Family History


Samuel was the cousin of my ancestor David Jones. Any additions, corrections or comments are most welcome. martis1@hotmail.co.uk SAMUEL JONES Born: 1837 Tipton Father: James Jones Mother: Ann Law Baptised: 16/5/1837 St Martins, Tipton Died: 1877 Tipton Married: 16/5/1870 St Marks, Tipton Spouse: Mary Ann Burbridge, born Shirley Born: abt 1835 Brinklow, Cheshire Parents: Thomas Shirley Died: Possibly 1906 Dudley district Children: Samuel Jones b. 15/12/1871 Tipton Thomas Jones b. 14/2/1873 Tipton Ann Jones b 1874 New Town, West Bromwich 1871 census: Residing Ct 1 No 5 House, Sheepwash lane, Tipton. Occupation: labourer 1877: At time of marriage both residing Horsley Heath. Samuelís occupation a striker. He signed, Mary Ann made her mark. Witnessed by George & Sarah Pittaway 1881 census: Residing No 1 Ct 1 Sheepwash lane. Widow mary Ann a charwoman 1891 census: Residing 15 Ct 2 Horsley Heath. Son Thomas a coal miner, daughter Annie a brickmaker 1901 census: Residing 1 Ct 9 House Toll End, Tipton. Mary Ann lodging with Thomas Hodgetts miner with her daughter Annie Jones, brickmaker and her two children. Mary Ann Shirley first married George Burbridge b 1939 Gloucestershire. He Died 17/3/1870 Moat Rd, Tipton from diseased liver.. Their son George Burbridge was born 11/8/1866. Samuel Jones Born: 15/12/1871 Tipton Father: Samuel Jones Mother: Mary Ann Shirley Unable to find adult Samuel on any census yet. Thomas Jones Born: 14/2/1873 Tipton Father: Samuel Jones Mother: Mary Ann Shirley Married: 1912 St Martinís Tipton Spouse: Hannah Sarah Riley, born Bennett Children: Mary F Jones b 1913 Gertie Jones b 1915 1911 census: Thomas residing 3 House Dudley Port. Occupation: miner, underground. Hannah living 280 Dudley Port with husband Enoch Riley, aged 48, mill furnaceman. Five living children, four deceased Mary F Jones married 1933 Dudley Registrar Office Aaron Bailey Gertie Jones married 1937 St Martinís Tipton, Isaac W Mason Annie Jones Born: 1874 West Bromwich Father: Samuel Jones Mother: Mary Ann Shirley Children: Samuel Jones b 1893 Tipton Henry Jones b 1895 Tipton Thomas Jones b 1901 Tipton Samuel Jones Married 1915 St Martinís Tipton Sarah Ann ScanlonScaland/Sealand born 1897. Children: Henry Jones b 1916; Miriam Jones b 1917; Samuel Jones b 1919; Esther Jones b 1922; William T Jones b 1923; Annie Jones b 1926; Nellie Jones b 1927 Maggie Smith has the following John Edward 1929, Joseph 1931, Mary 1932 but I canít find these, nor Miriam 1914 1911 census: Residing with brother Thomas. Occupation: tube worker Henry Jones married 1917 St Martins, Tipton Elizabeth Annie Riley b 1896 (daughter of Enoch and Hannah Riley) 1911 census: Residing with mother and uncle Thomas Jones. Occupation: mill labourer