Catherine Williams

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  • Name Catherine Williams 
    Born 20 Sep 1878  Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Registration Between 1 Jan 1879 and 31 Mar 1879  Machynlleth, Montgomeryshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Birth 
    • Volume 11b, Page 170
    Census 3 Apr 1881  Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Wales 
    Residence 3 Apr 1881  Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Dovey Terrace 
    Census 5 Apr 1891  Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Wales 
    Occupation 5 Apr 1891  Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Scholar 
    Residence 5 Apr 1891  Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    13 Terrace Road 
    Census 31 Mar 1901  Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Wales 
    Occupation 31 Mar 1901  Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Living on own means 
    Occupation 29 Sep 1939  Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Housekeeper 
    Residence 29 Sep 1939  Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    70 Woodfield Road 
    Buried 1958  Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Aberdovey Cemetery
    Registration Between 1 Jan 1958 and 31 Mar 1958  Merioneth N, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Death 
    • Volume 8c, Page 19
    Died 16 Mar 1958  Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Headstones Submit Headstone Photo Submit Headstone Photo 
    Person ID I387  The Williams Family Tree
    Last Modified 26 Apr 2020 

    Father Captain Richard Williams
              b. 1841, Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1 Aug 1886, Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Mother Margaret Rees
              b. 29 Jun 1847, Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 19 Apr 1897, Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years) 
    Married 29 Nov 1866  Tabernacl C.M. Chapel, Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Registration Dec 1866  Machynlleth, Montgomeryshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Marriage 
    • Volume 11b, Page 393
    Family ID F183  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 20 Sep 1878 - Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Birth - Between 1 Jan 1879 and 31 Mar 1879 - Machynlleth, Montgomeryshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Wales - 3 Apr 1881 - Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Dovey Terrace - 3 Apr 1881 - Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Wales - 5 Apr 1891 - Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Scholar - 5 Apr 1891 - Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 13 Terrace Road - 5 Apr 1891 - Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Wales - 31 Mar 1901 - Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Living on own means - 31 Mar 1901 - Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Housekeeper - 29 Sep 1939 - Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 70 Woodfield Road - 29 Sep 1939 - Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 1958 - Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 16 Mar 1958 - Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Catherine Williams
    Catherine Williams
    Courtesy of Gaynor Slade
    Captain Richard Williams and family
    Catherine Williams
    Captain Richard Williams and his wife Margaret Williams nee Rees and
    children ; (left to right) Sillars, Catherine, Richard, Margaret, Annie Jane.

    Courtesy of Gaynor Slade
    Catherine Williams
    Catherine Williams
    Courtesy of Gaynor Slade
    Wedding of William Ian Hill to Eirwen Tegwedd Richards
    Wedding of William Ian Hill to Eirwen Tegwedd Richards
    Courtesy of Gaynor Slade who states:

    Wedding party (Eirwen Richards married Ian Hill) taken outside my Aunty Sillars home (Bryn-y-Mor, Aberdovey):

    My father's family group at the same wedding:

    Back row:  Archie, Catherine (Katie), Richard.

    Front row: Elizabeth (Bet),  Sillars, Margaret(Maggie).

    Headstones
    Headstone for Richard Williams (00713)
    Headstone for Richard Williams (00713)
    Courtesy of Gaynor Slade

    1939 Register
    1939 Register: Household for Margaret Williams (366)
    1939 Register: Household for Margaret Williams (366)

    Census
    1881 Wales Census for Aberdovey, Merionethshire
    1881 Wales Census for Aberdovey, Merionethshire
    RG11 Piece 5478 Folio 42 Page 6  

    Dwelling Dovey Terrace 
    Location Towyn, Merioneth, Wales 
    Source RG11 Piece 5478 Folio 42 Page 6 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    WILLIAMS Margaret Wife (head) 32 Master Mariners Wife Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales 
    WILLIAMS Maggie Daughter  11 Scholar Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales 
    WILLIAMS Richard Son  Scholar Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales 
    WILLIAMS Mary Sillars Daughter  Scholar Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales 
    WILLIAMS Annie Jane Daughter   Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales 
    WILLIAMS Catherine Daughter   Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales 
    REES Mary Mother 66 Annuitant Greenock, Scotland 
    1891 Wales Census for Aberdovey, Merionethshire
    1891 Wales Census for Aberdovey, Merionethshire
    RG12 Piece 4587 Folio 52 Page 17  

