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  • Name David Tranter  [2, 3
    Born 1810  Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 12 Sep 1810  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Census 6 Jun 1841  Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Wales 
    Occupation 6 Jun 1841  Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Agricultural Labourer 
    Residence 6 Jun 1841  Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Tudor Street 
    Census 30 Mar 1851  Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Wales 
    Occupation 30 Mar 1851  Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Labourer 
    Census 7 Apr 1861  Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Wales 
    Occupation 7 Apr 1861  Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    General Labourer 
    Residence 7 Apr 1861  Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Merthyr Road 
    Census 2 Apr 1871  Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Wales 
    Occupation 2 Apr 1871  Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    General Labourer 
    Residence 2 Apr 1871  Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    10 Merthyr Road 
    Census 3 Apr 1881  Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Wales 
    Occupation 3 Apr 1881  Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Railway Labourer 
    Residence 3 Apr 1881  Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    43 Merthyr Road 
    Census 5 Apr 1891  Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Wales 
    Occupation 5 Apr 1891  Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Railway Labourer 
    Residence 5 Apr 1891  Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    60 Victoria Street 
    Buried 1898  Llanfoist Cemetery, Monmouthshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 25 Mar 1898  Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 10
    Registration Between 1 Apr 1898 and 30 Jun 1898  Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Death 
    • Volume 11a, Page 28, Age 83
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    Person ID I13258  The Williams Family Tree
    Last Modified 20 Dec 2014 

    Father Thomas Tranter
              b. 1768, Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 10 Jun 1844, Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Sarah Jones
              b. 1770, Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 22 Jul 1849, Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 11 Jun 1797  Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 12
    Family ID F3324  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Watkins
              b. Abt 1815, Llangenny, Breconshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 17 Jul 1879, Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 64 years) 
    Married 22 Feb 1835  Llanover, Monmouthshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Matilda Tranter
              b. Abt 1837, Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 16 Feb 1908  (Age ~ 71 years)
     2. William Tranter
              b. 4 Oct 1837, Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1913, Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    Last Modified 3 Jun 2008 
    Family ID F3322  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1810 - Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Wales - 6 Jun 1841 - Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Agricultural Labourer - 6 Jun 1841 - Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Tudor Street - 6 Jun 1841 - Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Wales - 30 Mar 1851 - Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Labourer - 30 Mar 1851 - Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Wales - 7 Apr 1861 - Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - General Labourer - 7 Apr 1861 - Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Merthyr Road - 7 Apr 1861 - Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Wales - 2 Apr 1871 - Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - General Labourer - 2 Apr 1871 - Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 10 Merthyr Road - 2 Apr 1871 - Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Wales - 3 Apr 1881 - Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Railway Labourer - 3 Apr 1881 - Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 43 Merthyr Road - 3 Apr 1881 - Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Wales - 5 Apr 1891 - Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Railway Labourer - 5 Apr 1891 - Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 60 Victoria Street - 5 Apr 1891 - Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 25 Mar 1898 - Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Death - Between 1 Apr 1898 and 30 Jun 1898 - Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Headstone for David Tranter (13258)
    Headstone for David Tranter (13258)
    Photo by Phil Williams

    Census
    1841: Wales Census for Abergavenny, Monmouthshire
    1841: Wales Census for Abergavenny, Monmouthshire
    HO107 Piece 742/12 Folio 17 Page 27  

    Dwelling Tudor Street 
    Location Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales 
    Source HO107 Piece 742/12 Folio 17 Page 27 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    TRANTER David 30 Agricultural Labourer Monmouthshire 
    TRANTER Mary 25   
    TRANTER William  Monmouthshire 
    TRANTER Matilda  Monmouthshire 
    1851: Wales Census for Abergavenny, Monmouthshire
    1851: Wales Census for Abergavenny, Monmouthshire
    HO107 Piece 2446 Folio 238 Page 43  

    Dwelling  
    Location Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales 
    Source HO107 Piece 2446 Folio 238 Page 43 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    TRANTER David Head 40 Labourer Abergavenny, Monmouthshire 
    TRANTER Mary Wife 36  Llangenny, Breconshire 
    TRANTER Williams Son  14 Labourer Abergavenny, Monmouthshire 
    THOMAS Mary Lodger 68  Llangynidr, Breconshire 
    1861: Wales Census for Abergavenny, Monmouthshire
    1861: Wales Census for Abergavenny, Monmouthshire
    RG9 Piece 3993 Folio 53 Page 28  

    Dwelling Merthyr Road 
    Location Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales 
    Source RG9 Piece 3993 Folio 53 Page 28 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    TRANTER David Head 50 General Labourer Abergavenny, Monmouthshire 
    TRANTER Mary Wife 49  Llangenny, Breconshire 
    WILLIAMS Mary Boarder 62 Charwoman Usk, Monmouthshire 
    TRANTER Sarah Boarder 20 House Servant Abergavenny, Monmouthshire 
    TRANTER Charles W Boarder's Son  3w  Abergavenny, Monmouthshire 
    1871 Wales Census for Abergavenny, Monmouthshire
    1871 Wales Census for Abergavenny, Monmouthshire
    RG10 Piece 5309 Folio 48 Page 7  

    Dwelling 10 Merthyr Road 
    Location Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales 
    Source RG10 Piece 5309 Folio 48 Page 7 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    TRANTER David Head 63 General Labourer Abergavenny, Monmouthshire 
    TRANTER Mary Wife 66  Llangenny, Breconshire 
    WILLIAMS David T Grandson  10 Scholar Hereford, Herefordshire 
    WILLIAMS William Grandson  Scholar Abergavenny, Monmouthshire 
    1881 Wales Census for Abergavenny, Monmouthshire
    1881 Wales Census for Abergavenny, Monmouthshire
    RG11 Piece 5234 Folio 85 Page 27  

