Francis Cole + Mary Nicholas

Francis Cole
17501842
Francis Cole
b. about 1750  
d. 12 April 1842 (Age 92)  Hole-in-the-Wall, Margam, Glamorgan, Wales

Mary Powell
17611820
Mary Powell
C. 8 June 1761  St.Illtud, Llantwit-juxta-Neath, Glamorgan, Wales
d. February 1820  Baglan, Glamorgan, Wales

Francis Cole
18021881
Francis Cole
b. about 8 August 1802  Margam, Glamorgan, Wales
d. 29 November 1881 (Age 79)  Morfa, Margam, Glamorgan, Wales

Mary Nicholas
18111891
Mary Nicholas
b. 1811  Margam, Glamorgan, Wales
d. 13 January 1891 (Age 80)  Taibach, Margam, Glamorgan, Wales

3 Children
Mary Ann Cole
18321832
Mary Ann Cole
b. December 1832  Ty Fry Farm, Margam, Glamorgan, Wales
B. 31 December 1832 (Age 30 days)  St.Mary's, Margam, Glamorgan, Wales

Francis Cole
18341892
Francis Cole
b. October 1834  Cross, Margam, Glamorgan, Wales
d. between July 1892 and September 1892 (Age 57)  Neath Registration District, Glamorgan, Wales

Mary Cole
1836?
Mary Cole
b. November 1836  Cross, Margam, Glamorgan, Wales
d. yes  

Family Group Information
Marriage 24 November 1832
 St.Mary's, Margam, Glamorgan, Wales

Source:  Parish Register - Margam St.Mary
Publication: Transcript 1997
Citation details: Booklet p.243
Text: Both of Margam; by Banns.
Residence 1841
 "Hole in the Wall", Brombil, Margam, Glamorgan, Wales

Source:  Census Returns - 1841 England & Wales
Publication: Obtained by Ancestry.com
Citation details: HO107-1422-17 Fo-4 Pg-4/5
Text: Francis,38, Relieving Oficer, Mary,30, Francis,7, Mary,4, Francis senior,90, Custom House Officer, and 13-year-old servant Sarah Clark.

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1841 Census Image - Francis Cole & Family
1841 Census Image - Francis Cole & Family

Residence 1851
 Morfa Cottages, Taibach, Margam, Glamorgan, Wales

Source:  Census Returns - 1851 Glamorgan
Publication: Transcribed to CD-ROM 2000
Citation details: H.O.107/2462 037 002 E.D.1C
Text: 2462 1851 CENSUS OF TAIBACH. REF.H.O.107/2462, E.D.1C .

Piece: 2462 Folio: 037 Schedule: 002

Address: MORFA COTTAGES

COLE FRANCIS HD M 47 LABOURER
GLA BAGLAN (c1804)
COLE MARY WI M 39 LABOURER'S WIFE
GLA MARGAM (c1812)
COLE FRANCIS SO U 16 BLACKSMITH
GLA MARGAM (c1835)
COLE MARY DA U 14 AT HOME
GLA MARGAM (c1837)

Francis aged 47, labourer (it is clear from other evidence that his job was that of Colliery Lamp Man), living at Morfa Cottages, Taibach, with wife Mary aged 39, son Francis, 16 , and daughter Mary 14..
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1851 Census Image - Francis Cole & Family
1851 Census Image - Francis Cole & Family

Residence 1861
 Morfa Colliery, Hafod-y-Porth, Margam, Glamorgan, Wales

Source:  Census Returns - 1861 England & Wales
Citation details: RG9 Pc-4080 Fo-48 Pg-3 Sch-6
Text: Glamorgan Family History Society 1861 Census CD

4080 1861 CENSUS OF HAFOD-Y-PORTH. R.G.9/4080, E.D.3.

Piece: 4080 Folio: 048 Schedule: 006

Address: MORFA COLLIERY

COLE FRANCIS HD M 57 LABOURER
GLA BAGLAN (c1804)
COLE MARY WI M 51 -
GLA MARGAM (c1810)
COLE MARY ANN GD U 4 -
GLA MARGAM (c1857)

Francis aged 57, labourer (it is clear from other evidence that his specific job was that of Colliery Lamp Man), married to Mary, aged 51, living with granddaughter Mary Ann COLE, aged 4, at Morfa Colliery.
Note that next door is the family of William BADGE - future hisband of Francis and Mary's daughter Mary COLE.
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1861 Census Image - Francis Cole & Family
1861 Census Image - Francis Cole & Family

Residence 1881
 Morfa No. 2, Margam, Glamorgan, Wales

Source:  Census Returns - 1881 England & Wales
Publication: Family Search On-Line British Census
Citation details: RG11 Pc-5334 Fo-24 Pg-3
Text: Francis COLE Head M Male 73 Britton Ferry, Glamorgan, Wales Gen Lab
Mary COLE Wife M Female 70 Margam, Glamorgan, Wales
Humphrey BUDG Boarder M Male 63 Cornwall, England Carpenter
Henry CLACKWORTHY Lodger M Male 41 Somerset, England Coal Miner

Source Information:
Dwelling Morfa No 2
Census Place Margam, Glamorgan, Wales
Family History Library Film 1342285
Public Records Office Reference RG11
Piece / Folio 5334 / 24
Page Number 3

Francis aged 73 (should be about 78!) living at Morfa No.2, Margam, with wife Mary, aged 70 and two boarders

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1881 Census Image - Francis Cole & Family
1881 Census Image - Francis Cole & Family

Globally unique identifier
28A343840F9D364CB89B3B965482183D0F36
 

Last change 3 July 2009 - 06:31:36
 

by: Ron Davies
Note Research by Allen Blethyn shows that Francis and Mary were living at Hole in the Wall in 1847, but that they were one of the first families to occupy one of the new houses built near the Morfa Pit (there by 1849).
Note Living at Hole-in-the-Wall in 1841, whenFrancis was shown as Registrar for Margam sub-district for the 1841 census.