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JENKINS, Captain Thomas Esq. of Penrallt .[1]

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  • Name JENKINS, Thomas 
    Prefix Captain 
    Suffix Esq. of Penrallt . 
    Born 1777  Llangoedmore, Cardiganshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • From 1851 census
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1814  Penrallt, Cardigan, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 6 Jun 1841  Bennodyn, Llanannerch, Cardiganshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    61, H.P. 
    1841 census of Llanannerch
    1841 census of Llanannerch
    (JENKINS)
    Census 30 Mar 1851  Penrallt, Aberporth, Cardiganshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    73, Head, Commander, H.E.I. 
    1851 census of Penrallt
    1851 census of Penrallt
    (JENKINS)
    Award Mate of \'City of London\'  [4
    Reference Number w4k_88 
    Retired 6 Dec 1851  Honourable East India Corp. Maritime Service of Penrallt, Aberporth, Wales. Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Deputy Quarter master-General 
    Died 1 Jun 1853  Penrallt, Cardigan, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Death notice for Captain Thomas JENKINS
    Death notice for Captain Thomas JENKINS
    1 Jun 1853
    Buried 6 Jun 1853  Row 8, Saint Cynwyl's church, Aberporth, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9, 10, 11
    Burial register at Saint Cynwyl's church, Aberporth, Wales
    The Jenkins Vault
    Wall Plaque
    Will 4 Oct 1853  Cardigan, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Person ID I1601  We 4 Kings
    Last Modified 14 Aug 2019 

    Father JENKINS, Griffith .,   b. Aft 1738,   d. 1781  (Age < 41 years) 
    Relationship Putative 
    Mother MORRIS, Mary .,   b. Abt 1761, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Putative 
    Married Llanvihangel, Penbedw, Pembrokeshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Family ID F48  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family MORRIS, Jane .,   b. Abt 1789, Colman, Pembrokeshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1861, Penrallt, Cardigan, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 72 years) 
    Married 1806 
    Children 
     1. JENKINS, Captain Griffith,   b. Abt 1807
     2. JENKINS, Major Thomas Askwith,   b. 10 Jul 1809, Trevigan, Pembroke, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 May 1877, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     3. JENKINS, Jane,   b. 1814, Cardiganshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Aug 1890, Plas-y-Berllan, Ceredigion, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     4. JENKINS, Hannah Mary,   b. Abt 1819, Aberporth, Cardiganshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jun 1894, Plas-y-Berllan, Ceredigion, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years)
     5. JENKINS, Anne,   c. 1 Mar 1819, Aberporth Parish Church, Cardiganshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. JENKINS, Ellen,   b. Abt 1820, Cardiganshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. JENKINS, Elizabeth,   b. Abt 1823, Cardiganshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Mar 1870, Barmouth, Merionethshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 47 years)
     8. JENKINS, John James,   b. 27 Jan 1824
     9. JENKINS, Major General Alexander .,   b. 1 Nov 1826, Aberporth, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Aug 1902, Penrallt, Cardigan, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     10. JENKINS, Rev. James in Holy Orders,   c. 5 Apr 1829, Aberporth Parish Church, Cardiganshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F43  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map Click to display
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1814 - Penrallt, Cardigan, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRetired - Deputy Quarter master-General - 6 Dec 1851 - Honourable East India Corp. Maritime Service of Penrallt, Aberporth, Wales. Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1 Jun 1853 - Penrallt, Cardigan, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 6 Jun 1853 - Row 8, Saint Cynwyl's church, Aberporth, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWill - 4 Oct 1853 - Cardigan, Wales Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S27] International Genealogical Index (R), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Copyright (c) 1980, 2002, data as of June 2, 2006).

