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Williams in Mold, Flintshire

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Williams in Mold, Flintshire

Posted: 31 Mar 2012 9:02AM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Williams, Bryan
I know this is a bit like a needle in a haystack but here goes!

Tracing my maternal line from mainly NE England coal miners, I've come across a JOHN WILLIAMS who married LOUISA BRYAN in 1842 in Mold. I've tracked them forward to Staffordshire (where a child or two was born and Louisa died) then to Sunderland which is fine. What I'm stuck with is going backwards from John. He was born around 1821 in Mold, father's name was (I believe)Edward and his mother may have been called Elizabeth.
The marriage certificate lists a Sophia Williams and John Bryan as witnesses but can't find these by the usual census/parish searches.It looks like they could be siblings of the bridal couple.
I can trace Louisa's family back (although no mention of a brother John but there is a Noah) so it is really the Williams family I'm looking for.
Is anyone else looking for these, or has found them and is willing to share information or point me in the right direction?

Thanks, Sue
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
durhamlass 31 Mar 2012 3:02PM GMT 
esuewilliams 2 Apr 2012 1:49PM GMT 
durhamlass 9 Apr 2012 7:23PM GMT 
esuewilliams 14 Apr 2012 9:54AM GMT 
durhamlass 16 Apr 2012 7:50PM GMT 
esuewilliams 25 Apr 2012 12:39PM GMT 
jrottke1 2 Oct 2013 5:18AM GMT 
BryanHoggarth 12 Oct 2013 12:41PM GMT 
jrottke1 12 Oct 2013 6:05PM GMT 
BryanHoggarth 12 Oct 2013 11:16PM GMT 
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