See also

Family of Thomas OWEN and Martha MEYRICK

Husband: Thomas OWEN (bef1787-bef1860)
Wife: Martha MEYRICK (bef1777-1860)
Children: Thomas OWEN (bef1813- )
William OWEN (bef1816- )
John OWEN (bef1818-1847)
Elizabeth OWEN (bef1821-1905)
Marriage 27 May 1812 Lydham Parish Church, Shropshire

Husband: Thomas OWEN

Name: Thomas OWEN
Sex: Male
Father: John OWEN ( - )
Mother: Mary ? ( - )
Birth bef 10 Jun 1787 Wentnor, Shropshire
Christening 10 Jun 1787 (age 0) Wentnor Parish Church, Shropshire1
Census 6 Jun 1841 (age 50) Lydham, Shropshire2
Pools Head, Lydham, Shropshire
Occupation 6 Jun 1841 (age 53) Ag. Lab.; Lydham, Shropshire2
Census 30 Mar 1851 (age 63) Lydham, Shropshire3
Pools Head, Lydham, Shropshire
Occupation 30 Mar 1851 (age 63) Farm Labourer; Lydham, Shropshire3
Death bef 3 May 1860 (age 72) Pools Head Cottage, Lydham, Shropshire
Burial 3 May 1860 Lydham Parish Church, Shropshire

Wife: Martha MEYRICK

Name: Martha MEYRICK
Sex: Female
Father: Thomas MEYRICK ( - )
Mother: Mary ? ( - )
Birth bef 31 Dec 1777 Bishop's Castle, Shropshire
Christening 31 Dec 1777 (age 0) Bishop's Castle Parish Church, Shropshire4
Census 6 Jun 1841 (age 50) Lydham, Shropshire2
Pools Head, Lydham, Shropshire
Census 30 Mar 1851 (age 73) Lydham, Shropshire3
Pools Head, Lydham, Shropshire
Death 1860 (age 82-83) Pools Head Cottage, Lydham, Shropshire
Burial 25 May 1860 Lydham Parish Church, Shropshire

Child 1: Thomas OWEN

Name: Thomas OWEN
Sex: Male
Spouse: Mary ? (c. 1812- )
Birth bef 5 Dec 1813 Pools Head Cottage, Lydham, Shropshire
Christening 5 Dec 1813 (age 0) Lydham Parish Church, Shropshire5
Census 3 Apr 1881 (age 68) Hyssington, Shropshire6
Maesissa Green, Hyssington, Shropshire
RG11/2620/80/5
Occupation Farm Labourer7

Child 2: William OWEN

Name: William OWEN
Sex: Male
Spouse: Elizabeth ? ( - )
Birth bef 11 Feb 1816 Pools Head Cottage, Lydham, Shropshire
Christening 11 Feb 1816 (age 0) Lydham Parish Church, Shropshire8

Child 3: John OWEN

Name: John OWEN
Sex: Male
Birth bef 7 Jun 1818 Pools Head Cottage, Lydham, Shropshire
Christening 7 Jun 1818 (age 0) Lydham Parish Church, Shropshire9
Death 1847 (age 28-29) Pools Head Cottage, Lydham, Shropshire
Burial 9 Jul 1847 Lydham Parish Church, Shropshire

Child 4: Elizabeth OWEN

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Elizabeth OWEN

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Elizabeth OWEN, 2007, age 185

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Spouse: William COLES

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Spouse: William COLES

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Spouse: William COLES

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Spouse: William COLES

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Spouse: William COLES, 2007, age 178

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Spouse: William COLES, 2007, age 178

