I would appreciate hearing from aJENKINS FAMILY JOHN E, JENKINS and wife ANN (BENNETT) EVANS JENKINS came to the US thru Phila July 1888 from Tredegar and settled in Scranton, Pa.The marriage certificate of William H. and Anne Jenkins of September 16, 1881 at Parish Church, Bedwellty shows David Jenkins and Richard Evans fathers John had a sister MARTHA JENKINS who remained in Wales and a brother WILLIAM H. JENKINS who settled inForty Fort, Penna before John arrived. JOHN E. and ANNE JENKINS had children:
MARY (MAE) 1885 married Richard Davies and had children Esther Parson, Richard Davis and Agnes WILLIAM JENKINS (1886)married Agnes Lenore Joyce and had children: Ann, Willard, Jack, Evelyn Walsh and Jane BLODWEN JENKINS (1888?)who married Ebenezer Hughes and had children: Milton(Hamilton S.) Hughes, Janice Sebring and Delbert Hughes John E. Jenkins, worked for Prudential Insurance.he deserted the family and went off with another woman about 1904 and whereabouts were never learned.
Ebenezer Hughes born in Cwm (near Ebbw Vale) about 1835/8 to William Hughes (Abertillery?) and Mary Phillips of Cwm. He married Elizabeth Morgan 1857 and he moved to Minersville Pa about 1858 , then Scranton, Pa. where the family joined him about 1859-60 whre the family remained. William (bWales)Thomas (bWales); Leah; Priscilla; Mary Jane and son also named Ebenezer(my Grandfather) Ebenezer and Elizabeth Morgan had children:
William married Mary Jane Raymond had children William (Ellen Donovan),David(Elizabeth Donovan),John A (Alice Newman), Jennie (James Mulhern),Leah(William Lewis) , Mae(Ernest Smit),Elsie (Albert Watson, and Lizze (Frank Chompton)
Thomas married Elizabeth Harris had children: Thomas (Tessie Lawson), Lillian (Lewis W.Jenkins/Otto Kline),Annie(J.F. Gill), and Elizabeth (Walter Matthews)
Leah married Evan T. Jones had children Peoria (FrankBrutzman), Cora(Charles Gates), Benjamin Franklin (Tacey Grimm), and Thomas Evan Jones (M.Meome Nash)
Priscilla married Alex T. Phillips had children: none
Mary Jane married William J. Smith had children: none
Joseph Hughes married Sarah Holden had children: Norma; Thelma; Margaret (Thomas Morgan), Priscilla(Cecil Kime),Benjamin(Margaret Williams)
John married Annie Stenner had children: Anna(Roger Westgate), and Eudorra (Frank Bruzda).
Ebenezer married Blodwen Jenkins had children: Milton(a.k.a Hamilton S.), Delbert and Janice (Edmund Edwards/Roger Sebring).
nyone connected with these families..Thanks donwy at american on line Don Hughes