Thomas Meredith

1795–1889 (Age 94)
Radnorshire, Wales

The Life of Thomas

When Thomas Meredith was born in 1795, in Radnorshire, Wales, his father, Edward Meredith, was 51 and his mother, Elizabeth Margaret Price, was 53. He married Mary Bufton on 27 February 1827, in Llanbister, Radnorshire, Wales. They were the parents of at least 13 sons and 15 daughters. He lived in Breconshire, Wales, United Kingdom for about 10 years and Church, Radnorshire, Wales, United Kingdom in 1871. He died on 28 November 1889, in Saint Harmon, Powys, Wales, United Kingdom, at the age of 94.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Meredith
1795–1889
Mary Bufton
–1868
Marriage: 27 February 1827
Jane Meredith
1820–
Jane Meredeth
1823–
Hugh Meredith
1826–
Jane Meredith
1826–
David Meredith
1827–1892
Edward Meredith
1828–1828
John Meredith
1829–
Elizabeth Meredith
1829–
Mary Meredith
1829–
Eliza Meredith
1830–
Edward Meredith
1831–1917
David Meredith
1832–
Thomas Meredith
1832–
James Meredith
1833–
James Meredith
1834–
Margaret Meredith
1835–
William Meredith
1836–
Anne Meredith
1837–
Mary Meredith
1837–
Mary Meredith
1837–
David Meredith
1837–
Mary Meredith
1838–
Evan Meredith
1840–
Mildred Meredith
1840–
John Meredith
1840–1904
Margaret Meredith
1840–
Elizabeth Meredith
1842–
Elizabeth Meredith
1843–

Spouse & Children

  • Male1795–1889Male

  • Mary Bufton

    Female–1868Female

MARRIAGE
27 February 1827
Llanbister, Radnorshire, Wales
children

(28)

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Parents & Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (6)

1815

Age 20

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Age 28

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
1831 · Merthyr Uprising 

Age 36

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: from the personal name Maredudd. In Welsh the stress is on the second syllable. The Old Welsh form is Morgetiud, of which the first element may mean ‘pomp, splendor’ and the second is iudd ‘lord’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Thomas Meredith, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Thos Meredith, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Thomas Meredith, "England and Wales Census, 1851"

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