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1 John LAKE
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Birth:         8 Feb 1795, Trelleck, Monmouth, Wales
Death:         24 Jan 1856
Occ:           grocer and farmer
Father:        Henry LAKE (1752-1828)
Mother:        Sarah LEWIS (1761-1826)
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In the 1841 census, John and Flora and their two children are living in Trellech.  John is a grocer. By 1851 John and Flora are living in Skenfrith with children Flora and Frederick.  Their older son William has married and moved to America.  John has 95 acres that he is farming with three servants.
Spouse:        Flora Margaret PONTIFEX
Birth:         17 Nov 1802, St. John's Square, Clerkenwell, London
Death:         29 Dec 1869
Burial:        1 Jan 1870, Monmouth
Father:        Daniel PONTIFEX (1768-1826)
Mother:        Harriet BLAND (1774-1866)
Marr:          4 Jul 1825, Newland, GLOUCESTER
Batch M036201 - Dates 1754-1851 Source Call No. 0856960 Film Printout Call No. 6911883.
In 1907 letter from William Lake it states that his father John, married Flora Margaret onn the 19 of June 1825.
Children:      William (1826-1918)
               Frederick  John (1829-1907)
               Flora Margaret (1845-1891)
1.1 William LAKE Sr.
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Birth:         30 Jul 1826, Trelleck, Monmouthshire, England
Death:         11 Oct 1918, 427 Eighth Ave. Clinton, IA
Occ:           Engineer, Lawyer, Iowa State Legislature, Justice Peace
Batch Number C022691 1725-1875 Source Call No. 0104918 Printout call No. Film 0820607
Spouse:        Elizabeth MEREDITH
Birth:         27 Mar 1824, LlangAttock, Monmouthshire, Wales
Death:         4 Jun 1897, Clinton, IA
Burial:        Springdale Cemetery, Clinton, IA
Father:        James MEREDITH (1780-)
Mother:        Eleanor POWELL (1799-~1851)
Marr:          7 Oct 1848, Monmouthshire, England
Children:      William (1849-1934)
               Harriot (1851-1852)
               John (1854-1883)
               Flora A. (1856-1861)
               Eleanor Elizabeth (1860-1935)
               Frederick Henry (-1863)
               James (-1863)
1.2 Frederick  John LAKE
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Birth:         17 Oct 1829, Trelleck, MONMOUTH
Death:         May 1907
Occ:           Laborer Iron Works-1881 & Gardener in 1891
Batch No. C022691 1725-1875 - Source Call No. 0104918 Fill- Printout Call No. 0820607.
Spouse:        Louisa Jane RODWAY
Birth:         5 Mar 1834, Bradford, Wiltshire
Father:        Joseph RODWAY
Mother:        Matilda LOCKE (~1812-1884)
Marr:          Dec 1857, Monmouth, Wales
Children:      William Henry (1860-)
               Mary Matilda (1862-)
               John A. (1864-1956)
               Frederick William (1867-1903)
               Flora M. (1870-)
1.3 Flora Margaret LAKE
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Birth:         1845
Death:         1891
Spouse:        Robert PRICE
Birth:             1840, Garway Hef
Death:           bef 1891
Occ:           Farmer of 209 Acres Employing 7 men and 2 boys
Father:        Frederick PONTIFEX (1805-1876)
Mother:        Anne Gwinne JENKINS (1810-)
Marr:          Jun 1871, Monmouth
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Children:      Flora Margaret (1872-1973)
                      Robert Pontifex (1877-1957)
                      Harold John (1879-)
Sources:
Source Citation: Ancestry.com. 1841 Wales Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006. Original data: Census Returns of England and Wales, 1841. Kew, Surrey, England: The National Archives of the UK (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO), 1841.
Class:  1851 - HO107; Piece: 2444; Folio: 518; Page: 7; GSU roll: 104181.
John Lake's Will