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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Family Time Line

William Rees
1789–1863
Barbara Lewellyn
1798–1861
Mary Rees
1819–1860
William Rees
1824–
Jouan Rees
1826–
Gwenllian Rees
1833–
Jane Rees
1836–
Thomas Rees
1838–
John Rees
1844–
Anne Rees
1820–
Barbara Ellen Reese
1828–1908
Evan Rees
1840–

Sources (2)

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

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (10)

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World Events (3)

1823

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

1830

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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