Index
1 James MEREDITH
Llangattock Vibon Avel, photos
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Birth:         31 Jan 1780, Llangattock Vibon Avel, Monmouth
Death:   Abt. 1855, Llangattock Vibon Avel, Monmouth
Occ:           Farmer
Father:        James MEREDITH (1733-1796)
Mother:        Ann JAMES (~1746-1822)
Found the family at the Green Durffen in the 1841 census for Llangattock Vibon Avel.  Living in the household are James, Elinor, Eliza,Elizabeth, James, Mary, Thomas, William and John.   Also living in the area is a Edward Merideth b. 1796. an Ag. Lab. 
1841 Source information: HO107/748/6
In the 1851 census James is the holder of 94 acres.  His grand daughter Eleanor Jones is a visitor at the time.  George is deceased.  Eleanor states that she was born in Old Castle. 
1851 Source Citation: Class: HO107; Piece: 2444; Folio: 563; Page: 9; GSU roll: 104181.
Spouse:        Eleanor POWELL
Birth:         6 Jan 1799, Oldcastle, Monmouth
Death:         abt 1851
Father:        William POWELL
Mother:        Winifred PROBERT (~1758-~1847)
Marr:          21 Feb 1823, LLangattock Vibon Avel, Monmouth, Wales
Children:     Eliza Ann(1822-)
               Elizabeth (1824-1897)
               Eleanor (1825-)
        James G.  (1827-1917)
               George (1830-1835)
               Marianne (1832->1901)
               Thomas (1835-~1901)
               William (1837-)
               John (1838-)
1.1 Eliza Ann Meredith
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Birth:         4 Aug 1822, Llangattock Vibon Avel, Monmouth
Spouse:        Daniel PHILLIPS
Birth:         1822, Skenfrith, Monmouth
Children:      Joseph (1850-)
               Eliza Ann (1856-)
               Emma (1860-)
               George (1866-)
1.2 Elizabeth MEREDITH
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Birth:         27 Mar 1824, LlangAttock, Monmouthshire, Wales
Death:         4 Jun 1897, Clinton, IA
Spouse:        William LAKE Sr.
Birth:         30 Jul 1826, Trelleck, Monmouthshire, England
Death:         11 Oct 1918, 427 Eighth Ave. Clinton, IA
Burial:        Springdale Cemetery, Clinton Iowa
Occ:           Engineer, Lawyer, Iowa State Legislature, Justice Peace
Father:        John LAKE (1795-1856)
Mother:        Flora Margaret PONTIFEX (1802-1869)
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)
1.3 Eleanor MEREDITH
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Birth:         18 Dec 1825
Spouse:        James JONES
Birth:         1804, LLangattock Lingoed, Monmouth
Occ:           farmer & publican
Father:        John JONES
Marr:          7 Jul 1847, Llangattock Vibon Avel, Monmouth
Children:      Eleanor (1849-)
               Hannah (1853-)
               Eliza (1855-1860)
               Thomas (1857-)
               Emma (1850-)
               James (1852-)
               Sarah (1860-)
1.4 James G. MEREDITH
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Birth:         20 Dec 1827, Llangattock, Monmouth, Wales
Death:         21 May 1917, Rochester City, Olmsted, MN
Spouse:        Elizabeth GRAY
Birth:         7 Jun 1835, Dundee, Scotland
Death:         30 Jan 1909, Olmsted, MN
Father:        William GRAY
Marr:          4 Nov 1857, Clinton, Iowa
Children:      Lizzie Della (1858-1950)
               Mary (Minnie) (1865-1945)
               William Lake (1866-1953)
1.5 George MEREDITH
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Birth:         Mar 1830, Llangattock Vibon Avel, Monmouth
Death:         2 Feb 1835, Llangattock Vibon Avel, Monmouth
1.6 Marianne MEREDITH
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Birth:         28 Oct 1832, Llangattock Vibon Avel, Monmouthshire, Wales
Death:         aft 1901
Spouse:        Richard HOLDER
Birth:         1834, Penalt, Monmouth, Wales
Death:         Sep 1872, Hereford, England
Father:        Richard HOLDER (~1785-)
Mother:        Elizabeth DAVIES (~1795-)
Marr:          24 Apr 1855, Monmouth, Wales
Children:      Mary Ann (1855-)
               Elizabeth (1857-)
               George (1858-)
               John (1863-1919)
               Annie (1868-)
               Sarah Jane (1870-)
               Thomas W. (1872-)
1.7 Thomas MEREDITH
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Birth:         18 Jan 1835
Death:         abt 1901
Living in England in 1897.  In the 1881 and 1891 census, Thomas was living with his sister Mary Ann in Walford, Hereford England.  His occupation was listed as retired farmer.  He never married.
1.8 William MEREDITH
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Birth:         12 Mar 1837
Spouse:        Eliza ROBERTS
Birth:         1842, Tennessee
Death:         1912
Marr:          Jun 1862, Clinton, Iowa
Children:      Lillie (1867-1941)
               Franklin (1869-1901)
               Flora Margaret (1874-)
1.9 John MEREDITH
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Birth:         1838, Llangattock Vibon Avel, Monmouth
Updated 4/14/2006