Benjamin was born in 1846 in Conwill, Carmarthenshire, Wales. He was the fourth child of Evan Jones (1781) & Jemima Davies.
Benjamin’s lineage is as follows:
- G1: Simon Jones 1678-1716 & Theadosiae Cowell
- G2: Simon Jones 1698-1772 & Catherine Lewis
- G3: William Jones 1727-1776 & Mary Tonkins
- G4: John William Jones 1750-1815 & Margaret Ann Griffiths
- G5: Evan Jones 1781-1855 & Ann Thomas & Jemima Davies (Dan Shiels Ancestor)
- G6: Benjamin Jones 1846-1916 & Ann Davies
- G7: Mary Jones 1866
- G7: Evan Jones 1867 & Ann Williams
- G7: Martha Jones 1868-1949 & Edward Richards
- G7: Elizabeth Ann Jones 1869-1916 & James William Marsh
- G7: Samuel Jones 1875-1888
- G7: David Jones 1881
G6: Benjamin Jones 1846-1916 & Ann Davies
Benjamin Jones was born in 1846 in Conwill, Carmarthenshire, Wales. He was the fourth child of Evan Jones (1781) & Jemima Davies.
He married Ann Davies and they had 6 children, Mary 1866; Evan 1867; Martha 1868-1949; Elizabeth 1870; Samuel 1875-1888 and David 1881. Benjamin died in Jan 1916 in Neath, Glamorganshire, Wales.
A summary of the children follows:
- Mary Jones was born on March 30, 1866, in Llangeler, Carmarthenshire, Wales. She lived in Wales in 1939.
- Evan Jones was born in 1867 in Margam, Glamorgan, Wales. He married Ann Williams in 1890. They had two children during their marriage.
- Martha Jones was born on December 13, 1868, in Margam, Glamorgan, Wales. She married Edward Richards on November 11, 1888. They had seven children in 19 years. She died on December 13, 1949, at the age of 81.
- Elizabeth Ann Jones was born in 1869 in Margam, Glamorgan, Wales. She married James William Marsh on November 6, 1889, in Salford, Lancashire, England. They had six children in 19 years. She died in 1916 at the age of 47.
- Samuel Jones was born in 1875 in Margam, Glamorgan, Wales. He died as a teenager in April 1888.
- David Jones was born in 1881 in Margam, Glamorgan, Wales.