Margaret Jane Wylde, Great Grandmother of Alan Morris

Margaret Jane Wylde was my Great Grandmother, she died nearly 50 years before I was born.

Margaret Jane Wylde.

Margaret Jane Wylde was born in 1890 in Kenfig Hill, Glamorgan, Wales. Her father was Jenkin Wylde & her mother was Susana Lewis.

Location of Kenfig, Glamorgan, Wales:

Wedding of Margaret Jane Wylde & Benjamin Morris.

Margaret Jane Wylde married Benjamin Morris at the Registry Office in Bridgend, Glamorgan, Wales. They got married on November 9th 1909. The wedding certificate shows that Margaret was living in Crown Road, Kenfig Hill, Glamorgan, Wales.

The two witnesses on the wedding certificate were Lily Martha Rees & Catherine A Cox.

Location of Bridgend, Glamorgan, Wales:

Children of Margaret Jane Wylde & Benjamin Morris.

  1. Daniel Edward Morris. 1910-1974
  2. Llewelyn Morris. 1911-1969
  3. Benjamin Brynley Morris. 1914-1984
  4. Catherine Ann Morris. 1916-1918

Census Records for Margaret.

I have been able to find Margaret Jane Wylde on the census records in 1891, 1901, & 1911.

1891 Census taken on 5 April.

This Census was taken in Llangynwyd, Glamorgan, Wales.  It shows the family living at 6 Olivia Terrace.

Location of Llangynwyd, Glamorgan, Wales:

Census Record Details: Class: RG12; Piece: 4450; Folio: 82; Page: 13; GSU roll: 6099560

Name.Relation to Head.Age.M/S/W.Occupation.Birthplace.
Jenkin Wylde. Head. 48. M. Collier. Kenfig Hill, Glamorgan, Wales .
Susana Wylde. Wife. 46. M.   Kenfig Hill, Glamorgan, Wales.
John Wylde. Son. 27. S. Collier. Kenfig Hill, Glamorgan, Wales.
Ann Wylde. Daughter. 25. S.   Kenfig Hill, Glamorgan, Wales.
Jenkin Wylde. Son. 18. S. Collier haulier. Kenfig Hill, Glamorgan, Wales.
Benjamin Wylde. Son. 17. S. Collier. Kenfig Hill, Glamorgan, Wales.
David Wylde. Son. 14.   Tram greaser. Kenfig Hill, Glamorgan, Wales.
Mary Jane Wylde. Daughter. 11.   Scholar. Kenfig Hill, Glamorgan, Wales.
Maggy Jane Wylde. Daughter. 1.     Kenfig Hill, Glamorgan, Wales.

1901 Census taken on 31 March.

This Census shows the family living at 18 Station Road.

Location of Tythegston, Glamorgan, Wales:

Census Record Details: Class: RG13; Piece: 5051; Folio: 30; Page: 23

Name.Relation to Head.Age.M/S/W.Occupation.Birthplace.
Jenkin Wylde. Head. 59. M. Coal hewer. Higher Tythegston, Glamorgan, Wales.
Jane Wylde. Wife. 57. M.   Higher Tythegston, Glamorgan, Wales.
John Wylde. Son. 37. S. Coal hewer. Higher Tythegston, Glamorgan, Wales.
Jenkin Wylde. Son. 28. S. Labourer above ground. Higher Tythegston, Glamorgan, Wales.
Benjamin Wylde. Son. 27. S. Coal hewer. Higher Tythegston, Glamorgan, Wales.
David Wylde. Son. 24. S. Coal hewer. Higher Tythegston, Glamorgan, Wales.
Mary Jane Wylde. Daughter. 20. S.   Higher Tythegston, Glamorgan, Wales.
Maggie Jane Wylde. Daughter. 12. S.   Higher Tythegston, Glamorgan, Wales.

1911 Census taken on 2 April.

This Census was taken in Nant-y-moel, Glamorgan, Wales.

Location of Nant-y-moel in Wales:

Census Record Details: 1911 Wales Census

Name.Relation to Head.Age.M/S/W.Occupation.Birthplace.
Benjamin Morris. Head. 23. M. Coal miner/hewer. Aberporth, Cardigan, Wales.
Margaret Jane Morris. Wife. 21. M.   Glamorgan, Wales.
Daniel Edward Morris. Son. 1. S.   Nantymoel, Glamorgan, Wales.