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25 February 2024
Doris Irene Daniels, Grandmother of Alan Morris.

Doris Irene Daniels was my grandmother, she died two weeks before I was born & I am sorry to say I never knew her at all, I do however have a few   ghost stories about Doris that my parents swore were true.

Doris Irene Daniels.

Birth of Doris Irene Daniels.

Doris Irene Daniels was born, on the 18th of August 1916, in the family home in Llewelyn Street,   Ogmore Vale, Glamorgan, Wales. Her mother   Hannah Burrows registered her birth in September 1916. Her father    Samuel Daniels, profession on her birth certificate was a Colliery haulier, below ground.

Wedding of Doris Irene Daniels & Llewelyn Morris.

Doris Irene Daniels got married to   Llewelyn Morris at the Registry Office in   Epping, Essex, England. They got married on August the 3rd 1935. The wedding certificate shows that Doris was living in Heathcote Grove,   Chingford, Essex, England. Her profession was entered as a Domestic Servant & that her father Samuel Daniels, was a Coal Miner.

The two witnesses on the wedding certificate were E.Davies & E.English.

Children of Doris Irene Morris & Llewelyn Morris.

  1.   Brian Llewelyn Morris. 1936-2005
  2. Phyliss Patricia Morris. 1940-2022
  3. David Brinley Morris. 1944-
  4. John Keith Morris. 1946-2015
  5. Jean Kathleen Morris. 1952-

Census Records for Doris.

I have been able to find Doris on the 1921 Census & the 1939 Register.

1921 Census taken on 19 June.

This Census was taken in Llandyfodwg, Bridgend, Ogmore, Glamorgan, Wales. It shows the family living at 86 Oakfield Terrace, Nantymoel.

Name.Relation to Head.Age.Occupation.Birthplace.
  Samuel Daniels. Head. 29 Colliery haulier, underground. Nantymoel, Glamorgan, Wales. 
  Hannah Daniels. Wife.  26    Ogmore, Vale, Glamorgan, Wales. 
  Wyndham Daniels. Son.   Ogmore, Vale, Glamorgan, Wales.  
Doris Irene Daniels.  Daughter.   Ogmore, Vale, Glamorgan, Wales.  
  Samuel John Daniels Son.    Ogmore, Vale, Glamorgan, Wales.  
  Joseph Daniels.  Son.      Nantymoel, Glamorgan, Wales.  
John Owen.  Lodger.  40   Labourer. Nantymoel, Glamorgan, Wales.  

1939 Register taken on 29 September.

This census was taken in Chingford, Essex, England.

NameM/FOccupation
  Llewelyn Morris. M General labourer 
Doris Irene Morris. F Unpaid domestic duties
  Brian Llewelyn Morris. M Under school age

Death of Doris Irene Morris.

Doris died on the 7th of January 1967, 16 days before I was born. She was cremated in Enfield Crematorium, Enfield, London, England.