    2. [S48] Census returns of England and Wales, 1841, Great Britain. Census Office, (Public Records Office, London.).
      City or Borough of:
      Parish or Township of:
      Enumeration Schedule.
      ===================
      HO107/1377/2
      ===================

      Llanannerch

      Place Houses Names Age Profession Where Born (same county)

      Tho Jenkins 61 M H.P. Cardiganshire
      Jane Jenkins 50 F Cardiganshire
      Jane Jenkins 25 F Cardiganshire
      Ellen Jenkins 21 F Cardiganshire
      Elizabeth Jenkins 18 F Cardiganshire
      Census
      Parish: Aberporth
      Series: HO107
      Page: 2\7
      Township: Llanannerch
      Piece: 1377
      Family: 128
      County: Cardiganshire
      Registrar's district: Llandygwidd
      Line: 5
      Country: Wales
      Superintendent registrar's district: Cardigan
      Image: 45
      Date: 1841
      Enum. District: 10

    3. [S46] Census returns of England and Wales, 1851, Great Britain. Census Office, (Public Records Office, London.).
      Page: 588
      Parish of: Aberporth
      County of: Cardiganshire
      ===================
      No of Schedule: 73
      ROAD, STREET, &c., and No. or NAME of HOUSE: Penrallt
      ===================
      NAME and Surname of each person: Thomas Jenkins
      RELATION to Head of Family: Head
      Condition: Married
      Age of: 73
      RANK, Profession, or OCCUPATION: Com'dr H.E.I.
      WHERE BORN: Llangoedmore, Cardiganshire, Wales
      Whether Blind, Deaf-and-Dumb
      ===================
      NAME and Surname of each person: Jane Jenkins
      RELATION to Head of Family: Wife
      Condition: Married
      Age of: 62
      RANK, Profession, or OCCUPATION:
      WHERE BORN: Colman, Pembrokeshire, Wales
      ===================
      NAME and Surname of each person: Hanah Mary Jenkins
      RELATION to Head of Family: Daughter
      Condition: Unmarried
      Age of: 32
      RANK, Profession, or OCCUPATION:
      WHERE BORN: Aberporth, Cardigan, Wales
      ===================
      NAME and Surname of each person: Ann Jenkins
      RELATION to Head of Family: Daughter
      Condition: Unmarried
      Age of: 30
      RANK, Profession, or OCCUPATION:
      WHERE BORN: Aberporth, Cardigan, Wales
      ===================
      NAME and Surname of each person: Eliner Thomas
      RELATION to Head of Family: Servant
      Condition: Unmarried
      Age of: 30
      RANK, Profession, or OCCUPATION:
      WHERE BORN: Aberporth, Cardigan, Wales
      ===================
      NAME and Surname of each person: Jane Phillips
      RELATION to Head of Family: Servant
      Condition: Unmarried
      Age of: 16
      RANK, Profession, or OCCUPATION:
      WHERE BORN: Aberporth, Cardigan, Wales
      ===================
      NAME and Surname of each person: Evan Phillips
      RELATION to Head of Family: Servant
      Condition: Unmarried
      Age of: 28
      RANK, Profession, or OCCUPATION:
      WHERE BORN: Llamphengel, Pembrokeshire, Wales
      ===================
      Parish: Aberporth
      Series: HO107
      Family: 73
      Municipal borough: Cardigan
      Piece: 2481
      Line: 1
      Registration district: Llandygwydd
      Registrar's district: Cardigan
      Image: 20
      County: Cardiganshire
      Enumerated by: Henry Thomas
      Country: Wales
      Enum. District: 1
      Date: 1851
      Page: 588

    4. [S97] The India list and India Office list.
      Name: Thomas Askwith JENKINS
      Event type: Biography
      Start date:
      Start year: 1809
      End date:
      End year: 1877
      Biographical notes:
      Madras Army; b 10 Jul & bap 19 Jul 1809 Monington, Pembrokeshire,
      s of Thomas, mate of \'City of London\' East Indianman, & Jane; L/MIL/9/166 ff.439-43 - Cadet 1827; retired 6 Dec 1851; d 16 May 1877 - Memorial inscription, Cheltenham cemy; m Harriet 15 May 1841 (b 30 Apr 1819, d 22 Feb 1893) Jane b 1843 & d 1847 Harriet Hannah Morris b 10 Sep 1845, m 3 Oct 1872 Thomas Morris b 6 Sep 1846 John Henry b 5 Nov 1851
      Transcribed by: British Library
      India Office Records Reference:
      L/MIL/9/166 ff.439-43
      L/AG/23/10/1-2

