Mary Ann DAVIS or DAVIES

31 January 1893–16 August 1964 (Age 71)
Ewenny, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life of Mary Ann

When Mary Ann DAVIS or DAVIES was born on 31 January 1893, in Ewenny, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom, her father, John Davies, was 28 and her mother, Sarah Jane Crocombe, was 26. She married Thomas BRIAN on 31 July 1915, in South Wales, Wales, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Eglwysilan, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom in 1901. She died on 16 August 1964, in Cremona, Mountain View County, Alberta, Canada, at the age of 71, and was buried in Carstairs, Mountain View County, Alberta, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Thomas BRIAN
1893–1947
Mary Ann DAVIS or DAVIES
1893–1964
Marriage: 31 July 1915
Gwen Bridget BRIAN
1916–1991

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
31 July 1915
South Wales, Wales, United Kingdom
children

(1)

    Gwen Bridget BRIAN

    Female1916–1991Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(3)

World Events (8)

1900 · Strike at Penrhyn Slate Quarry

Age 7

The strike at Penrhyn Slate Quarry was the longest in Wales history, lasting from November 22, 1900 to 1903. When workers in the quarry were informed that union dues were no longer being collected, they started protesting.
1908

Age 15

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1914

Age 21

Outbreak of World War I. UK enters hostilities against Germany. Grueling trench warfare in Belgium and France.

Name Meaning

Southern English: patronymic from David .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mary A Davies in household of John Davies, "England and Wales Census, 1901"
  • Mary Ann Davies, "Wales, Glamorganshire, Parish Registers, 1538-1912"
  • Mary Ann Davies, "Wales, Monmouthshire, Parish Registers, 1538-1912"

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