Records

1861 Census

By the time of the 1861 Census, Daniel Jones and his wife Ann together with his family were living at 9, Victoria Street, Merthyr Tydfil. However, there's no sign of my 2 x Grandfather, Moses....

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William Daniel Jones Birth Cert

William Daniel Jones (aka Big Daddy) born 17th November 1874 at 12 Cyfarthfa Row, Merthyr. This copy of his birth certificate shows his father as Moses and his mother Hannah nee Richards. Moses is listed...

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Moses Jones Birth Cert

Moses Jones was a twin to Aaron. On this copy of his birth certificate it gives the actual time of birth as 7:00am which is a sign that this was a multiple birth. I have...

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William Daniel Jones Marriage Cert

This copy of William Daniel and Ann Morris marriage is of the actual wedding certificate which shows their signatures in their own hand. They were married in the Registry Office in Merthyr Tydfil and gives...

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Daniel Jones & Ann Griffiths Marriage

On the 20th January 1830, Daniel Jones married Anne Griffiths in the Parish church of Llanbadarn Fawr, Ceredigion. This record is from page 310 of the Parish Register. They were married by Banns and the...

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1851 Census

This is the 1851 Census from Merthyr Tydfil. It looks like the name of the road is Wellington Street and we can make out the family of Daniel Jones.   Daniel Jones Head 49 Barber...

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1881 Census

This is the first census in which we see William Daniel Jones (Big Daddy) as a 6 year old. Moses is the head of the family and is carrying on the family tradition of hairdressing....

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1891 Census

In 1891 it looks as though poor Miriam is no longer with the family and you have to think the unthinkable. She must have been a twin to Moses as on the 1881 census they're...

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1911 Census

The last census that's available is the one from 1911. William Daniel (Big Daddy) is now head of his own young family and settled in at 13, Baden Terrace, Merthyr Tydfil. The census also asks...

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1841 Census Daniel Jones

This is the first official census carried out in the UK in 1841 and shows Daniel Jones and his family settled in Aberystruth, Monmouthshire. It's a full couple of pages as the family record spreads...

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Tommy Francis (James Davies) Death Cert

Tommy Francis whose real name was James Francis Davies died suddenly in Carlisle in 1937. He was performing in Pantomime, Cinderella, playing the dame. He was taken ill after the performance and was rushed to...

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