    Dwelling 13 Terrace Road 
    Location Aberdovey, Merioneth 
    Source RG12 Piece 4587 Folio 52 Page 17 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    REES Mary Head WID 74  Greenock, Scotland 
    WILLIAMS Catherine Granddaughter  12  Aberdovey, Merionethshire 
    1901 Wales Census for Aberdovey, Merionethshire
    1901 Wales Census for Aberdovey, Merionethshire
    RG13 Piece 5190 Folio 36 Page 13  

    Dwelling Madeira House 
    Location Aberdovey, Merionethshire 
    Source RG13 Piece 5190 Folio 36 Page 13 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Status Home Birthplace 
    WILLIAMS Mary S Head 26 Living on own means Own Account Home Aberdovey, Merionethshire 
    WILLIAMS Catherine Sister 22 Living on own means Own Account Home Aberdovey, Merionethshire 
    WILLIAMS John Brother 19 Engineer (Fitter) Worker  Aberdovey, Merionethshire 
    WILLIAMS Elizabeth Sister 17    Aberdovey, Merionethshire 
    HUGHES Owen Visitor 47 Grocer Shopkeeper Employer Home Llanfyllan, Montgomeryshire 
    HUGHES Sarah Visitor 39    Llanfyllan, Montgomeryshire 
    HUGHES Thomas D Visitor    Llanfyllan, Montgomeryshire 
    HUGHES John O Visitor     Llanfyllan, Montgomeryshire 

  • Notes 
    • The 1881 Census (RG11 Piece 5478 Folio 42 Page 6) gives Catherine, as being at home in Dovey Terrace, Towyn, Merionethshire, Wales with her mother Margaret. Also at home are her brother Richard and her sisters Maggie, Mary Silliars and Annie Jane. Her grandmother, Mary Rees, is also present.

      From the 1891 Census (RG12 Piece 4587 Folio 52 Page 17) Catherine, 12, Scholar born Aberdovey, Merionethshire, was with her grandmother Mary Rees, widow, 74, from Greenock, Scotland, at 13 Terrace Road, Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales.

      From the 1901 Census (RG13 Piece 5190 Folio 36 Page 13) Catherine, 22, was living at Madeira House, Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales. She was living on her own means at home. With her were her siblings Mary, 26, also living on her own means, John, 19, an Engineer (Fitter), and Elizabeth, 17. Visiting the household were Owen Hughes, 47, a Grocer Shopkeeper from Llanfyllan Montgomeryshire, his wife Sarah Hughes, 39, and their sons Thomas D Hughes, 4, and John O Hughes, 1.

  • Reference  The Williams Family Tree. "Catherine Williams". The Williams Family Tree. https://williamsfamilytree.co.uk/tree/getperson.php?personID=I387&tree=wft (accessed November 28, 2020).

  • Sources 
    1. [S1678] Richard Michael Richards. Richards Aberdovey Family Tree.

    2. [S6009] Family Bible, Captain Richard and Margaret Williams.

    3. [S10553] FindMyPast. "1939 Register." Database and images.FindMyPast. http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-world-records/1939-register., (http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-world-records/1939-register : accessed 21 Feb 2016); Household for Margaret Williams (366)..

    4. [S1856] Registration of Births. Ancestry.co.uk, Mar 1879, Machynlleth, Montgomeryshire, Volume 11b, Page 170; Catherine WILLIAMS.

    5. [S8867] Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales, Census, 1881. RG11 Piece 5478 Folio 42 Page 6.

    6. [S1018] Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales, Census, 1891 (4587/52/17). Aberdovey, Merionethshire, RG12 Piece 4587 Folio 52 Page 17.

    7. [S1232] Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales, Census, 1901 (5190/36/13). Aberdovey, Merionethshire, RG13 Piece 5190 Folio 36 Page 13.

    8. [S1857] Registration of Deaths. Ancestry.co.uk, Mar 1958, Merioneth North, Merionethshire, Volume 8c, Page 19; Catherine  WILLIAMS, Age at death 81 (1877).

    9. [S6008] Headstone for Richard Williams (00713).

    10. [S1854] Registration of Marriages. Ancestry.co.uk, Dec 1866, Machynlleth, Montgomeryshire, Volume 11b, Page 393.