Elizabeth Llewelyn

25 September 1739–30 March 1827
Carew, Pembrokeshire, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Llewelyn was christened on 25 September 1739, in Carew, Pembrokeshire, Wales, United Kingdom, her father, David Llewellyn, was 28 and her mother, Jennet, was 24. She married John Shears on 20 April 1758, in Tenby, Pembrokeshire, Wales, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. She was buried in Saint Florence, Pembrokeshire, Wales, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

John Shears
1737–1807
Elizabeth Llewelyn
1739–1827
Marriage: 20 April 1758
Jeonet Shears
1759–1774
John Shears
1761–1849
Philip Shears
1760–
Elizabeth Shears
1764–
William Shears
1766–1774
Lewis Shears
1771–1853
William Shears
1772–1859
David Shears
1773–1854
Jonnet Shears
1777–1838
George Shears
1777–1864
Martha Shears
1782–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
20 April 1758
Tenby, Pembrokeshire, Wales, United Kingdom
children

(11)

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    David Llewellyn

    Male1711–1796Male

    Jennet

    Female1715–1788Female

siblings

(9)

    Mary Llewellyn

    Female1737–Female

    Female1739–1827Female

    George Llewellyn

    Male1741–1741Male

    Solomon Llewellyn

    Male1742–1743Male

    Solomon Llewellyn

    Male1743–Male

+4 More Children

World Events (2)

1815

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

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

Welsh: the original Welsh spelling of Llewellyn .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Llewelyn, "Wales, Pembrokeshire, Parish Registers, 1538-1912"
  • Elizabeth Llewhelin, "Wales, Pembrokeshire, Parish Registers, 1538-1912"
  • Elizabeth Shears, "Wales, Pembrokeshire, Parish Registers, 1538-1912"

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