I have submitted obituaries on the following individuals to the
Wales-Gen-L Mailing List. I have summarized below the details of each
submittal. If anyone is interested in one of these and wishes to
receive a copy off-list, please send your e-mail address.
1. James Thomas, Died 11 Sep 1891, West Pittston, PA: 79 years of age;
born in Monmouthshire April 10, 1813; emigrated to U.S. in 1842 and
settled in Pottsville, Schuylkill County, and removed from there to
Wilkes-Barre in June, 1868; leaves an aged widow, three daughters and a
son; two daughters reside at Philadelphia [but they're not named]; the
others are: Mrs. B.S. Williams and J.W. Thomas of West Pittston.
2. Daniel James, Died 8 Mar 1894, Lansford, Carbon County, PA: better
known by his countrymen as Gwalch Ebrill; native of Carmarthenshire,
South Wales; emigrated to U.S. "20 years ago"; resided at Drifton,
Hazleton, Mahanoy City, and finally settled at Lansford, Carbon County;
leaves a wife, and one son and one daughter [not named].
3. Mrs. Elizabeth Jones, Died 10 May 1894, Luzerne County, PA: aged 61
years; widow of William Jones, who died two years ago; native of
Llanfair, Cardiganshire, Wales; emigrated to U.S. "30 years ago";
settled in Wilkes-Barre; children - Merchant David W. Jones, East Market
street; John W. Jones, with Sturdevant & Fogel; and three daughters,
Misses Maggie, Lizzie and Mrs. Daniel H. Thomas of the Heights.
Pasadena, MD, USA