Name: Elizabeth OWEN
Sex: Female
Spouse: William COLES (1829-1905)
Birth bef 9 Dec 1821 Pools Head Cottage, Lydham, Shropshire
Christening 9 Dec 1821 (age 0) Lydham Parish Church, Shropshire10
Census 6 Jun 1841 (age 15) Lydham, Shropshire2
Pools Head, Lydham, Shropshire
Census 30 Mar 1851 (age 29) Lydham, Shropshire3
Pools Head, Lydham, Shropshire
Occupation 30 Mar 1851 (age 29) Washerwoman; Lydham, Shropshire3
Census 7 Apr 1861 (age 39) Lydham, Shropshire11
Pools Head Cottage, Lydham, Shropshire
Census 2 Apr 1871 (age 48) More Shropshire12
Old Rectory, More, Shropshire
Census 3 Apr 1881 (age 59) More Shropshire13
RG11/2621/22/6
Census 3 Apr 1881 (age 59) More, Shropshire14
More, Shropshire
Census 5 Apr 1891 (age 69) More, Shropshire15
Old Rectory Part Of, Lower Beach, More
Census 31 Mar 1901 (age 79) More, Shropshire16
More, Shropshire
Death 7 Feb 1905 (age 83) 3 Vine Buildings, Ruyton XI Towns, Shopshire
Burial 11 Feb 1905 (age 84) St Peter's Parish Church, More Shropshire17
Buried by: Ridley Relton

Presumably she was looked after by her daughter, Lucy at Ruyton, after the death of William Coles.

Note on Husband: Thomas OWEN

In 1841 at Pools Head, Lydham (after Rectory House)

Sources

1Church of the Latter Day Saints, "http://www.familysearch.org/".
Text From Source: Family Search website
Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: IGI Individual Record FamilySearch™ International Genealogical Index v5.0
British Isles
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THOMAS OWEN
Male


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Event(s):
Birth:
Christening: 10 JUN 1787 Wentnor, Shropshire, England

Death:
Burial:


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Parents:
Father: JOHN OWEN Family
Mother: MARY


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Messages:
Extracted birth or christening record for the locality listed in the record. The source records are usually arranged chronologically by the birth or christening date.


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Source Information:
Batch No.: Dates: Source Call No.: Type: Printout Call No.: Type:

C037541 1660 - 1812 0510682 Film 6908744 Film


Sheet: 00
Internet. Call Number: http://www.familysearch.org/ (electronic).
2"Census 1841 (Thomas Owen) Lydham, Shropshire HO107/920/15/6/3".
Text From Source: Thomas Owen 50 Ag Lab Yes
Martha Owen 50 Yes
Elizabeth Owen 15 Yes
Assessment: Primary evidence.
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Source: Census 1841 (Thomas Owen) Lydham, Shropshire HO107/920/15/6/3, Martha Meyrick (Owen) 41

3"Census 1851 (Thomas Owen) Lydham, Shropshire HO107/1983/245/6" (HO107/1983/245/6).
Text From Source: Name,Relation,Married?,Sex,Age,Occupation,Born,Infirmity
Thomas OWEN,Head,Mar,M,63,Farm Labourer,Wentnor, Shropshire,
Martha OWEN,Wife,Mar,F,73,,Bishop's Castle, Shropshire,
Elizabeth OWEN,Daughter,Mar,F,29,Washerwoman,Lydham, Shropshire,
William PHILLIPS,Lodger,Wid,M,58,Labourer,Clun, Shropshire,
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Source: Census 1851 (Thomas Owen) Lydham, Shropshire HO107/1983/245/6, Thomas Owen 51

4Church of the Latter Day Saints, "http://www.familysearch.org/".
Text From Source: Family Search website
Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: IGI Individual Record FamilySearch™ International Genealogical Index v5.0
British Isles
Search Results | Download | Pedigree

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MARTHA MEYRICK
Female


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Event(s):
Birth:
Christening: 31 DEC 1777 Bishops Castle, Shropshire, England

Death:
Burial:


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Parents:
Father: THOMAS MEYRICK Family
Mother: MARY


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Messages:
Extracted birth or christening record for the locality listed in the record. The source records are usually arranged chronologically by the birth or christening date.


