Mary Rees

Female15 February 1819–1860

Brief Life History of Mary

When Mary Rees was christened on 15 February 1819, in Llandough by Penarth, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom, her father, William Rees, was 29 and her mother, Barbara Lewellyn, was 20. She died in 1860, at the age of 41.

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William Rees
Barbara Lewellyn
Mary Rees
William Rees
Jouan Rees
Gwenllian Rees
Jane Rees
Thomas Rees
John Rees
Anne Rees
Barbara Ellen Reese
Evan Rees

Sources (2)

  • Mary Rees, "Wales Births and Baptisms, 1541-1907"
  • Mary Rees, "Wales, Glamorgan Parish Registers, 1558-1900"

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World Events (3)


Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.


Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

1831 · Merthyr Uprising 

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.

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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