Ann Bona

14 November 1827–9 July 1886 (Age 58)
Swansea, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Ann

When Ann Bona was born on 14 November 1827, in Swansea, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom, her father, David Bona, was 29 and her mother, Ann Bowen, was 20. She married William Thomas on 25 April 1847, in Swansea, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. She lived in Ystrad-dyfodwg, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom in 1871 and Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States in 1880. She died on 9 July 1886, in Fairfield, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 58, and was buried in Fairfield Cemetery, Fairfield, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Thomas
Ann Bona
Marriage: 25 April 1847
William Bona Thomas
David Llewellen Thomas
Elbert Thomas
Albert Grafton Thomas

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 April 1847Swansea, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom
  • Children


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    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)

    Age 3
    Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).
    1831 · Merthyr Uprising 
    Age 4
    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.
    Age 16
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Italian Dino, Angelo, Aldo, Federico, Gasper, Gino, Giovanni, Luigi, Oreste, Quinto.Italian, Catalan, and Spanish: from the female personal name Bona, from the feminine form of the Latin name Bonus ‘good’ (see Bono ).Hungarian (Bóna) and Polish: from a pet form of the personal name Bonifác (Hungarian), Bonifacy (Polish) (see Boniface ).

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

    Possible Related Names

    De Bona
    Di Bona

    Sources (23)

    • Anner Bono in household of David Bono, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • Ann Bona in entry for David L. Thomas, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Ann Thomas in household of William Thomas, "United States Census, 1870"

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