Biographies

Joseph WRIGHT – Erddig Blacksmith

by Jill Burton. On the 1861 census he was living at the blacksmiths shop, Smithy Lane, Pentrebychan, with his family – father Thomas Wright, blacksmith b1811, mother Ann nee Roberts b1820, plus siblings John b1843, [more] [more]

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Ann, George & Sarah WHITAKER

ANN WHITAKER 1848 – 1878 SARAH ANN WHITAKER 1844 – 1907 GEORGE WHITAKER 1849 – 1913 Ann Ross was born in Scotland about 1848, she was the daughter of Angus Ross from Inverness and Elizabeth [more] [more]

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William Owen THOMAS 1857 – 1885

WILLIAM OWEN THOMAS 1857 – 1885 Florence Thomas 1857 – 1888 William Owen was born in 21 October 1857 at Tremerchion, Flintshire, he was the only son of Owen Thomas   and Martha Jones who were [more] [more]

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Edith Marie GOULDING – Erddig Laundry Maid

by Jill Burton. Edie was born in Long Stratton, in Norfolk, the daughter of George and Maria Fairman. George was a wheelwright. Their children were           Edith Maria                             b 1880           Jane Elizabeth (Jinnie) [more] [more]