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Jenkins/Hewlett, Bream, Lydney and the USA

A photo of members of the Jenkins family

Dee wrote:

Bottom photo:"... My Grandmother is bottom left, Pearl Agnes Jenkins (married Walter Monroe Pearson). I’m not certain of the names of the other sisters. Possibilities could be Evelyn Lilah (b. Bream), Elizabeth Ann (b. Bream), Florence Mary (b. Bream), Ethel Alice (b. Bream), Blanche Mae, Ella Jane, Grace Charlotte".

Top photos: "... Their parents were George Richard Jenkins and Sarah Jane Hewlett ...".

"George Richard Jenkins b. Aug 27, 1850 Lydney, Gloucestershire, England Married Sarah Jane Hewlett, Bream June 1872. Arrived in America 1880 d. Coalmine cave-in, May 24, 1904 Douglas, Tucker, WV USA"

"Sarah Jane Hewlett b. Sept 1855, Bream, Gloucestershire, England Married George Richard Jenkins, Bream, June 1872 Arrived in America 1880 d. USA"

"There were also two sons, George Richard Jenkins, Jr and William Hewlett Jenkins. It is believed one of their daughters stayed in Bream to become a school teacher. Possibly Evelyn Lilah Jenkins, since she was the eldest daughter".

Sarah Cooke added (September 2016): "... My great great uncle was George Richard Jenkins he's buried in Bream churchyard, he was brother to my great grandad George Jenkins".


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