Complete obituaries for the following individuals have been posted on the Wales-Gen
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1. Mrs. Margaret JORDAN, Died 28 Dec 1888, Wilkes-Barre, PA, USA: Aged 66; wife of John
F. Jordan, a blacksmith at the L.V. shops; native of Neath Abbey, Wales; survived by a
large family of adult children who are all residents of this city.
2, Mrs. William E. THOMAS, Died 29 Jan 1889, Wilkes-Barre Heights, PA, USA: Aged 62
years; resident of this city for the past 10 years, having come here from Penrre, Rhondda
Valley, Wales; leaves a husband and several adult children: David J. Thomas, Griffith L.
Thomas, Joseph Thomas, Mrs. James Jones and Mrs. Daniel Rowlands.
3. William E. THOMAS, Died 14 Feb 1889, Wilkes-Barre Heights, PA, USA: Aged 61 [see #2
for wife's death]; leaves six adult children: Benjamin J. [not mentioned in his
mother's obituary dated 31 Jan 1889], David J., Griffith L., and Joseph Thomas, Mrs.
David Rowlands and Mrs. James Jones.
Pasadena, MD, USA