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Source Information:
Batch No.: Dates: Source Call No.: Type: Printout Call No.: Type:

C037331 1559 - 1708 0510653 Film 6901072 Film

C037331 1708 - 1812 0510654 Film NONE


Sheet: 00
Internet. Call Number: http://www.familysearch.org/ (electronic).
5Ibid. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: IGI Individual Record FamilySearch™ International Genealogical Index v5.0
British Isles
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THOMAS OWENS
Male


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Event(s):
Birth:
Christening: 05 DEC 1813 Lydham, Shropshire, England

Death:
Burial:


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Parents:
Father: THOMAS OWENS Family
Mother: MARTHA


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Messages:
Extracted birth or christening record for the locality listed in the record. The source records are usually arranged chronologically by the birth or christening date.


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Source Information:
Batch No.: Dates: Source Call No.: Type: Printout Call No.: Type:

C017422 1813 - 1880 0919657 Film 6908674 Film


Sheet: 00
6"1881 British Census and National Index" (The Church Of The Latter Day Saints). RG11/2620/80/5. Assessment: Primary evidence.
Text From Source: Household:

Name Relation Marital Status Gender Age Birthplace Occupation Disability
Thomas OWENS Head M Male 68 Lydham, Shropshire, England Farm Labourer
Mary OWENS Wife M Female 69 Churchstoke, Montgomery, Wales Farm Labourer Wife


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Source Information:
Dwelling Maesissa Green
Census Place Hyssington, Shropshire, England
Family History Library Film 1341630
Public Records Office Reference RG11
Piece / Folio 2620 / 80
Page Number 5
Graham Hoadly.
7Ibid.
8Church of the Latter Day Saints, "http://www.familysearch.org/".
Text From Source: Family Search website
Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: IGI Individual Record FamilySearch™ International Genealogical Index v5.0
British Isles
Search Results | Download | Pedigree

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WILLIAM OWENS
Male


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Event(s):
Birth:
Christening: 11 FEB 1816 Lydham, Shropshire, England

Death:
Burial:


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Parents:
Father: THOMAS OWENS Family
Mother: MARTHA


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Messages:
Extracted birth or christening record for the locality listed in the record. The source records are usually arranged chronologically by the birth or christening date.


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Source Information:
Batch No.: Dates: Source Call No.: Type: Printout Call No.: Type:

C017422 1813 - 1880 0919657 Film 6908674 Film


Sheet: 00
Internet. Call Number: http://www.familysearch.org/ (electronic).
9Ibid. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: IGI Individual Record FamilySearch™ International Genealogical Index v5.0
British Isles
Search Results | Download | Pedigree

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JOHN OWENS
Male


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Event(s):
Birth:
Christening: 07 JUN 1818 Lydham, Shropshire, England

Death:
Burial:


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Parents:
Father: THOMAS OWENS Family
Mother: MARTHA


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Messages:
Extracted birth or christening record for the locality listed in the record. The source records are usually arranged chronologically by the birth or christening date.


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Source Information:
Batch No.: Dates: Source Call No.: Type: Printout Call No.: Type:

C017422 1813 - 1880 0919657 Film 6908674 Film


Sheet: 00
10Ibid. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: IGI Individual Record FamilySearch™ International Genealogical Index v5.0
British Isles
Search Results | Download | Pedigree

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ELIZABETH OWENS
Female


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Event(s):
Birth:
Christening: 09 DEC 1821 Lydham, Shropshire, England

Death:
Burial:


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Parents:
Father: THOMAS OWENS Family
Mother: MARTHA


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Messages:
Extracted birth or christening record for the locality listed in the record. The source records are usually arranged chronologically by the birth or christening date.