    Dwelling 43 Merthyr Road 
    Location Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales 
    Source RG11 Piece 5234 Folio 85 Page 27 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    TRANTER David Head 60 Railway Labourer Abergavenny, Monmouthshire 
    MORGAN Matilda Daughter 43 Housekeeper Abergavenny, Monmouthshire 
    WILLIAMS Thomas Grandson 21 Railway Labourer Hereford, Herefordshire 
    MORGAN Joseph Grandson  Scholar Blackrock, Breconshire 
    MORGAN Emily Granddaughter  Scholar Blackrock, Breconshire 
    1891 Wales Census for Abergavenny, Monmouthshire
    1891 Wales Census for Abergavenny, Monmouthshire
    RG12 Piece 4347 Folio 69 Page 8  

    Dwelling 60 Victoria Street 
    Location Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales 
    Source RG12 Piece 4347 Folio 69 Page 7 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    TRANTER David Head 77 Railway Labourer Abergavenny, Monmouthshire 
    MORGAN Matilda Daughter 47 Charwoman Abergavenny, Monmouthshire 
    WILLIAMS Thomas Son 31 Railway Labourer Abergavenny, Monmouthshire 
    MORGAN Joseph Son 19 Railway Labourer Abergavenny, Monmouthshire 
    MORGAN Emily Daughter 17 General Servant (Domestic) Abergavenny, Monmouthshire 
    PRICE William Visitor 21 Moulder Abergavenny, Monmouthshire 
    PRICE Polly Visitor 19  Abergavenny, Monmouthshire 
    1891 Wales Census for Abergavenny, Monmouthshire
    1891 Wales Census for Abergavenny, Monmouthshire
    RG12 Piece 4347 Folio 69 Page 7  

    Dwelling 60 Victoria Street 
    Location Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales 
    Source RG12 Piece 4347 Folio 69 Page 7 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    TRANTER David Head 77 Railway Labourer Abergavenny, Monmouthshire 
    MORGAN Matilda Daughter 47 Charwoman Abergavenny, Monmouthshire 
    WILLIAMS Thomas Son 31 Railway Labourer Abergavenny, Monmouthshire 
    MORGAN Joseph Son 19 Railway Labourer Abergavenny, Monmouthshire 
    MORGAN Emily Daughter 17 General Servant (Domestic) Abergavenny, Monmouthshire 
    PRICE William Visitor 21 Moulder Abergavenny, Monmouthshire 
    PRICE Polly Visitor 19  Abergavenny, Monmouthshire 

  • Notes 
    • From the 1841 Census (HO107 Piece 742/12 Folio 17 Page 27) David, 30, Agricultural Labourer, was with his wife Mary, 25, in Tudor Street, Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales. With them were their children William, 5, and Matilda, 4. Everyone but Mary was reportedly born in Monmouthshire.

      From the 1851 Census (HO107 Piece 2446 Folio 238 Page 43) David, 40, Labourer from Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, was with his wife Mary, 36, from Llangenny, Breconshire, in Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales. With them was their son William, 14, Labourer born Abergavenny, Monmouthshire. Lodging with the family was Mary Thomas, widow, 68, from Llangynidr, Breconshire.

      From the 1861 Census (RG9 Piece 3993 Folio 53 Page 28) David, 50, General Labourer from Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, was with his wife Mary, 49, from Llangenny, Breconshire, at Merthyr Road, Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales. Boarding with them was Mary Williams, widow, 62, Charwoman from Usk, Monmouthshire, (niece) Sarah Tranter, 20, House Servant from Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, and (her son) Charles W, 3 weeks, born Abergavenny, Monmouthshire.

      From the 1871 Census (RG10 Piece 5309 Folio 48 Page 7) David, 63, General Labourer from Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, was with his wife Mary, 66, from Llangenny, Breconshire, at 10 Merthyr Road, Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales. With them were their grandsons David T Williams, 10, Scholar, born Hereford, Herefordshire, and William Williams, 7, Scholar born Abergavenny, Monmouthshire.

      From the 1881 Census (RG11 Piece 5234 Folio 85 Page 27) David, widower, 60, Railway Labourer from Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, was at 43 Merthyr Road, Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales. With him were his daughter Matilda Morgan, widow, 43, Housekeeper from Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, grandchildren Thomas Williams, 21, Railway Labourer from Hereford, Herefordshire, Joseph Morgan, 9, Scholar born Blackwood, Breconshire, and Emily, 6, Scholar born Blackwood, Breconshire.

      From the 1891 Census (RG12 Piece 4347 Folio 69 Page 7) David, widower, 77, Railway Labourer, was at 60 Victoria Street, Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales. With him were his daughter Matilda Morgan, widow, 47, Charwoman, and grandchildren Thomas Williams, 31, Railway Labourer, Joseph Morgan, 19, Railway Labourer, and Emily Morgan, 17, General (Domestic) Servant,. Visiting the family were William Price, 21, Moulder, and his wife Polly, 19. Everyone was reportedly born in Abergavenny, Monmouthshire.

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      David TRANTER, Age 83

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      Extracted from the beta familysearch website 5/3/2011:

      England Marriages, 1538\endash 1973


      Groom's Name: Thomas Tranter
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      Bride's Name: Sarah Jones
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      Marriage Date: 11 Jun 1797
      Marriage Place: Abergavenny, Monmouth, England
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      Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I05570-3
      System Origin: England-EASy
      Source Film Number: 104840
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