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ID:759 James Terrett 1829-1905
Lisa’s 3rd Great Grandfather

Birth   

1829

Dublin, Ireland

Death

2nd January 1905 

Taylorstown, Glamorgan

Mother   

 

Father   

 

 

Siblings 

 

 

 

Spouse  

Elizabeth Glacken 1833-1909 /ID:276

 

Children 

Mary Terrett 1851 /ID:765

 

William Terrett 1853- /ID:779

 

James Terrett 1855- /ID:760

 

John Terrett 1857- /ID:763

 

Thomas Terrett 1860- /ID:777

 

Patrick Terrett 1861- /ID:770

 

Edward Terrett 1863- /ID:754

 

Richard Terrett 1865-1953 /ID:772

 

 

 

 

 

1851
Spring 1851 - Birth of daughter Mary Terrett (originally spelt Territ or Territt), in Merthyr Tydfil, Wales

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1853
1853 - Birth of son, William Terrett (spelt Territ)

 

1855
1855 – Birth of son, James Terrett (spelt Territ) in Merthyr Tydfil, Wales.

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1859
1859 – Birth of son, Thomas Terrett (spelt Territ) in Merthyr Tydfil, Wales.

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1861

1861 Census for 'Portmorlais Castle Lane, Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorganshire'

Name                     

Relationship  

Status      

Age    

Est YOB

Gender  

Birth County                   

Occupation                  

James Terrett       

Head               

Married   

33       

1828      

Male      

Ireland

Furnace Fitter            

Eliza Terrett

Wife

Married

29

1832

Female

Ireland

 

Mary Terrett

Daughter

 

10

1851

Female

Merthyr, Glams               

 

William Terrett

Son

 

8

1853

Male      

Merthyr, Glams               



James Terrett

Son

 

6

1855

Male      

Merthyr, Glams               



John Terrett

Son

 

4

1857

Male      

Merthyr, Glams               



Thomas Terrett

Son

 

1

1860

Male      

Merthyr, Glams               



 

 

1861
1861 – Birth of son, Edward Terrett (spelt Territ) in Merthyr Tydfil, Wales.

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1864
1864 – Birth of son, Patrick Terrett (spelt Territ) in Merthyr Tydfil, Wales.

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1865
1865 – Birth of son, Richard Terrett (spelt Territ) in Merthyr Tydfil, Wales.

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1871

1871 Census for 'Vaughan Street, Caedraw, Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorganshire'

Name                     

Relationship  

Status      

Age    

Est YOB

Gender  

Birth County                   

Occupation                  

James Terrett       

Head               

Married   

42       

1829      

Male      

Ireland

Labourer                     

Eliza Terrett

Wife

Married

38

1833

Female

Ireland

 

William Terrett

Son

 

18

1853

Male      

Merthyr, Glams               

Labourer  

James Terrett

Son

 

16

1855

Male      

Merthyr, Glams               

Labourer  

John Terrett

Son

 

14

1857

Male      

Merthyr, Glams               

Labourer  

Thomas Terrett

Son

 

12

1859

Male      

Merthyr, Glams               

Labourer  

Patrick Terrett

Son

 

10

1861

Male      

Merthyr, Glams               

 

Edward Terrett

Son

 

8

1863

Male      

Merthyr, Glams               

 

Richard Terrett

Son

 

6

1865

Male      

Merthyr, Glams               

 

Mary Terrett

Daughter

 

20

1851

Female

Merthyr, Glams               

General Servant

 

 

In 1871, their eldest daughter, Mary married Andrew Read in Merthyr.

 

1879
January 1879 - Son William is killed at Isandhlwana, at the Battle of Rourkes Drift.

 

 

 

1881

1881 Census for '24, Upper Taff Street, Treherbert, Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorganshire'

Name                     

Relationship  

Status      

Age    

Est YOB

Gender  

Birth County                   

Occupation                  

James Terrett       

Head               

Married   

53       

1828      

Male      

Ireland

Labourer In Iron Works               

Elizabeth Terrett

Wife

Married

49

1832

Female

Ireland

 

Thomas Terrett

Son

 

21

1860

Male      

Merthyr, Glams               

Labourer in Iron Works

Patrick Terrett

Son

 

19

1862

Male      

Merthyr, Glams               

Labourer in Iron Works

Edward Terrett

Son

 

17

1864

Male      

Merthyr, Glams               

Coal Miner

Richard Terrett

Son

 

15

1866

Male      

Merthyr, Glams               

Coal Miner

 

 

 

1891

1891 Census for ‘3, Danygraig Place, Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorganshire'

Name                     

Relationship  

Status      

Age    

Est YOB

Gender  

Birth County                   

Occupation                  

James Terrat       

Head               

Married   

62       

1829

Male      

Ireland

Labourer               

Elizabeth Terrat

Wife

Married

60

1831

Female

Ireland

 

James Terrat

Son

Single 

31

1860

Male      

Merthyr, Glams               

Labourer

Thomas Burt

Boarder

Single

19

1872

Male      

Merthyr, Glams               

N Haulier

Willer Clarke

Boarder

Single

22

1869

Male      

Bristol, Glocs

Labourer

George Grant

Boarder

Single

21

1870

Male      

Merthyr, Glams               

N Haulier

 

1901

1901 Census for ’17, Mountain Row, Ferndale, Rhondda, Glamorganshire'

Name                     

Relationship  

Status      

Age    

Est YOB

Gender  

Birth County                   

Occupation                  

Patrick Terrett       

Head               

Married   

38

1863

Male      

Merthyr Tydfil, Glam

Coal Miner Hewer

Mary Ann Terrett

Wife

Married

38

1863

Female

Merthyr Tydfil, Glam

 

Elizabeth Ellen Terrett

Daughter

Single 

15

1886

Female

Blaenllecha, Glam

Mary Terrett

Daughter

Single

14

1887

Female

Blaenllecha, Glam               

Annie Terrett

Daughter

12

1889

Female

Blaenllecha, Glam

Margaret Terrett

Daughter

7

1894

Female

Blaenllecha, Glam

William Terrett

Son

 

4

1897

Male

Blaenllecha, Glam

 

John Terrett

Son

 

2

1899

Male

Blaenllecha, Glam

 

James Terrett

Father

Married

77

1824

Male

Dublin, Ireland

Hewer

George Grant

Nephew

 

9

1892

Male

Blaenllecha, Glam

 

Edward Owens

Boarder

Single

35

1866

Male

Newtown, Monts

 

 

We think James died on 2 January 1905  at  Taylorstown,  Rhondda and was buried on 7 January 1905 at Cefn Coed, Merthyr Tydfil.