Family Bible - anybody recognize these names?
David and Jemima were my great-great-great-grandparents. This listing is from the family bible owned by my third cousin. Family Legend has it that they came to London from near Aberystwyth. If you recognize the list below then I would love to hear from you at the email address at the bottom of the page.
Anne Williams was born 12th April 1773
Died 21st January 1795
Elizabeth Williams was born 5th February 1776
Mary Williams was born May 1778
Jemima Williams was born April 1782
Died 29th of March 1832
Benjamin Williams was born August 1784
David Williams was born December 1786
John Williams was born December 14th 1788
Died 28th of July 1823
David Davies was married with Jemima Williams August 19th 1811
Elizabeth Davies was born March 1st 1812
David Davies was born July 13th 1815
Died October 1st 1817
Margeretta Davies was born January 5th 1818
David Davies was born August 1st 1821
Jemima Kezia Davies was born October 2? 182?
Died June 5th 1830
The Bible is in Welsh and known as
a Peter Williams Bible. Peter Williams was very strong in the Methodist
movement and was involved in translating the Bible into Welsh. It was
published in May 1770.