Thomas Parry


Brief Life History of Thomas

When Thomas Parry was born in 1830, in Newmarket, Flintshire, Wales, United Kingdom, his father, Robert Parry, was 27 and his mother, Margaret Davies, was 29. He married Margaret Brookes in 1851, in Flintshire, Wales, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Cerrigceinwen, Anglesey, Wales in 1881 and Llanddeiniolen, Caernarfonshire, Wales, United Kingdom in 1881. He died in 1889, in Flintshire, Wales, United Kingdom, at the age of 59.

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Thomas Parry
Margaret Brookes
Marriage: 1851
Elizabeth Parry
Margaret Parry
Nicholas Parry
William Parry
Maria Parry
John Parry
Maria Parry

Sources (8)

  • Thomas Parry in household of Robert Parry, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Thomas Parry, "Wales Births and Baptisms, 1541-1907"
  • Thomas Parry, "England and Wales Non-Conformist Record Indexes (RG4-8), 1588-1977"

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  • Marriage
    1851Flintshire, Wales, United Kingdom
  • Children (7)

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    World Events (5)


    Age 0

    Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

    1831 · Merthyr Uprising 

    Age 1

    Sparked by a depression that was going through Wales the previous three years, the Merthyr uprisings were carried out by workers that were in debt. In the process, twenty-four people were killed and twenty-six were arrested. Troops were brought in to stop the protestors.

    1850 · Coal Fields in South Wales Developed

    Age 20

    Like the iron and copper mines, the coal fields in South Wales were very important to the industrial revolution. Many of those that worked in the coal mines were part of the Merthyr uprising.

    Name Meaning

    Welsh: Anglicized form of the patronymic ap Harry ‘son of Harry’ (see Harry , Harris ). The name is widespread in both England and Wales.

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

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