      Source name: Memorial inscription, Cheltenham cemy

    5. [S87] East India Company, Burma baptisms, marriages and burials.
      Name: Thomas Askwith JENKINS
      Event type: Biography
      Start date:
      Start year: 1809
      End date:
      End year: 1877
      Biographical notes:
      Madras Army; b 10 Jul & bap 19 Jul 1809 Monington, Pembrokeshire, s of Thomas, mate of 'City of London' East Indianman, & Jane; L/MIL/9/166 ff.439-43 - Cadet 1827; retired 6 Dec 1851; d 16 May 1877 - Memorial inscription, Cheltenham cemy; m Harriet 15 May 1841 (b 30 Apr 1819, d 22 Feb 1893) Jane b 1843 & d 1847 Harriet Hannah Morris b 10 Sep 1845, m 3 Oct 1872 Thomas Morris b 6 Sep 1846 John Henry b 5 Nov 1851

      Transcribed by: British Library
      India Office Records Reference:

      L/MIL/9/166 ff.439-43
      L/AG/23/10/1-2

      Source name: Memorial inscription, Cheltenham cemy
      Source year:
      Source edition:
      Presidency:

    6. [S12] URL:.
      JENKINS, Thomas Askwith 1809-1877 IOR/L/AG/23/10/1 no.2568 [n.d.]

      These documents are held at British Library, Asia, Pacific and Africa Collections


      Related information: L/AG/23/10/2 No. 2568

      Contents:
      Madras Army, b 10 Jul 1809, d 16 May 1877 Gloucester
      Retired 6 Dec 1851
      m Harriet 15 May 1841 (b 30 Apr 1819, d 22 Feb 1893)
      Jane b 1843, d 1847
      Harriet Hannah Morris b 10 Sep 1845, m 3 Oct 1872
      Thomas Morris b 6 Sep 1846
      John Henry b 5 Nov 1851

    7. [S203] The Morning Chronicle (London, England), Page 8, 1 Jun 1853.
      On the 1st inst., at Penrallt, near Cardigan, Captain Thomas Jenkins, aged 76, late of the Hon. East India Company's Maritime Service.

    8. [S18] Gravestone Inscription.
      AT REST

      SACRED TO THE MEMORY OF CAPTAIN THOMAS JENKINS OF THE HONOURABLE EAST INDIA COMPANY SERVICE WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE ON THE 1st DAY OF JUNE 1853 IN THE 76th YEAR OF HIS LIFE AND OF JANE, WIFE OF THE ABOVENAMED WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE ON THE 23rd DAY OF APRIL 1861 IN THE 74th YEAR OF HER LIFE.

      ALSO OF JOHN REID WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE WHEN IN COMMAND OF THE SHIP "IN...TRY" AT CALLAO, SOUTH AMERICA IN THE 46th YEAR OF LIFE AND WHOSE MORTAL REMAINS WERE INTERRED HERE ON THE 7th DAY OF OCTOBER 1861

      ................. two lines indecipherable............................
      "BLESSED ARE THE DEAD WHO ABIDETH IN THE LORD"

      ALSO OF ELIZABETH JENKINS, YOUNGEST DAUGHTER OF THE LATE CAPTAIN THOMRAS JENKINS HEICS WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE AT ABERDOVEY, MERIONETH ON THE 23rd DAY OF MARCH 1870 IN THE 49th YEAR OF HER LIFE AND WAS INTERRED HERE ON THE 25th DAY OF MARCH 1870

