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Moelwyn Hughes JONES

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Births Dec 1912 JONES Moelwyn H - Pontypridd 11a 1036 mmn HUGHES

Death 3914/1976 JONES MOELWYN HUGHES - DAVID - JANE * 9 Feb

Looking for marriage of parents and census and arrival.

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Dec 1909 Pontypridd 11a 959

David Jones married either Mary Elizabeth Barry or Jane Hughes.

Without knowing when either David or Jane were born it is impossible to pick them out of all the David and Jane Jones in the Pontypridd area in 1911 - just too many
 

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Thanks Emeltee.

That's a start. I'll see what I can find now.

David was a farmer but that may not help.

About 80% of those in Rhondda valley were coal miners.

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JONES, MOELWYN HUGHES
Service Australian Army
Service Number NX58207
Date of Birth 6 Oct 1912
Place of Birth COLFYNYDD, SOUTH WALES
Date of Enlistment 18 Jul 1940
Locality on Enlistment KINGS CROSS, NSW
Place of Enlistment PADDINGTON, NSW
Next of Kin JONES, DAVID
Date of Discharge 24 Jan 1946
Rank Corporal
Posting at Discharge 2/15 Field Company
WW2 Honours and Gallantry None for display
Prisoner of War No


Not a farmer but daughter born Cilfynydd.

1911
Event Place:
Pontypridd, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom
County:
Glamorganshire
Parish:
Pontypridd
Sub-District:
Eglwysilan
Sub-District Number:
1
District Number:
589
Enumeration District:
7
Registration District:
Pontypridd
Gender:
Male
Age:
21
Marital Status:
Married
Marital Status (Original):
MARRIED
Occupation:
UNDER GROUD HAULIER COLLIERY
Number in Family:
3
Birth Year (Estimated):
1890
Birthplace:
Llandwrog, Carnarvonshire
Relationship to Head of Household:
Head
Schedule Type:
213
Page Number:
1
Registration Number:
RG14
Piece/Folio:
425
Affiliate Record Identifier:
GBC/1911/RG14/32217/0425/1
Household Role *** Age Birthplace
David Jones Head Male 21 Llandwrog, Carnarvonshire
Jane Jones Wife Female 21 Festiniog, Merionethshire
Catherine Ellen Jones Daughter Female 0 Cilfynydd, Glamorganshire

JONES, CATHERINE ELLEN - HUGHES
GRO Reference: 1910 S Quarter in PONTYPRIDD Volume 11A Page 551
 

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Still checking 1911 census.

David was listed as a farmer in 1942 marriage. Wife was listed as Ellen deceased. But Jane here.

Death 3914/1976 JONES MOELWYN HUGHES - DAVID - JANE * 9 Feb
 
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JONES Moelwyn Hughes Death notice 09FEB1976 Death late of Sefton SMH 14FEB1976

That is on the SMH Archive site 1954 - 1995 but I can't read the images. Alternative is to get it on film at State Library.
 

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Yes.

Catherine Ellen Jones Daughter Female 0 Cilfynydd, Glamorganshire

Is the closest yet to being the right family.

I can't find a tree. I hope the death notice has something to help.

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Lots of interesting names

JONES, CRANOGWEN - HUGHES
GRO Reference: 1910 D Quarter in PONTYPRIDD Volume 11A Page 654

JONES, DILYS MAY - HUGHES
GRO Reference: 1910 J Quarter in PONTYPRIDD Volume 11A Page 637
 

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Thanks Geoff.

I'm now looking for Catherine in NSW.

No marriage in NSW 1930 - 1950 for a Catherine E or Catherine Ellen. Closest is Catherine Eileeen.

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Oh! Would this suggest that Moelwyn and/or family were in NZ first?

NZ Police Gazette
Moelwyn Hughes Jones
Birth Date: Abt 1912
Publication Date: 1941
Publication Place: New Zealand

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Can we get more from this?

Find A Grave:
Catherine Ellen Jones
Death Date: 20 dec 1923
Cemetery: Woolston Cemetery
Burial or Cremation Place: Woolston, Christchurch City (Christchurch), Canterbury, New Zealand

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Christchurch City Council Cemeteries Database
Result Detail
Surname: Jones
First name(s): Catherine Ellen (Kitty)
Date of death: Thursday, 20 December 1923
Cemetery: Rutherford
Date of burial: Thursday, 5 March 1953
Block number: D
Plot number: 67
Age: 69 years
Address:
Occupation: Unknown
Place of birth:
Years in New Zealand:
Comments: Trentham Staffordshire England. Ashes placed 5/3/1953. Minister: H.F. Thomson. John's 2nd wife and Emily's sister.
 
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