Sarah Jane Jones

Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Sarah Jane

When Sarah Jane Jones was born in 1877, in Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom, her father, Benjamin Jones, was 21 and her mother, Annie Jones, was 21. She died in Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom, and was buried in Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Jones
Annie Jones
Sarah Jane Jones
Elizabeth Jones
Myfawny Jones
Morfydd Jones
Eurrys Jones

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World Events (8)

Age 7
Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1890 · Welsh Industry Affected by U.S Tariff 
Age 13
In 1890, President McKinley and Congress passed the McKinley Tariff, which have had direct effect on Southern Wales. All foreign exports were taxed, including tinplates from the iron and copper mines in Wales.
Age 31
London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

English and Welsh: from the Middle English personal name Jon(e) (see John ), with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s. The surname is especially common in Wales and southern central England. It began to be adopted as a non-hereditary surname in some parts of Wales from the 16th century onward, but did not become a widespread hereditary surname there until the 18th and 19th centuries. In North America, this surname has absorbed various cognate and like-sounding surnames from other languages. It is (including in the sense 2 below) the fifth most frequent surname in the US. It is also very common among African Americans and Native Americans.English: habitational or occupational name for someone who lived or worked ‘at John's (house)’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Sarah Jane Jones in household of Benjamin Jones, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Sarah Janes Jones in household of Benjamin Jones, "England and Wales Census, 1891"

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