      ALSO OF JANE REID, WIDOW OF CAPTAIN REID AND DAUGHTER OF THE LATE CAPTAIN THOMAS JENKINS HEICS AND JANE HIS WIFE, WHO DIED AT PLAS-Y-BERLLAN ON THE 7th DAY OF AUGUST 1890 AGED 76 YEARS

      ALSO OF HANNAH MARY JENKINS, SECOND DAUGHTER OF THE LATE CAPTAIN THORMAS JENKINS HEICS AND JANE HIS WIFE, WHO DIED AT PLAS-Y-BERLLAN ON THE 3rd DAY OF JUNE 1894 AGED 79 YEARS.

    9. [S219] Saint Cynwyl's church, Burial Register., Saint Cynwyl's church, Aberporth, Wales.
      86 (Dedd cist; clwydl wthel) {Translated to Chest Grave; steel gates}
      Captain Thomas JENKINS of the Honorable East India Company Services who departed this life on the 1st day of June 1853 in the 76th year of his age.
      Also of Jane wife of the above named who departed this life on the 23rd day of Apr 1861 in the 71st year of her age.

      Page 12

      Also of John REID, Esquire, son in law of the above named Parents who departed this life at Chintha Ireland, South America when in command of the ship Industry (?) on the 5th day of June 1861 in the 45th year of his age. His Mortal remains were at the request of the deceaased were conveyed to Wales and were interred here on the 7th day of October 1861.
      Also of Elizabeth JENKINS, youngest daughter of the above names Captain Thomas JENKINS and Jane his wife who departed his life at Barsouth, Merionethshire, on the 22nd day of March 1879 in the 49th year of his age
      Also Mrs Jane REID, widow of Captain Reid and eldest daughter of Capt. Thomas JENKINS, H.E.I.C., and Jane his wife, who died at Plas y berllan on the 5th day of August 1870 (76)
      Also Hannah Mary JENKINS, second daughter of the above named Captain Thomas JENKINS, HEICS, and Jane his wife, who died at Plasyberllan on the 3rd day of June 1894 aged 79 years.

    10. [S132] Wall plaque.
      B To the memory of
      Thomas JENKINS, Esqr.
      of Penrallt Commander HEIC Marine Service
      who died June 1st 1853 aged 75 years
      He was a man of action, daring and resolute
      He was repeatedly commended and rewarded for
      gallant and distinguished conduct in action on see and land.
      Also of Jane his wife daughter of
      Thomas MORRIS Esqr.
      of Bach-hendre and Trefigin
      who died April 23rd 1861
      aged 73 years. [Lyford St. Cheltenham]

    11. [S17] FreeREG, Life, (The Trustees of FreeBMD, a charity registered in England and Wales, Number 1096940), http://www.freereg.org.uk/. (Reliability: 3).
      County: Cardiganshire
      Place: Aberporth
      Church: Parish Church
      Register Number:
      Burial Date: 06 Jun 1853
      Forename: Thomas
      Relationship:
      Rel1 Male Forename:
      Rel1 Female Forename:
      Rel1 Surname:
      Surname: JENKINS
      Age: 76
      Abode:
      Notes:
      File Number: 13678

    12. [S12] URL:.
      Online Document PROB 11/2179
      Will of Thomas Jenkins Penrallt , Cardiganshire . Will of Thomas Jenkins Penrallt , Cardiganshire
      Date: 1853
      Source: DocumentsOnline (images of documents from The National Archives)

    13. [S112] Annals and Antiquities of the Counties and County Families of Wales - Vol. I., Thomas Nicholas M.A., PH.D., F.G.S.,, (London : Longmans, Green, Reader, and Co., Paternoster Row. 1872.), p196.
      Griffith, only son of Jonathan [d. 1781), m. Mary, dau. of John Morris of Bach-hendre, in the parish of Llanvihangel Penbedw, Pemb. (see Trcvijfin), and had issue five sons :


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