Owen Roberts

1826–
Merionethshire, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life of Owen

When Owen Roberts was born in 1826, in Merionethshire, Wales, United Kingdom, his father, John Roberts, was 27 and his mother, Lowry Jones, was 30.

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Family Time Line

John Roberts
1799–
Lowry Jones
1796–
Griffith Roberts
1813–
Evan Roberts
1815–
Catherine Roberts
1815–
Griffith Roberts
1818–
Lowry Roberts
1819–
William Roberts
1821–
William Roberts
1822–
Hugh Roberts
1824–
Owen Roberts
1826–

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

    Griffith Roberts

    Male1813–Male

    Evan Roberts

    Male1815–Male

    Catherine Roberts

    Female1815–Female

    Griffith Roberts

    Male1818–Male

    Lowry Roberts

    Female1819–Female

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World Events (3)

1830

Age 4

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).
1831 · Merthyr Uprising 

Age 5

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.
1843

Age 17

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Robert . This surname is very frequent in Wales and west central England. It is also occasionally borne by Jews, presumably as an Americanized form of a like-sounding Jewish surname.

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

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