Thomas Jones

Llanasa, Flintshire, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Thomas

Thomas Jones was born in 1784, in Llanasa, Flintshire, Wales, United Kingdom. He married Anne Evans on 27 October 1810, in Newmarket, Flintshire, Wales, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Newmarket, Flintshire, Wales, United Kingdom in 1841.

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Thomas Jones
Anne Evans
Marriage: 27 October 1810
Hugh Jones
Thomas Jones
Thomas Jones
Thomas Jones
Joseph Jones
Mary Jones
Thomas Jones
Sarah Jones

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 October 1810Newmarket, Flintshire, Wales, United Kingdom
  • Children


    +3 More Children

    World Events (6)

    Age 31
    The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
    1831 · Merthyr Uprising 
    Age 47
    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 66
    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

    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 (15)

    • Thos. Jones in entry for Joseph Jones, "Wales Births and Baptisms, 1541-1907"
    • Thomas Jones, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • Thomas Jones in entry for Sarah Jones, "England, Cheshire Bishop's Transcripts, 1598-1900"

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