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Family of Richard Edmund REES and Ethel Druscilla ROBERTS

Husband: Richard Edmund REES (1888-1971)
Wife: Ethel Druscilla ROBERTS (1889-1971)
Children: Lily May REES (1912-1987)
Marriage 5 Jul 1911 Llanllwchaiarn, Newtown, Montgomeryshire1
Llanllwchaiarn Parish Church, Newtown, Montgomeryshire

Husband: Richard Edmund REES

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Richard Edmund REES

Name: Richard Edmund REES2
Sex: Male
Father: Evan REES (c. 1868- )
Mother: Elizabeth ? (c. 1868- )
Birth Q4 1888 Newtown, Montgomeryshire, Wales3,4
Census 31 Mar 1901 (age 12) 10 Brynfryn Place, Newtown, Montgomeryshire3
RG13/5196/44/13
Residence 5 Jul 1911 (age 22) Angel Vaults, Newtown, Montgomeryshire2
Occupation Draper's Assistant2
Death 18 May 1971 (age 82) Llanllwchaiarn, Montgomeryshire
Burial 1971 Llanllwchaiarn Parish Church, Newtown, Montgomeryshire5

Wife: Ethel Druscilla ROBERTS

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Ethel Druscilla ROBERTS

Name: Ethel Druscilla ROBERTS2
Sex: Female
Father: William Owen ROBERTS (1847-1927)
Mother: Jane DAVIES (c. 1851-1938)
Birth Q4 1889 Pennygloddfa, Newtown, Montgomeryshire6
Christening 24 Nov 1889 (age -1-0) Llanllwchaiarn Parish Church, Newtown, Montgomeryshire2
Census 5 Apr 1891 (age 1) Llanfair Road Newtown Montgomeryshire
RG12/4593/95
Census 31 Mar 1901 (age 11) Llanllwchaiarn, Montgomeryshire7
Llanfair Road, Llanllwchaiarn, Montgomeryshire
Residence 5 Jul 1911 (age 21) Cross Lane Cottage, Llanfair Road, Llanllwchaiarn, Newtown, Montgomeryshire2
Death 1 Dec 1971 (age 81-82) Llanllwchaiarn, Montgomeryshire
Burial 1971 Llanllwchaiarn Parish Church, Newtown, Montgomeryshire5

Child 1: Lily May REES

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Lily May REES

Name: Lily May REES
Sex: Female
Birth 15 Mar 19128,9
Death 1987 (age 74-75) Newtown10

Note on Husband: Richard Edmund REES - shared note

Llanllwchaiarn Cemetery: Marble headstone:

"In loving memeory of Richard Rees died May 18th 1971 aged 82

and his beloved wife Ethel died December 1st 1971 aged 82.

Reunited"

Note on Wife: Ethel Druscilla ROBERTS - shared note

Ethel Druscilla and Richard Rees' wedding was witnessed by William Owen Roberts, Lily Jane Rees (Richard's sister) and Thomas Owen Roberts.

 

Lived at 11 Dysart Terrace, Canal Road, Llanllwchaiarn.

 

Llanllwchaiarn Cemetery:

Marble headstone:

 

"In loving memory of Richard Rees died May 18th 1971 aged 82

and his beloved wife Ethel died December 1st 1971 aged 82.

Reunited"

Sources

1Llanllwchaiarn Parish registers (Microfilm).
Text From Source: Llanllwchaiarn Parish registers: Microfilm, Powis Archive Office, County Hall, Llandrindod Wells.
Assessment: Primary evidence.
Text From Source: Llanllwchaiarn Marriage Register:

Page 213

1911 Marriage Solemnised at Parish Church of Llanllwchaiarn in the County of Montgomery
No: 425
When Married: 5 July 1911
Name and Surname: Richard Edmund Rees
Age: 22
Condition: Bachelor
Rank or Profession: Draper's Assistant
Residence at time of Marriage: Angel Vaults, Newtown
Father's Name and Surname: Evan Rees
Rank or Profession of Father: Licenced Victualler
Name and Surname: Ethel Drucilla Roberts
Age: 21
Condition: Spinster
Rank or Profession: -
Residence at time of Marriage: Cross Lane Cottages, Llanfair Road
Father's Name and Surname: W. Owen Roberts
Rank or Profession of Father: Coachbuilder

Married in the Parish Church according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Established Church by Banns by me [?]

This marriage was Solemnised between us: Richard Edmund Rees
Ethel Drucilla Roberts
In the presence of us: W.O. Roberts
Lily Jane Rees
Thomas Owen Roberts

[Some details may be slightly innacurate, as I did not transcribe the whole entry. GH]
Powis County Archive Office, County Hall, Llandrindod Wells, POWIS.
2Ibid.
3Public Record Office, "www.census.pro.gov.uk - 1901 Census" (Internet).
Internet. Call Number: http://www.census.pro.gov.uk (electronic).
4"Information from Free Births, Marriages, and Deaths website: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/" (Internet). Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: Births Dec 1888 (>99%)
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REES Richard Edmund Newtown 11b 171
Internet. Call Number: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/ (electronic).
5Montgomeryshire Genealogical Society, "Parish of Llanllwchaiarn Memorial Inscriptions" (MR/MI/23).
Text From Source: Monumental Inscription Index for The Parish Church of Llanllwchaiarn, Montgomeryshire; Powis county Archive Office,
Graham Hoadly.
6"Information from Free Births, Marriages, and Deaths website: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/" (Internet). Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: Births Dec 1889
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Roberts Ethel Drusilla Newtown 11b 152
Internet. Call Number: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/ (electronic).
7"Census 1901 (William Owens Roberts) Llanllwchaiarn, Montgomeryshire RG13/5196/111/31".
Text From Source: William O Roberts Head M 52 Coach Builder Montgomery Newtown
Jane Roberts Wife M 50 Montgomery Newtown
Matilda A Roberts Dau S 21 Dressmaker Montgomery Newtown
Mary J Roberts Dau S 17 Tailoress Montgomery Newtown
Thomas O Roberts Son S 15 Coach Builder Montgomery Newtown
Elsie M Roberts Dau S 13 Montgomery Newtown
Ethel D Roberts Dau S 11 Montgomery Newtown
Assessment: Primary evidence.
8Gordon Rees, "Email from Gordon Rees [my 3rd Cousin]".
3rd Cousin of Graham Hoadly.
9GRO, "Family Research Link" (www.1837online.com).
Searchable online index of Births Marriages and Deaths 1837 - 2001.
Text From Source: Name REES, LILY MAY
Date of Birth 15 March 1912
Registration District NEWTOWN
Year of Registration 1987
Month of Registration January

Volume No 26
Page No 147
Reg No 187
Family Records Centre, 1 Myddleton Street, LONDON, EC1R 1UW. Tel: 020 8392 5300.
10Ibid. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: Name REES, LILY MAY
Date of Birth 15 March 1912
Registration District NEWTOWN
Year of Registration 1987
Month of Registration January

Volume No 26
Page No 147
Reg No 187