William Lawrence Fenn

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  • Name William Lawrence Fenn 
    Born 1864  Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 8 Jan 1864  Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Registration Between 1 Oct 1864 and 31 Dec 1864  Machynlleth, Montgomeryshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Birth Registration 
    • Volume 11b, Page 189
    Census 2 Apr 1871  Dolgelley, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Wales 
    Occupation 2 Apr 1871  Dolgelley, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Scholar 
    Residence 2 Apr 1871  Dolgelley, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Penmaen Cottage, Dolgledr 
    Died 1887  Sculcoates, Kingston upon Hull, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Registration Between 1 Jul 1887 and 30 Sep 1887  Sculcoates, Kingston upon Hull, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Death Registration 
    • Volume 9d, Page 127
    Headstones Submit Headstone Photo Submit Headstone Photo 
    Person ID I88780  The Williams Family Tree
    Last Modified 11 Mar 2015 

    Father Thomas Fenn
              b. Abt 1842, Pontesbury, Shropshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 30 Aug 1914, Dolgelley, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 72 years) 
    Mother Ann Evans
              b. Abt 1845, Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1923, Dolgellau, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 78 years) 
    Married
    • There is a marriage registration for Anne Evans in 1864:

      Volume 11b, Page 270 Mar 1864, Machynlleth, Montgomeryshire

      There are only two other names (John Ellis and Ann Jones) on the registration. My guess is that Thomas Fenn should also be there!
    _MARRIED
    Family ID F25884  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1864 - Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 8 Jan 1864 - Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Birth Registration - Between 1 Oct 1864 and 31 Dec 1864 - Machynlleth, Montgomeryshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
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  • BMD Certificates
    Baptism for William Lawrence FENN (88780)
    Baptism for William Lawrence FENN (88780)

  • Notes 
    • From the 1871 Wales Census for Dolgelley, Merionethshire (RG10 Piece 5690 Folio 72 Page 6) William L., 6, Scholar born Aberdovey, Merionethshire, was with his parents Thomas, 30, Railway Engine Driver from Pontesbury, Shropshire, and Ann, 27, from Aberdovey, Merionethshire, at Penmaen Cottage, Dolgledr, Dolgelley, Merionethshire, Wales. With him were his sister, Marjorie Elizabeth, 4, born Aberdovey, Merionethshire, aunt Dorothy Evans, 11, Scholar born Aberdovey, Merionethshire, and aunt Margaret Jane, 10, Scholar born Aberdovey, Merionethshire.

  • Sources 
    1. [S9436] Ian Pryce, Pryce, Ian, 5 Mar 2015>, "Re: Elizabeth Parry 1820," (Reliability: 3), 8 Mar 2015.

      Hi Phil
      I have attached the line. All the research was done by Mike Churchill Jones he is the researcher for BBC Wales program which we get, called COMING HOME. His site is: www.growingtree.vpweb.co.uk

      If you have anything which might link in with me, I would be grateful if you could send it.

      All the best
      Ian

      --------------------------------------------------
      From: "Phil Williams"
      Sent: Wednesday, March 04, 2015 8:11 PM
      To: "Ian pryce"
      Subject: Re: Elizabeth Parry 1820

      > Hi Ian,
      >
      > Yes, you may ask ... and yes, she did!
      >
      > Until your email I had very little on the family. Evan Evans (1823-1863) was my great-granduncle's wife's brother's wife's father!
      >
      > However, I now have their six children (or should that be six of their children?) and I will add the census information as soon as I get a chance.
      >
      > If you would like to share any of your family information I would be most grateful. First-hand knowledge is so much better than educated guesswork!
      >
      > Best wishes,
      >
      > Phil Williams.
      >
      >
      >
      > On 04/03/2015 12:03, Ian pryce wrote:
      >> Hi Phil
      >> May I ask did your Elizabeth Parry (Born 1820 approx) marry an Evan Evans 19/05/1843 he died 1863.
      >> In 1841 Elizabeth was a servant @ Corbett Arms Towyn
      >> They had a child Anne born approx 1845, she married a Thomas Finn/Fenn Who was my maternal Great Grandfather.
      >> Does link with you.
      >> Ian Pryce
      >

      Attachments:
      Ian_Parry.rtf20.9 KB
      Researched by Mike Churchill Jones

    2. [S9441] Merionethshire Baptisms, ((http://search.findmypast.co.uk)), accessed 11 Mar 2015), Baptism for William Lawrence FENN; 8 Jan 1865; Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales. (Reliability: 3), 11 Mar 2015.
      First name(s) WILLIAM LAWRENCE
      Last name FENN
      Birth year 1865
      Baptism year 1865
      Baptism day 8
      Baptism month Jan
      Baptism place ABERDYFI
      Father's first name(s) Thomas
      Mother's first name(s) Ann
      County Merionethshire
      Country Wales
      Record set Merionethshire Baptisms
      Category Birth, Marriage, Death & Parish Records
      Subcategory Births & baptisms
      Collections from Great Britain
      http://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=gbprs%2fwal%2f004393214%2f00564&parentid=gbprs%2fb%2f917077103%2f1&highlights=%22%22

    3. [S8515] England & Wales, FreeBMD Birth Index, 1837-1915, FreeBMD, ((http://freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl)), accessed 9 Mar 2015), Birth Registration for William Lawrence FENN; Dec 1864, Machynlleth, Montgomeryshire, Volume 11b, Page 189. (Reliability: 3), 9 Mar 2015.

    4. [S9348] 1871 Wales Census for Merionethshire, Wales. Merionethshire., ( Ancestry . http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=7618 : n.d.), Dolgelley, folio 72, page 6; digital images, \i Ancestry\i0  (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=7618 : accessed 9 Mar 2015); citing PRO RG 10/5690 (Reliability: 3), 9 Mar 2015.
      1871 Wales Census data extracted from Ancestry Records 9/3/2015

      RG10 Piece 5690 Folio 72 Page 6

      Information for Thomas FENN

      Age: 30
      Estimated Birth Year: abt 1841
      Relation: Head
      Spouse's Name: Ann Fenn
      Gender: Male
      Where born: Port Gifoy, Shropshire, England
      Civil Parish: Dolgelley
      County/Island: Merionethshire
      Country: Wales
      Registration district: Dolgelly
      Sub-registration district: Barmouth
      ED, institution, or vessel: 5
      Household schedule number: 25
      Piece: 5690
      Folio: 72
      Page Number: 6
      Household Members:
      Thomas FENN: Age 30 (1841)
      Ann FENN: Age 27 (1844)
      William H FENN: Age 6 (1865)
      Mary Elizth FENN: Age 4 (1867)
      Dorothy EVANS: Age 11 (1860)
      Margt Jane EVANS: Age 10 (1861)
      RG10 Piece 5690 Folio 72 Page 6

    5. [S8517] England & Wales, FreeBMD Death Index, 1837-1915, FreeBMD, ((http://freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl)), accessed 9 Mar 2015), Death Registration for William Lawrence FENN; Age 22 (1865); Sep 1887, Sculcoates, Yorkshire East Riding, Volume 9d, Page 127. (Reliability: 3), 9 Mar 2015.