Owen RHYDDERCH of Esgair Lwyd
William ANWYL of Hengae, Gent.
Catherine VAUGHAN
(Abt 1702-1793)
Humphrey OWEN of Pen y gareg, Gent.
(Abt 1720-1806)
Catherine ANWYL
Owen OWEN of Dolffanog, Gent.
(Abt 1751-1824)


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Dorothy JONES

Owen OWEN of Dolffanog, Gent. 1 2

  • Born: Abt 1751, Tal-y-Llyn, Merioneth, Wales
  • Married: 23 Dec 1775, Dolgellau, Merioneth, Wales 3
  • Buried: 1 May 1824, Tal-y-Llyn, Merioneth, Wales 4

  General Notes:

compiler's 5 x great grandfather

  Research Notes:

Eldest son, bequeathed £2 in the Will of his maternal grandfather William Anwyl (proved 1779)

Named as a beneficiary in his father's Will (proved 1811), in which he is bequeathed one feather bed and four blankets, and also his large chest wherein he keeps oatmeal.


Owen Owen of Dolfannog, Gentn. died aged 73 years (burial record).

  Marriage Information:

Owen married Dorothy JONES, daughter of John JONES of Plâs brith, Gent. and Anne, on 23 Dec 1775 in Dolgellau, Merioneth, Wales. (Dorothy JONES was born in 1752 in Plâs Brith, Dolgelley, Merioneth, Wales and was buried on 5 Mar 1832 in Tal-y-Llyn, Merioneth, Wales, aged 79 years.)

  Marriage Notes:

Owen Owens of the Parish of Talyllyn, batchelor, and Dorothy Jones, spinster

Married by Licence by Robert Nanney, Rector of Llandanwg

Witnesses: Robert Roberts, Edward Anwyl


1 Collections Historical & Archĉological relating to Montgomeryshire and its borders..., London, 1890, Vol. XXIV, p. 269.

2 The History of The Princes, The Lords Marcher, and the Ancient Nobility of Powys Fadog and the ancient lords of Arwystli, Cedewen, and Meirionydd, by J. Y. W. Lloyd, of Clochfaen, Esq., M.A., K.S.G., London, 1885, Vol. IV., p. 426.

3 Dolgellau Parish Registers, Marriages, p. 19, no. 55.

4 Talyllyn Parish Registers, Burials, p. 14, no. 108.

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