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Thomas Gyles

Male 1850 - 1926  (76 years)


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  • Name Thomas Gyles  [1, 2
    Born 5 Jul 1850  Penzance, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Baptised 25 Jul 1850  St. Ives Primitive Methodist Chapel, St. Ives, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Died 4 Dec 1926  Cardiff, Glamorgan, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Person ID I4324  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of PNH
    Last Modified 7 Nov 2015 

    Father George Gyles,   b. Bef 24 Nov 1815, St. Ives, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 14 Sep 1854  (Age < 38 years) 
    Mother Ann Curnow Hodge,   b. Bef 31 May 1816, St. Ives, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Aug 1895, Penzance, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 79 years) 
    Married 29 Jul 1841  St. Ives, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5
    Family ID F7018  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Edwards,   b. 4 May 1851, Penzance, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jun 1937, East Glamorgan, Glamorgan, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 1 Jun 1873  St. Ives, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 6
    Children 
     1. Mary Gyles,   b. Between Oct and Dec 1873, St. Ives, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    +2. William Penberthy Gyles,   b. Nov 1875, St. Ives, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Thomas Gyles,   b. Abt Feb 1881, St. Ives, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    +4. Richard Edwards Gyles,   b. 13 Aug 1886, Penzance, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jan 1945, Flint, Genesee, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
    +5. Jane Edwards Gyles,   b. Dec 1889, St. Ives, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 7 Jun 2015 
    Family ID F446  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Many online records for Thomas Gyles, including ours for many years, give his parents as William Harry Gyles (1814-1877) and Ann "Nancy" Quick Curnow (1821-1909). But I think this is incorrect. Thomas Gyles's baptismal record, 25 Jul 1850, gives his parents as George Gyles, sailor, and Ann Curnow, and confirms his birth date as 5 July 1850. And the record for his marriage to Mary Edwards, 1 Jun 1873, gives his father as George Gyles, master mariner.

      The 1871 census shows Thomas Gyles, age 20, fisherman, living at The Wharf, St. Ives, with his stepfather Daniel Veal, who his mother married in 1862 after the death of George Gyles.

  • Sources 
    1. [S46] England & Wales Death Index, 1916-2006, on Ancestry.com.

    2. [S104] England & Wales National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, on Ancestry.com.

    3. [S298] Cornwall Online Parish Clerks Database.

    4. [S303] West Penwith Resources.

    5. [S299] England & Wales, FreeBMD Marriage Index, 1837-1915, on Ancestry.com.

    6. [S295] England Marriages 1538-1973, on findmypast.co.uk.