Alban Howells

Male 1856 - 1922  (65 years)


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  • Name Alban Howells  [1, 2
    Born 24 Jul 1856  Shop Row, Tredegar, Monmouthshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1861  [4
    Scholar 
    Residence 1861  12 Wetherall Street, Aberdare, Glamorgan, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Occupation 1871 
    Puddler 
    Residence 1871  Bedwellty, Monmouthshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 1879  16 David Street, Cardiff, Glamorgan, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1880  [6
    Pointsman 
    Occupation 1881 
    Brakes Man 
    Occupation 1881  [2
    Railway Servant 
    Residence 1881  47 Bridge Street, St John, Cardiff, Glamorganshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Occupation 1891 
    Railway Guard on Barry Railway 
    Residence 1891  42 Richard Street, Merthyr Dovan, Holton, Glamorgan, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Occupation 1901  [1, 9
    Railway Guard 
    Residence 1901  16 Wynd Street, Barry, Glamorganshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Occupation 1911 
    Auxiliary Postman 
    Residence 1911  64 Bradford Street, Caerphilly, Glamorganshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1915  64 Bradford Street, Caerphilly, Glamorganshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Residence 1917  64 Bradford Street, Caerphilly, Glamorganshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Residence 1922  Caerphilly, Glamorganshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Died 13 Jul 1922  Bridgend, Glamorganshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [12, 13, 14
    Age: 65 
    Buried 17 Jul 1922  St Martin's Church Cemetery, Caerphilly, Caerphilly, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [12, 13
    Person ID P832  Hamilton and Ridley Family Tree
    Last Modified 27 Dec 2013 

    Father William Howells,   b. Abt 1829, Llantrithyd, Glamorganshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Nov 1872, 22 Iron Street, Tredegar, Monmouthshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 43 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Mary Jones,   b. Abt 1828, Bonvilston, Glamorgan, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1869  (Age ~ 41 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 19 Apr 1856  The Register Office, Cardiff, Glamorganshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    Family ID F119  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lucy Williams,   b. 24 Mar 1860, 50 Bridge Street, St John, Cardiff, Glamorganshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1924, Pontypridd, Glamorgan, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 13 Oct 1879  The Register Office, Cardiff, Glamorgan, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. William Howells,   b. Apr 1880, Cardiff, Glamorganshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. May 1880, Cardiff, Glamorganshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)  [Birth]
    +2. Mary Howells,   b. 27 Mar 1881, 47 Bridge Street, St John, Cardiff, Glamorganshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1934, Pontypridd district, Glamorganshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)  [Birth]
     3. Alban Howells, Junior,   b. 25 Oct 1884, Cardiff, Glamorgan, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1982  (Age 97 years)  [Birth]
     4. Sarah Ann Howells,   b. Abt 1886, Cardiff, Glamorgan, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [Natural]
     5. George Howells,   b. Abt 1889, Cardiff, Glamorgan, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [Natural]
     6. Lucy Howells,   b. Abt 1892, Barry, Glamorganshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [Natural]
     7. Sydney Randolph Howells,   b. 1893, Barry, Glamorganshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Sep 1917, France & Flanders Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 24 years)
    +8. Elizabeth Howells,   b. Abt 1895, Barry, Glamorganshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1944, Bridgend registration district, Glamorganshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 49 years)  [Birth]
     9. Edward Samuel Howells,   b. 1897, Barry, Glamorganshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 May 1915, France & Flanders Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 18 years)
    Documents
    Alban Howells and Lucy Williams marriage certificate (1879)
    Alban Howells and Lucy Williams marriage certificate (1879)
    Family ID F413  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Jul 1856 - Shop Row, Tredegar, Monmouthshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1871 - Bedwellty, Monmouthshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1879 - 16 David Street, Cardiff, Glamorgan, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 13 Oct 1879 - The Register Office, Cardiff, Glamorgan, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1881 - 47 Bridge Street, St John, Cardiff, Glamorganshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1901 - 16 Wynd Street, Barry, Glamorganshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1911 - 64 Bradford Street, Caerphilly, Glamorganshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1915 - 64 Bradford Street, Caerphilly, Glamorganshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1917 - 64 Bradford Street, Caerphilly, Glamorganshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1922 - Caerphilly, Glamorganshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Age: 65 - 13 Jul 1922 - Bridgend, Glamorganshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 17 Jul 1922 - St Martin's Church Cemetery, Caerphilly, Caerphilly, Wales Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    Howells family (1891 Wales Census)
    Howells family (1891 Wales Census)
    Reuben Loosmore and Mary Howells marriage certificate (1901)
    Reuben Loosmore and Mary Howells marriage certificate (1901)
    Alban Howells and Lucy Williams marriage certificate (1879)
    Alban Howells and Lucy Williams marriage certificate (1879)
    Alban Howells birth certificate (1857)
    Alban Howells birth certificate (1857)
    Mary Howells birth certificate (1881)
    Mary Howells birth certificate (1881)
    Howells family (1861 Wales Census)
    Howells family (1861 Wales Census)
    Williams and Howells family (1881 Wales Census)
    Williams and Howells family (1881 Wales Census)
    Howells family (1871 Wales Census)
    Howells family (1871 Wales Census)
    Howells family (1901 Wales Census)
    Howells family (1901 Wales Census)
    Howells family (1911 Wales Census)
    Howells family (1911 Wales Census)

