Sarah Rees

Female1834–1881

Brief Life History of Sarah

When Sarah Rees was born in 1834, in Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom, her father, George Rees, was 27 and her mother, Mrs. Mary Rees, was 38. She married Thomas Eilian Jones on 19 July 1859, in Ballarat, Victoria, Australia. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Pyle, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom in 1841 and Tythegston Higher, Tythegston, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom in 1851. She died in 1881, in Ballarat, Victoria, Australia, at the age of 47, and was buried in Ballarat, Victoria, Australia.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Eilian Jones
1829–1895
Sarah Rees
1834–1881
Marriage: 19 July 1859
Arvon Eilian Jones
1861–1936
Clod Eilain George Jones
1865–1939
Mary Margaret Jones
1868–

Sources (2)

  • Sarah Rees, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Sarah Rees in household of George Rees, "England and Wales Census, 1851"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    19 July 1859Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
  • Children (3)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (4)

    World Events (7)

    1837

    Age 3

    George Grey explores Western Australia.

    1843

    Age 9

    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

    1847

    Age 13

    Gold found in Port Phillip.

    Name Meaning

    Welsh: variant of Rice .

    German: habitational name from a place in the Rhineland called Rees.

    German: from a short form of the personal name Andreas .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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