Jones the Farm

A postscript to Nant-yr-Ych.

The 1850 entry of marriage for Richard Jones gives Samuel’s occupation as “Farmer”.  Here is Samuel in 1851.

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From the 1851 census, Aberhafesp.

Here its says: Ag Lab occupying 1 acre.  I suggest smallholder would have been nearer ro the truth, but who was to know?

 

 

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