Thomas Family Tree

George Thomas (1829 - 1880)

 
John
Thomas
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Mary
Bowen
George
Thomas
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Elizabeth
Evans
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Margaret
Ann
Thomas
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Elizabeth
Thomas
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John
Thomas
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Walter
Thomas
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William
Thomas
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Richard
Thomas
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George
Thomas
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Elizabeth
Thomas
 


George Thomas was the son of John Thomas and Mary Bowen.

George was born on Thursday 26 March 1829 in Copperworks, Llanelly, Carmarthenshire, Wales.

He was christened on Saturday 23 May 1829 at Capel Als, Llanelly, Carmarthenshire, Wales.

George married Elizabeth Evans on Sunday 25 August 1850 in St Augustine's Church, Walton on the Hill, West Derby, Liverpool, Lancashire.
The witnesses at the marriage were William Rees (George's brother-in-law) and Rachel Rees (George's sister).

He had the following children from his marriage to Elizabeth Evans:

- Margaret Ann Thomas

born on 18 January 1851 at Poulton cum Seacombe, Wallasey, Cheshire.

- Elizabeth Thomas

born on 2 June 1853 at Poulton cum Seacombe, Wallasey, Cheshire.

- John Thomas

born on 2 September 1855 at Poulton cum Seacombe, Wallasey, Cheshire.

- Walter Thomas

born on 14 July 1857 at Poulton cum Seacombe, Wallasey, Cheshire.

- William Thomas

born on 4 September 1859 at Poulton cum Seacombe, Wallasey, Cheshire.

- Richard Thomas

born on 21 August 1861 at Poulton cum Seacombe, Wallasey, Cheshire.

- George Thomas

born on 18 January 1864 at Poulton cum Seacombe, Wallasey, Cheshire.

- Elizabeth Thomas

born on 8 January 1866 at Banksfield, Garston, near Liverpool, Lancashire.

The places where he lived have been identified as:

From To Place Source of Information
1829    Copper Works, Llanelly, Carmarthenshire.  Note 1. 
1841    Copper Mills, Poolton cum Seacombe, near Birkenhead, Cheshire.  Note 2. 
1850    Everton, Lancashire.  Note 3. 
1851    Oak Dale Lane, Poolton cum Seacombe, near Birkenhead, Cheshire.  Note 4. 
1861    Copper Works, Poolton cum Seacombe, near Birkenhead, Cheshire.  Note 5. 
1866    Banksfield, Garston, near Liverpool, Lancashire.  Note 6. 
1871    10, Brunswick Street, Garston, Lancashire. (See 'Pictures' link above).  Note 7. 

George was a Copper Smelter, Copper Refiner (Journeyman).

George died when he was 51 years old, on Thursday 1 July 1880 in Brunswick Street, Garston, Liverpool, Lancashire.  

He was buried on Tuesday 6 July 1880 in St Michael's Church, Garston, Liverpool, Lancashire.

His gravestone (see 'Pictures' link above) had the following inscription:

In Affectionate Remembrance of

George Thomas
who fell asleep in Jesus July 1st 1880
aged 51 years.
Mark the perfect man and behold the
upright for the end of that man is peace

Also William 3rd son of the above
born Sept 4th 1859 died Novr 26th 1896.

Also Elizabeth wife of the above
George Thomas
born May 25th 1824 died July 21st 1905.
Peace perfect peace

Also John eldest son of the above
who died January 19th 1915 aged 59 years.

Notes - Sources of information:
1. See Parish Registers and IGI.
2. See 1841 Census.
3. Marriage Certificate.
4. See 1851 Census.
5. See 1861 Census.
6. Birth Certificate of his daughter Elizabeth.
7. See 1871 Census.

Parish Registers and IGI:
Details.

Census Data:

Year Address
1841 Copper Mills, Poolton cum Seacombe.
1851 Oak Dale Lane, Poolton cum Seacombe.
1861 Copper Works, Poolton cum Seacombe.
1871 10, Brunswick Street, Garston, Lancashire.