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Thomas Rees b. 1811 Ponthir

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Syd

Syd Report 23 Jan 2013 16:51

I am looking for the parents of THOMAS REES born Ponthir Monmouthshire 1811, I know that he married ELIZABETH MILLER in 1831 at Newport and they had 12 children but I have no information about his parents.
Thanks for any help,
Syd

Natasha

Natasha Report 23 Jan 2013 22:02

i came across, John rees 1777 & Elizabeth Lewis 1773-1855 with a
thomas rees Birth 1811 in Ponthir, Caerleon, Monmouthsire, Wales.

not sure if it's correct but worth having a look into their names.

Natasha

Natasha Report 23 Jan 2013 22:08

siblings to the thomas rees i came across.
Joseph rees,John rees, elizabeth rees , Hannah Rees 1818 , hannah married John davies in 1852

alviegal

alviegal Report 23 Jan 2013 22:14

This is that family.


1841 census transcription details for: Poutheer Street, Llangattock Juxta Caerleon
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National Archive Reference:
RG number: HO107
Piece: 749
Book/Folio: 6/6
Page: 7
Reg. District: Newport
Sub District: Caerleon
Parish: Llangattock Juxta Caerleon
Enum. District:
Ecclesiastical District:
City/Municipal Borough:
Address: Poutheer Street, Llangattock Juxta Caerleon
County: Monmouthshire
Name Relation Sex Age Birth Year Occupation Where Born
REES, John M 63 1778 Monmouthshire
REES, Elizabeth F 67 1774 Monmouthshire
REES, John M 35 1806 Monmouthshire
REES, Hannah F 23 1818 Monmouthshire
REES, Charles M 3 1838 Monmouthshire


1851 census transcription details for: Ponthire, Llangattock
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National Archive Reference:
RG number: HO107
Piece: 2451
Folio: 179
Page: 3
Reg. District: Newport
Sub District: Caerleon
Parish: Llangattock
Enum. District: 18
Ecclesiastical District:
City/Municipal Borough:
Address: Ponthire, Llangattock
County: Monmouthshire
Name Relation Condition Sex Age Birth Year Occupation , Disability Where Born
REES, John Head Married M 74 1777 Formerly Tinplate Worker
Llangattock, Monmouthshire
REES, Elizabeth Wife Married F 77 1774 Formerly Tinplate Worker
Llangattock, Monmouthshire
REES, Hannah Daughter Unmarried F 33 1818 Employed In Tinplate Works
Lanvrechva, Monmouthshire
REES, Charles Grand Son M 15 1836 Employed In Tinplate Works
Llangattock, Monmouthshire


Where did you come across your information Natasha please? :-)

alviegal

alviegal Report 23 Jan 2013 22:24

1841 census transcription details for: Poutheer Street, Llangattock Juxta Caerleon
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National Archive Reference:
RG number: HO107
Piece: 749
Book/Folio: 6/7
Page: 9
Reg. District: Newport
Sub District: Caerleon
Parish: Llangattock Juxta Caerleon
Enum. District:
Ecclesiastical District:
City/Municipal Borough:
Address: Poutheer Street, Llangattock Juxta Caerleon
County: Monmouthshire
Name Relation Sex Age Birth Year Occupation Where Born
REES, Thomas M 30 1811 Monmouthshire
REES, Elizabeth F 30 1811
REES, Fredrick M 2 1839 Monmouthshire
JONES, John M 20 1821 Monmouthshire



1851 census transcription details for: Ponthire, Llangattock
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National Archive Reference:
RG number: HO107
Piece: 2451
Folio: 180
Page: 5
Reg. District: Newport
Sub District: Caerleon
Parish: Llangattock
Enum. District: 18
Ecclesiastical District:
City/Municipal Borough:
Address: Ponthire, Llangattock
County: Monmouthshire
Name Relation Condition Sex Age Birth Year Occupation , Disability Where Born
REES, Thomas Head Married M 41 1810 Tinplate Worker
Llangattock, Monmouthshire
REES, Elizabeth Wife Married F 42 1809 Employed In Tinplate Works
Fairwater, Glamorganshire
REES, Fredrick Son M 12 1839 Scholar
Llangattock, Monmouthshire
TURBAVILL, Charles Lodger Unmarried M 23 1828 Labourer
Llangattock, Monmouthshire
BEDDLEUM, William Visitor M 4 1847 Scholar
Ely, Glamorganshire

Natasha

Natasha Report 24 Jan 2013 07:59


1851 Wales Census
about John Rees




Name:
John Rees

Age:
74

Estimated Birth Year:
abt 1777

Relation:
Head

Spouse's Name:
Elizabeth Rees

Gender:
Male

Where born:
Llangattock, Monmouthshire, Wales

Civil Parish or Township:
Llangattock

County/Island:
Monmouthshire

Country:
Wales

Registration district:
Newport

Sub-registration district:
Caerleon

ED, institution, or vessel:
18

Piece:
2451

Folio:
179

Page Number:
3

Household schedule number:
9

Natasha

Natasha Report 24 Jan 2013 08:00


Elizabeth lewis
Birth 1773 in caerleon, monmouthshire, wales. Death 28 dec 1855 in caerleon, monmouthshire, wales

Chris Ho :)

Chris Ho :) Report 24 Jan 2013 08:34

Baptisms (if relating)

County Monmouthshire
Place Newport
Church Betws Mill Street (Cong)
RegisterNumber
DateOfBirth
BaptismDate 13 Feb 1829
Forename Thomas
Sex -
FatherForename Lewis & Elizabeth
MotherForename
FatherSurname Rees
MotherSurname
Abode Botany Bay
FatherOccupation
Notes Born December 28th 1828

County Monmouthshire
Place Newport
Church St Woolos Parish Church
RegisterNumber
DateOfBirth
BaptismDate 31 Mar 1833
Forename Thomas Miller
Sex M
FatherForename Thomas
MotherForename Elizabeth
FatherSurname REES

County Monmouthshire
Place Newport
Church St Woolos Parish Church
RegisterNumber
DateOfBirth
BaptismDate 26 Mar 1837
Forename Charlotte
Sex F
FatherForename Thomas
MotherForename Elisabeth
FatherSurname REES

Chris :)


http://www.freereg.org.uk/cgi/Search.pl

Syd

Syd Report 24 Jan 2013 13:19

Thank you all for your kind help in assisting me to find my G G Grandfather THOMAS REES, this looks like the correct family so I will do some checking.
Thanks once again,
Syd