Edward Morris + Harriet Griffiths

Edward Morris
18001883
Edward Morris
b. 1800 Ystradyfodwg, Glamorgan, Wales
d. 12 October 1883 (Age 83) Ystradyfodwg, Glamorgan, Wales

Mary John
17991880
Mary John
b. 1799
d. 14 April 1880 (Age 81) Ystradyfodwg, Glamorgan, Wales

Samuel Griffiths
18101859
Samuel Griffiths
b. 1810
d. September 1859 (Age 49)

Mary Davies
18171878
Mary Davies
b. 1817
d. March 1878 (Age 61)

Edward Morris
18391873
Edward Morris
b. 23 July 1839 Ystradyfodwg, Glamorgan, Wales
d. 12 December 1873 (Age 34) Ffrwdamus, Ystradyfodwg, Glamorgan, Wales

Harriet Griffiths
18391912
Harriet Griffiths
b. December 1839 Ty Groes Fach, Bonvilston, Glamorgan, Wales
d. 5 February 1912 (Age 72) 123 Trealaw Road, Trealaw, Rhondda, Glamorgan, Wales

1 Child
Catherine Morris ca.1915
Catherine Morris
18711957
Catherine Morris ca.1915
Catherine Morris
b. 22 April 1871 Frwdamos, Clydach, Ystradyfodwg, Glamorgan, Wales
d. 20 July 1957 (Age 86) 27 Morton Terrace, Clydach Vale, Ystradyfodwg, Glamorgan, Wales

Family Group Information
Marriage 13 August 1862
Carmel Baptist Chapel, Pontypridd, Glamorgan, Wales

Publication: Various e-mails, GEDCOM Files & Register, Descendency, and other Reports produced by Glyn from Mar 2003 onwards.
Citation details: Register Report received from Glyn 6 Jun 2006
Text: On 13 Aug 1862 when Edward was 23, he married Harriet GRIFFITHS, G Grandmother, daughter of Samuel GRIFFITHS (1810-Sep 1859) & Mary DAVIES (abt 1817-Mar 1878), in Carmel Baptist Chapel, Pontypridd, Glamorgan.
See image below (copy courtesy of Glyn Davies)
Marriage Certificate - Edward Morris & Harriet Griffiths.jpg
Marriage Certificate - Edward Morris & Harriet Griffiths.jpg

Residence 1871
Ffrwdamos, Clydach, Ystradyfodwg, Glamorgan, Wales

Publication: Various e-mails, GEDCOM Files & Register, Descendency, and other Reports produced by Glyn from Mar 2003 onwards.
Citation details: Register Report received from Glyn 6 Jun 2006
Text: 1871 Census: RG10 Pc-5386 Fo-5 Pg-4

Edward is a 31-year-old married coal miner at the 1871 census. He is living in Ffrwdamos, Dinas next door to the Swan Hotel with his 31-year-old wife Harriet and their two children, Mary Ann age 7 and Maria Jane aged 2.

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RG10_Pc-5386_Fo-5_Pg-4 Edward Morris.jpg
RG10_Pc-5386_Fo-5_Pg-4 Edward Morris.jpg

Last change 21 September 2007 - 08:13:33

by: Ron Davies
Note The following notes are taken from the PDF file received from Glyn Davies 19 Sep 2007:


Edward was a 23-year-old bachelor Collier when he married Harriett, a 22-year-old spinster, on 13 August 1862 in Carmel Baptist Chapel, Pontypridd, Glamorgan. Both Edward and Harriett signed with their mark. The witnesses were William Evans and Elizabeth Lloyd, the latter also signing with a mark. William Jones conducted the ceremony.

They had five children:

Mary Ann Morris born in 1863 in Dinas, Rhondda, Glamorgan; died in 1934

Gwilym Morris born in November 1866 in Ffrwdamos, Clydach, Ystradyfodwg, Glamorgan; died on 13 April 1869 in Ffrwdamos, Clydach, Ystradyfodwg, Glamorgan

Maria Jane Morris born on 15 January 1869 in Penygraig, Rhondda, Glamorgan; died after February 1935

Catherine Morris born on 22 April 1871 in Ffrwdamos, Clydach, Ystradyfodwg, Glamorgan; died on 20 July 1951 in 27 Morton terrace, Clydach Vale, Rhondda, Glamorgan

Edward Morris born in August 1874 in Ffrwdamos, Clydach, Ystradyfodwg, Glamorgan; died on 11 April 1875 in Ffrwdamos, Clydach, Ystradyfodwg, Glamorgan

ONLY DETAILS OF CATHERINE MORRIS (Glyn Davies' grandmother) AND HER DESCENDANTS HAVE BEEN INCLUDED IN THIS DATABASE. For details of her siblings and their families see the PDF file "My Maternal Family Tree3" received from Glyn 20 Sep 2007.