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Source Information:
Batch No.: Dates: Source Call No.: Type: Printout Call No.: Type:

C017422 1813 - 1880 0919657 Film 6908674 Film


Sheet: 00
NB: IGI has Elizabeth's surname as "Owens" in her baptism citation.
11"Census 1861 (William Coles) Lydham, Shropshire RG9/1841/73/2".
Text From Source: William Coles Head 32 Salop Bishop's Castle
Elizabeth Coles Wife 39 Salop Lydham
William Coles Son 8 Salop Lydham
Lucy Coles Dau 6 Salop Lydham
Emma Coles Dau 3 Salop Lydham
Assessment: Primary evidence.
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Source: Census 1861 (William Coles) Lydham, Shropshire RG9/1841/73/2, William Coles 61

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Source: Census 1861 (William Coles) Lydham, Shropshire RG9/1841/73/2, Pools Head Cottage Lydham

12"Census 1871 (William Coles) More Shropshire RG10/2732/24/7".
Text From Source: William Coles Head 42 Builder Bishops Castle Shropshire
Elizabeth Coles Wife 48 Lydham Shropshire
Lucy Coles Daur
Emma Coles Daur
Edward Coles Son
Robert Coles Son
Assessment: Primary evidence.
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Source: Census 1871 (William Coles) More Shropshire RG10/2732/24/7, William and Elizabeth Coles 71

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Source: Census 1871 (William Coles) More Shropshire RG10/2732/24/7, The Rectory, More, Shropshire

13The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, "1881 Census - Family Search Website" (Online 1881 Census for England and Wales). Custom Id: http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Search/frameset_search.asp?PAGE=census/search_census.asp. RG11/2621/22/6. Cit. Date: 3 April 1881. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: Household:

Name Relation Marital Status Gender Age Birthplace Occupation Disability
William COLES Head M Male 50 Bishops Castle, Shropshire, England Stone Mason
Elizabeth COLES Wife M Female 59 Lydham, Shropshire, England


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Source Information:
Dwelling More
Census Place More, Shropshire, England
Family History Library Film 1341631
Public Records Office Reference RG11
Piece / Folio 2621 / 22
Page Number 6
14"Census 1881 (William Coles) More, Shropshire RG11/2621/22/6" (RG11/2621/22/6).
Text From Source: Name,Relation,Condition,Sex,Age,Occupation,Born,Infirmity
William COLES,Head,Mar,M,50,Stone Mason,Bishop's Castle, Shropshire,
Elizabeth COLES,Wife,Mar,F,59,,Lydham, Shropshire,
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Source: Census 1881 (William Coles) More, Shropshire RG11/2621/22/6, William Coles 81

15"Census 1891 (William Coles) More, Shropshire RG12/2087/14/6" (RG12/2087/14/6).
Text From Source: Name,Relation,Condition,Sex,Age,Occupation,Employ Status,Born,Infirmity,Language Spoken
William COLES,Head,M,M,61,Stone Mason,Employer,Bishop's Castle, Shropshire,,
Elizabeth COLES,Wife,M,F,69,,,Lydham, Shropshire,,
Alfred DEAKIN,Grandson,S,M,8,Scholar,,Dudley, Staffordshire,,
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Source: Census 1891 (William Coles) More, Shropshire RG12/2087/14/6, William Coles 91

16"Census 1901 (William Coles) More, Shropshire RG13/2511/15/7" (RG13/2511/15/7).
Text From Source: Name,Relation,Married?,Sex,Age,Occupation,Employ Status,At home,Born,Infirmity,Language Spoken
William COLES,Head,M,M,71,Stone Mason,Worker,,Bishop's Castle, Shropshire,,
Elizabeth COLES,Wife,M,F,79,,,,Pools Head Cottage, Lydham, Shropshire,,
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Source: Census 1901 (William Coles) More, Shropshire RG13/2511/15/7, William Coles Snr

17Parish Register.
Text From Source: Parish Register
Assessment: Primary evidence.
Text From Source: More Parish Register - Burial

11th Feb 1905 - Elizabeth Coles/Vine Buildings Ruyton/84/Ridley Relton