Sarah J. Rees


Brief Life History of Sarah J.

When Sarah J. Rees was born in 1899, in Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom, her father, Joseph Rees, was 30 and her mother, Sarah Jane, was 25.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Rees
Sarah Jane
Evan Rees
Sarah J. Rees
David Rees
Edward George Rees

Sources (2)

  • Sarah J Rees in household of Joseph Rees, "England and Wales Census, 1911"
  • Sarah J Rees in household of Joseph Rees, "England and Wales Census, 1901"

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Siblings (4)

World Events (8)

1900 · Strike at Penrhyn Slate Quarry

Age 1

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.


Age 9

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.


Age 41

Winston Churchill becomes prime minister. British fighter pilots repel German air attacks in the Battle of Britain. London and other cities badly damaged in German bombing raids.

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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