Samuel Daniels, Great Grandfather of Alan Morris

Samuel Daniels was my Great Grandfather, he died 13 years before I was born.

Samuel Daniels.

Samuel Daniels was born on 6 December 1891, at 6 Blaenogwr Houses, Nant-y-moel, Glamorgan, Wales. His father, Samuel Daniels, registered his birth in February 1892. His mother was  Gwenllian Jones. His father, Samuels occupation is shown as a Collier.

Wedding of Samuel Daniels & Hannah Burrows.

Samuel Daniels got married to Hannah Burrows at the Parish Church in Llaingeinor, Glamorgan, Wales. They got married on October 10th 1914. The wedding certificate shows that Samuel was living at Brynogwy, Nant-y-moel, Glamorgan, Wales. His profession was shown as a Miner & that his father Samuel Daniels, was also a Miner.

The two witnesses on the wedding certificate were William J Daniels, Samuels's brother & Rosie Burrows, Hannah's sister.

Children of Samuel Daniels & Hannah Burrows.

  1. Wyndham Gwyn Daniels. 1914-1968
  2. Doris Irene Daniels. 1916-1967
  3. Samuel John Daniels. 1917-1949
  4. Joseph Daniels. 1920-2004
  5. Phyliss Rosina Daniels. 1923-1996
  6. Cyril Daniels. 1927-1962
  7. Ivor Brinley Daniels. 1929-1995
  8. Raymond Daniels. 1933-2014

Census Records for Samuel.

I have been able to find Samuel on the Census records for 1901, 1911 & the 1939 Register.

*The surname seems to have morphed when written down in many records, sometimes written as Daniels, other times as Daniel.

1901 Census taken on 31 March.

This Census was taken in Pricetown, Glamorgan, Wales. It shows the family living at 2 Blaenogwr House.

Census Record Details: Class: RG13; Piece: 5045; Folio: 46; Page: 6.

Name.Relation to Head.Age.M/S/W.Occupation.Birthplace.
Samuel Daniels. Head. 45. M. Coal hewer. Carmarthenshire, Wales.
Gwenllian Daniels. Wife. 45. M.   Aberdare, Glamorgan, Wales.
William John Daniels. Son. 11. S.   Pontypridd, Glamorgan, Wales.
Martha Jane Daniels. Daughter. 12. S.   Harod, Glamorgan, Wales.
Samuel Daniels. Son. 9. S.   Nantymoel, Glamorgan, Wales.

1911 Census taken on 2 April.

This Census was taken in Nant-y-moel, Glamorgan, Wales. It shows the family living at 98 Oakfield Terrace.

Census Record Detail: 1911 Wales Census.

Name.Relation to Head.Age.M/S/W.Occupation.Birthplace.
Samuel Daniel. Head. 55. M. Roadman. Carmarthen, Wales.
Gwenllian Daniel. Wife. 55. M.   Glamorgan, Wales.
Samuel Daniel. Son. 19.  S. Shackler. Glamorgan, Wales.
Gwenllian Daniel. Daughter. 5.     Glamorgan, Wales.

1939 Register taken on 29 September.

This Census was taken in Chingford, Essex, England. It shows the family living at 24 Queens Grove Road.

Census Record Details: The National Archives; Kew, London, England; 1939 Register; Reference: RG 101/1065I

Name.M/F.M/S/W.Occupation.
Samuel Daniels. M. M. General labourer.
Hannah Daniels. F. M. Unpaid domestic duties.