Jones & McKenna Family History
Jones & McKenna Family History


This site is dedicated to the memory of our daughter

Katherine Louise Jones


Joseph and Margaret Jones with their three eldest children

Jones Family

Penryn Richard Jones, b. 15-Aug-1900 in Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire, son of Joseph Jones and Margaret Jane (nee Griffiths), d. 19-Nov-1954 in Barry, South Glamorgan, buried 23-Dec-1954 in Linthorpe Cemetery, Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire. Married Amy Freda Celeste Lack on 2-Apr-1927 at Register Office, Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire.





Joseph Jones, b. 13-Sep-1860 in Blaina, Monmouthshire, son of Thomas Jones and Ann (nee Davies), d. 24-Jan-1941 in Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire. Married Margaret Jane Griffiths on 24-Nov-1881 at Register Office, Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire.

Margaret Jane Griffiths, b. 3-Jan-1863 in Aberdare, Glamorgan, daughter of Benjamin Griffiths and Anne (nee Harris), d. 29-Dec-1954 in Chorley, Lancashire.



Thomas Jones, b. CIR 1818 in Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan. Married Ann Davies.

Ann Davies, b. CIR 1823 in Llanhilleth, Monmouthshire.

Benjamin Griffiths, bap. 23-Oct-1841 in Llwyel, Breconshire, son of John Griffiths and Anne (nee Rees), d. 15-Oct-1875 in Gloucester, Gloucestershire. Married Anne Harris on 1-Feb-1862 in Aberdare, Glamorgan.

Anne Harris, b. CIR 1840 in Dowlais, Glamorgan, daughter of William Harris and Ann (?), d. 7-Aug-1926 in Footscray, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, buried 9-Aug-1926 in Williamstown Presbyterian Cemetery, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Married (1) Benjamin Griffiths then married (2) Charles Evanson in CIR 1897 in Victoria, Australia.



Great Grandparents

John Griffiths, b. CIR 1816 in Llywel, Breconshire, son of David Griffiths and Margaret (nee Davies). Married Anne Rees on 18-Nov-1836 in Llywel, Breconshire.

Anne Rees, b. CIR 1800 in Lampeter, Cardiganshire.

William Harris, b. CIR 1808 in Llanelly, Breconshire. He married  Ann (?).

Ann (?), b. CIR 1808 in Ystradyfodwg, Breconshire.



Great Great Grandparents

David Griffiths, b. CIR 1775 in Llywel, Breconshire, buried 12-Dec-1857 in Llywel, Breconshire. Married Margaret Davies on 22-Dec-1815 in Llywel, Breconshire.

Margaret Davies, b. CIR 1785 in Carmarthenshire.