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Dorothy Report 19 Nov 2012 20:30

Thank you.


Choccy Report 31 Oct 2012 10:44

got to go out now - will look back later


Choccy Report 31 Oct 2012 10:44


G number: RG10
Piece: 913
Folio: 6
Page: 7
Reg. District: Medway
Sub District: Gillingham
Parish: Gillingham
Enum. District:
Ecclesiastical District:
City/Municipal Borough:

Address: 2nd Battalion 23rd Royal Welch Fusiliers St Mary Barracks And Brompton Huts, Chatham, Gillingham
County: Kent

MOSTYN, Savage Commanding Officer M 36 1835 Flintshire

one of many soldiers

ROWLANDS, Charles Private Soldier M 24 1847 Flintshire

Marked As Answer Marked as Answered


Choccy Report 31 Oct 2012 10:19

this could be Margaret -

Marriages Jun 1867 (>99%)

Rowlands Margaret Gt. Boughton 8a 507
TILSTON William Gt. Boughton 8a 507


RG number: RG10
Piece: 3723
Folio: 44
Page: 30
Reg. District: Chester
Sub District: Chester Castle
Parish: St John the Baptist
Enum. District: 9
Ecclesiastical District:
City/Municipal Borough: Chester
Address: Albert Street, St John The Baptist, Chester
County: Cheshire

TILSTON, William Head M 22 1849 Cheshire
TILSTON, Margaret Wife F 24 1847 Denbighshire


Choccy Report 31 Oct 2012 10:11


RG number: RG09
Piece: 2626
Folio: 94
Page: 18
Reg. District: Great Boughton
Sub District: 2 Chester Castle
Parish: St John the Baptist
Enum. District: 9
Ecclesiastical District: Christchurch
City/Municipal Borough: Chester
Address: 47, Francis Street, St John The Baptist, Chester
County: Cheshire

ROWLANDS, Richard Head Married M 43 1818 Coal Merchant
Chester St Bridget, Cheshire
ROWLANDS, Ann Wife Married F 45 1816
Worthenbury, Flintshire
ROWLANDS, Charles Son M 14 1847 Apprentice Printer
Bongate, Flintshire
ROWLANDS, Margaret Daughter F 12 1849 Scholar
Threapwood, Cheshire
ROWLANDS, Edwin Son M 10 1851 Scholar
Chester St Martins, Cheshire
ROWLANDS, James Christopher Son M 6 1855 Scholar
Chester St John, Cheshire

Marked As Answer Marked as Answered


Choccy Report 31 Oct 2012 10:08

is this them ?


RG number: HO107
Piece: 2172
Folio: 300
Page: 19
Reg. District: Great Boughton
Sub District: Cathedral Division
Parish: Saint Martins
Enum. District: 6
Ecclesiastical District:
City/Municipal Borough: Chester
Address: Walls Lane, Saint Martins, Chester
County: Cheshire

ROWLAND, Ann Wife Married F 36 1815
Bangor, Flintshire
ROWLAND, Charles Son M 4 1847 Scholar
Bangor, Flintshire
ROWLAND, Margaret Daughter F 2 1849 Scholar
Bangor, Flintshire


Dorothy Report 31 Oct 2012 09:24

Hoping you can help me find a Margret Rowland.
B .29/6/1848.Threapwood.Malpas.Denbigh. Wales.

Also a Charles Rowland b.26/12/1846.Bangor.Malpas Denbigh. Wales.
Both of them borther and sister.

Sorry i do not known ant think about them

Parent a Richard Rowland . Ann mottershead.
The Family move to chester to live.
Many thanks


CherryBlossom Report 11 Jun 2010 16:00

A couple of possible marriages

Marriages Sep 1914 (>99%)
George Idris Griffiths Swansea 11a 2109
Griffiths Sarah George Swansea 11a 2109

Marriages Dec 1921 (>99%)
Donne Jane George Swansea 11a 2283
George Idris Donne Swansea 11a 2283


CherryBlossom Report 11 Jun 2010 15:54

Is this the family in 1911? Are you wanting to bring Idris' line forwards? Do you want to go backwards?

GEORGE, William Head Married M 56 1855 Coal Miner Hewer Skewen Glamorgan VIEW
GEORGE, Mary Jane Wife Married
35 years F 56 1855 Skewen Glamorgan VIEW
GEORGE, David Morgan Son Single M 24 1887 Laboure Above Ground Aberdare Glamorgan VIEW
GEORGE, Sarah George Daughter Single F 22 1889 Skewen Glamorgan VIEW
GEORGE, Idris Son Single M 18 1893 Miner Birchgrove Glamorgan VIEW
GEORGE, Edith Daughter Single F 17 1894 Birchgrove Glamorgan VIEW
JONES, Mary Hannah Granddaughter Single F 4 1907 Skewen Glamorgan VIEW


RG number:
RG14 Piece:
32667 Reference:
RG14PN32667 RD592 SD4 ED5 SN84

Registration District:
Neath Sub District:
Cadoxton Enumeration District:
5 Parish:

8 Siding Terrace Skewen

For reference - the 1901

1901 Wales Census
about Idris George
Name: Idris George
Age in 1901: 8
Estimated birth year: abt 1893
Relation: Son
Father's Name: William
Mother's Name: Mary J
Gender: Male
Where born: Skewen, Glamorgan, Wales

Civil parish: Coedffranc
Ecclesiastical parish: Skewen
Town: Coedffranc
County/Island: Glamorgan
Country: Wales

Street Address: View image
Condition as to marriage: View image
Education: View image
Employment status: View image
Occupation: View image

Registration district: Neath
Sub-registration district: Cadoxton
ED, institution, or vessel: 4
Neighbors: View others on page
Household schedule number: 211
Household Members: Name Age
William George 46
Mary J George 46
William J George 22
Thomas George 20
David M George 14
Sarah George 12
Idris George 8
Edith George 7


Dorothy Report 11 Jun 2010 15:52

Hello. Trying to find the any Family of a Idris George.B !1892 Oct.Llansamlet. Swansea.
D 1959.Clatterbride Hosipital . Bebington.
is father was a William George B. 1855. ? .a coal miner in mother was a Mary jane king.
Many thanks