 43 b. Herefordshire
James G Richards stepson 18 coal miner b. Herefordshire
Alfred E Powell son 14 coal miner b. Pentwyn Mawr
George son 13 b. Pentwyn Mawr
William son 7 b. Pentwyn Mawr
Mary Elizabeth dau 7 b. Twyn College
Annie Maria dau 5 b. Twyn College

1911 census from FamilySearch showing Annie's place of birth as Newbridge

The Common Room / Re: Fletcher, just starting
« on: Sunday 09 December 18 21:27 GMT (UK)  »
Samson remarried at St Paul, Warwick 9 Oct 1915 to widow Ellen May Brind daughter of William Newton. His baptism was 26 April 1869 at All Saints, Emscote son of Denis, tin man, and Isabella Fletcher.
Pretty sure it's the James registered in Warwick. Census ref  RG13/2978 folio 18 pg 28 for Annie & James Fletcher.


The Common Room / Re: Fletcher, just starting
« on: Sunday 09 December 18 21:21 GMT (UK)  »
Welcome to Rootschat!

This could be the marriage of his parents at St Paul Warwick
8 Aug 1898 Samson Fletcher 29 labourer of Warwick Tavern, Compton St, Warwick, father Denis labourer to
Annie Jemima Smith 25 same address father James wheelwright

Death reg
Annie Jemima Fletcher 34 dec qtr 1907 vol 6d pg 398

Handwriting Deciphering & Recognition / Re: Any guesses?
« on: Sunday 09 December 18 16:15 GMT (UK)  »
top one is Boatswain.

Could you give the census ref so we can look at more of the writing.

Pembrokeshire / Re: Trefun familes, mid XIX c.
« on: Sunday 09 December 18 08:46 GMT (UK)  »
Indeed!  ::)

Burial 29 April 1884 in Llanrhian Henry of Trevine is noted as 72, but the only baptism online at this time is 19 August 1804 son of William & Sarah in St David's. No sign of this Henry later.


Pembrokeshire / Re: Trefun familes, mid XIX c.
« on: Saturday 08 December 18 22:00 GMT (UK)  »
1851 census transcribed as Lyons on Ancestry
Trevine HO107/2479 folio 305 pg 6
Henry Tegan head mar 39 labourer b. ? St David's
Mary wife 48
Henry son 14 b.
William son 10
Martha dau 9
Mary dau 4
all born Trevine except Henry senior

Pembrokeshire / Re: Trefun familes, mid XIX c.
« on: Saturday 08 December 18 21:21 GMT (UK)  »
if you use the online GRO index

you can check mother's maiden name on birth regs or age at death on death regs before the period where these details are shown on transcriptions like FreeBmd. You need to register but it's free.

Trefin is in the parish of Llanrhian. No obvious baptism for Mary in that parish. But there are some to Henry Tegan & his wife Mary
Thomas bp 27 Oct 1833
Henry bp 28 Feb 1836
William 7 Oct 1838
Martha bp 17 Oct 1841

Birth reg Mary Tegan sept qtr 1846 Haverfordwest vol 26 pg 674 mmn Richard

Marriage 8 April 1833 in Llanrhian for Henry Tegan of Llanreithan & Mary Richard - from FreeReg

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