This is the beginning of a family tree research project for the John Williams Family of Swansea, Wales, circa 1881.
WILLIAMS, John, joiner (1881), b. Sep 2, 1847, Swansea, Glamorgan, brother of William (b. ca. 1850, Swansea). John m. Catherine Jane JEREMIAH, b. Mar 29, 1850, Swansea. Children, b. Swansea: David, b. Apr 11, 1870; William John, b. Jun 29, 1871; Catherine Jane, b. Jan 17, 1875 (emigrated to USA); Margaret Ann, b. Jan 23, 1876 (m. John Thomas JOHNSON, emigrated ca. 1900 to Pennsylvania, USA); Rachel, b. Sep 4, 1877; George, b. Jan 23, 1879; Benjamin, b. May 9, 1880; Thomas Jeremiah, b. Nov 19, 1881 (later adopted by a HUGHES family and took the surname WILLIAMS-HUGHES); Harry b. Dec 11, 1882; Alice, b. Sep 4, 1884; and Gillian ("Gilla"), b. Feb 2, 1886. In 1881, family living at 14 Skinner Street, Swansea. John and Catherine d. ca. 1886/1900, Swansea.
Thank you to John Ball for his extensive work building up his very accurate and informative website "The Welsh Family History Archives." John has been a tremendous help in confirming our limited information and then adding volumes and volumes more information, photos and encouragement.
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