    Headstones
    Alban Howells & Lucy Howells (Williams) headstone
    Alban Howells & Lucy Howells (Williams) headstone

  • Notes 
    • Searched "UK, Railway Employment Records, 1833-1963" on Ancestry.co.uk 17/06/2012 for Alban Howells, no "A Howells" look likely to be Alban.

      Searched "British Postal Service Appointment Books, 1737-1969" on Ancestry.co.uk 17/06/2012 for Alban Howells, no "A Howells" look likely to be Alban.

  • Sources 
    1. [S-2099734593] England & Wales Marriage Index, RD: Bridgend, Qtr: Jan-Feb-Mar, Vol: 11A, Page: 963, Accessed 27 Dec 2013.
      Daughter Mary Howells' marriage certificate (1901).

    2. [S-2097899290] England & Wales Birth Index, RD: Cardiff, Qtr: Apr-May-Jun, Vol: 11A, Page: 281, Accessed 27 Dec 2013.
      Daughter Mary Howells birth certificate (1881). Occupation misrecorded as "Breaks Man" rather than "Brakes Man".

    3. [S-2097899290] England & Wales Birth Index, RD: Abergavenny, Qtr: Jul-Aug-Sep, Vol: 11A, Page; 97, Accessed 27 Dec 2013.
      Forename recorded as "Alben".

    4. [S-2069730536] 1861 Wales Census, RD: Merthyr Tydfil, Piece: 4067, Folio: 15, Page; 23, Accessed 27 Dec 2013.

    5. [S-2069730574] 1871 Wales Census, Class: RG10; Piece: 5319; Folio: 33; Page: 7; GSU roll: 848437.
      Birth date: abt 1857 Birth place: Tredegar, Monmouthshire, Wales Residence date: 1871 Residence place: Bedwellty, Monmouthshire, Wales

    6. [S-1643032335] Glamorgan baptism transcripts, Welsh Archive Services, (brightsolid), Page 371, No. 2966, Accessed 30 Jun 2013.
      Private
      May 7 No. 2966.
      William
      Alban & Lucy
      Howells
      66 Millicent St
      Pointsman

    7. [S-2069730462] 1881 Wales Census.
      Birth date: abt 1857 Birth place: Tredegar, Monmouth, Wales Residence date: 1881 Residence place: Cardiff St John, Glamorgan, Wales

    8. [S-2099997343] 1891 Wales Census.
      Birth date: abt 1854 Birth place: Tredegar, Monmouthshire, Wales Residence date: 1891 Residence place: Merthyr Dovan, Glamorgan, Wales

    9. [S-2069552623] 1901 Wales Census, RD: Cardiff, Piece: 4992, Folio: 89, Page: 32, Accessed 27 Dec 2013.

    10. [S-1643032337] Commonwealth War Graves Commission, Accessed 27 Dec 2013.
      Son Edward Samuel Howells' casualty details

      http://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/858191/

    11. [S-1643032337] Commonwealth War Graves Commission, Accessed 27 Dec 2013.
      Son Sydney Randolph Howells' casualty details:

      http://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/440288/

    12. [S-1643032335] Glamorgan baptism transcripts, Welsh Archive Services, (brightsolid), Accessed 27 Dec 2013.
      BURIALS in the Parish of Caerphilly in the County of Glamorgan in the year One thousand nine hundred and twenty two

      Name: Alban Howells
      Abode: Caerphilly
      When Buried: July 17th
      Age: 65 Years

    13. [S-1643032340] Billion Graves, Accessed 27 Dec 2013.
      http://billiongraves.com/pages/record/ALBANHOWELLS/404643

    14. [S-2100083933] England & Wales Death Index, RD: Bridgend, Qtr: Jul-Aug-Sep, Age at death: 65, Vol: 11A, Page: 718, Accessed 27 Dec 2013.

    15. [S-2099734593] England & Wales Marriage Index, RD: Cardiff, Qtr: Apr-May-Jun, Vol: 11A, Page: 415, Accessed 27 Dec 2013.
      When married: Nineteenth April 1856
      Name and surname: William Howells - Mary Jones
      Age: 25 years - 27 years
      Condition: Bachelor - Spinster
      Rank or professiona: Baller - Cook
      Residence at the time of marriage: Tredegar Iron Works - New Inn Cardiff
      Father's name and surname: William Howells - Benjamin Jones
      Rank or profession of father: Labourer - Husband(man?)