Elizabeth Thomas 1786

Elizabeth Thomas, the second daughter of Edward Thomas and Sarah Rees, was baptised on 3rd December 1786. In 1817, at the age of thirty, she married William Charles at Talyllyn Church.

Like her parents, Elizabeth could not write. Evidence of the increasing spread of literacy however is that her husband and the two witnesses to the marriage, her eldest brother David and younger brother Rees, were able to sign the marriage entry.

 

Edward Thomas 1748, her father