Sarah Anne Griffiths

6 January 1865–3 January 1943 (Age 77)
Dowlais, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Sarah Anne

When Sarah Anne Griffiths was born on 6 January 1865, in Dowlais, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom, her father, John Evan Griffiths, was 31 and her mother, Margaret Jones, was 30. She married David Evan Jones on 4 January 1880, in Adamsville, Beaver, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 3 January 1943, in Adamsville, Beaver, Utah, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Beaver, Beaver, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

David Evan Jones
1858–1895
Sarah Anne Griffiths
1865–1943
Marriage: 4 January 1880
Sarah Ann Jones
1880–1886
Margaret Jones
1882–1904
David Reese Jones
1887–1935
Catherine Lydia Jones
1887–1962
Angus Jones
1890–1951

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 January 1880Adamsville, Beaver, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

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    World Events (8)

    1866 · The First Civil Rights Act
    Age 1
    The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.
    1867 · Great Reform Act of 1867
    Age 2
    The Great Reform Act of 1867 gave males the right to vote. This also helped to form the Welsh Liberal Party. It was the second of three reforms that would take place.
    1886
    Age 21
    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

    Name Meaning

    Welsh (Glamorgan and western England): Anglicized form of the patronymic (ap) Gruffudd, from Old Welsh Grippiud (see Griffith ).

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

    Possible Related Names

    Griffis
    Griffitts
    Griffith

    Story Highlight

    John Rees Griffiths

    John’s parents John Griffiths and Margaret Jones immigrated to the United States from Wales in 1863 with other members of the Griffiths extended family. They also brought John’s sister-in-law Cather …

    Sources (22)

    • Sarah A Jones in household of David Jones, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Sarah A. Griffith in entry for Maggie Johnson, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Sarah A Jones, "United States Census, 1920"

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