FAMILY GROUP RECORD OF
GRIFFITH JONES AND
MARGARET CLEATON


Griffith Jones was born in about 1695 of Bettws, Montgomeryshire, Wales. He is most likely the son of Francis Jones and Elizabeth Thomas. He married Margaret Cleaton 7 August 1724 in Bettws.

Griffith Jones marriage

Marriage record for Griffith Jones and Margaret Cleaton in Bettws:
"Grifinus Jones de Llanirvil et Margaretas Cleaton de Bettws conubij fordus inibant septimo die mensis Augusti Ano dni 1724"


Margaret was christened September 1699 in Bettws, the daughter of John and Elizabeth Cleaton. Margaret died 2 April 1742 in Bettws. Griffith married secondly Eleanor in about 1745. Griffith was buried 8 March 1767 in Bettws.


Griffith and Margaret had the following children:
 

1. Maurice, christened 11 June 1724 in Bettws.


2. Sara, christened 3 April 1726 in Bettws.


3. Elizabeth, christened 26 June 1728 in Bettws.


4. Margaret, christened 12 May 1731 in Bettws.


*5. Mary, christened 9 June 1734 in Bettws; married James Davies 27 July 1759 in Bettws.

Mary Jones baptism

Baptism record for Mary Jones in Bettws: "Mary the daughter of Griffithe Jones and Margaret his wife was baptized the
ninth daay of June 1734 in the year of our Lord 1734"


6. Griffith, christened 27 Feb 1737 in Bettws.


7. John, buried 16 January 1740 in Bettws.


Griffith and Eleanor had the following children:


1. Owen, christened 23 November 1746 in Bettws.


2. Susan, christened 13 July 1749 in Bettws.


3. Edward, christened 27 October 1751 in Bettws.


4. Martha, christened 9 June 1754 in Bettws.



SOURCE: Montgomeryshire Baptisms, Marriages and Burials online at www.findmypast.com; Bettws Cedewain parish register.




 FAMILY GROUP RECORD OF
FRANCIS JONES AND
ELIZABETH THOMAS



Francis Jones was born in about 1650 of Bettws. He married Elizabeth Thomas in about 1670. Francis was a yeoman in Bettws. He died and was buried 29 December 1699 in Bettws.


Francis Jones burial

Burial record for Francis Jones in Bettws:
"Francis Jones yeoman was buried the 29th day of December Anno Dni 1699"




Francis and Elizabeth had the following children:


1. Catherine, christened 8 October 1672 in Bettws; buried 17 November 1672 in Bettws.


2. Maurice, christened 28 October 1677 in Bettws; married Sara Worthington 7 May 1719 in Bettws.


3. John, christened 12 April 1680 in Bettws.


4. Catherine, christened 17 May 1688 in Bettws.


*5. Griffith, born in about 1695 of Bettws; married Margaret Cleaton 7 August 1724 in Bettws.


6. Francis, buried 11 December 1699 in Bettws.



SOURCE: Montgomeryshire Baptisms, Marriages and Burials online at www.findmypast.com; Bettws Cedewain parish register.


 




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