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Title: family
Post by: lindaloyden on Wednesday 14 October 09 13:24 BST (UK)
hi i am trying to trace a griffith edwards born in 1829 in llandderfel merioneth he was a servent for edward edwards in 1851 in 1881 he lived in stabel row vron in denbigshireand was married to margret.I have all his children names and everything from 1851 but can not trace him before that date  :(
Title: Re: family
Post by: wilcoxon on Thursday 15 October 09 12:29 BST (UK)
To save time and effort, this has been found for Linda already by other people hoping to help out.  :)
Should give a head start for anyone else.

1901 RG13; Piece: 5219; Folio: 67; Page: 29.
9 Heol Offa Bersham
Griffith Edwards 74 own means
Margaret Edwards 66
Edwin Edwards 40 coal hewer
Stephen Edwards 32 son b Bersham
Stephen Edwards 20 grandson b Hanley
Cecilia J Page 3 grandson ? b Glamorgon Ton Y Pandy
Sarah A Williams 11 grand daughter b Bersham.

1891 Bersham Llidiart Fanny Cottage
RG12/4614, F.51, PG.20
Griffith Edwards H M 64 coal miner b.Llanderful, Merionethshire
Margaret " wife M 59 b.Derwen, Denbighshire
Edwin " son unm 30 coal miner b.Bersham
Stephen " son unm 22 coal miner b."
Harriet S " daur 13 B."
Stephen " nephew 10 scholar b.Hanley, Staffs

1881 Brymbo Stable Row, Vron
RG11/5517, F.9, P.10
Griffith Edwards H M 52 ostler at colliery b.Llanderful, Merionethshire
Margret " wife M 46 b.Derwen, Denbighshire
Isaac " son unm 25 coal miner b.Adwy
Evan " son M 23 coal miner b."
Edwin " son unm 20 coal miner b."
Mary Elizth " daur 17 dom serv b."
Stephen " son 13 coal miner b."
Sarah Jane " daur 10 sch b."
Margt Ann " daur 7 b."
Selina " 3 daur b."
Stephen " son 6months b."

1871 RG10; Piece: 5655; Folio: 60; Page: 2
Rhos berse Bersham ( all children b Adwy`r clawdd )
Griffith Edwards 42 horse keeper b Bala
Margaret Edwards 37 b Derwen
Isaac Edwards 16
Evan Edwards 13
Edwin Edwards 10
Mary E Edwards 7
John Edwards 4
Stephen Edwards 2
Sarah J Edwards 1 month

1861 RG9; Piece: 4284; Folio: 66; Page: 7
Rhos Berse Road
Griffith Edwards 32 farm labourer. b Merionethshire.
Margaret Edwards 27
Griffith Edwards 8
Isaac Edwards 6
Evan Edwards 4
Edwin Edwards 4 Mo

1851 HO107; Piece: 2504; Folio: 422; Page: 7
Llanerch Gron Uchaf , Tre Llanerch , Denbs
Edward Edwards 73 farmer b Derwen
Margaret Edwards 69 wife b Efenechtyd
David Edwards 30 unm son b "
Edward Edwards 9 gr son b LLanrhydd
Edward Williams 14 servant b Efenechydd
Griffith Edwards 22 servant b Llanderfel
Ann Davies 18 servant b Llanelidan.

All census records have Griffith as being from Llanderfel and he was born about 1829.
Llanderfel is in the Bala area.

There`s only one Issac Edwards born Wrexham district that seems to match the son from the 1861  census aged 6.
Isaac Edwards born 1856.Wrexham District
You need to get a birth certificate if you are sure that it is the right one , to see what Margarets maiden name was, then you can hopefully trace their marriage and both Griffith and Margarets fathers names and occupations.
This will help you go back one more generation.