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Jones, John Probert

John Probert Jones was born in Bagillt, Flintshire during 1896.

The 1911 Census tells us that the family lived at Pen-y-Gob, Bagillt.   The head of the family was Alfred Henry Jones aged 39, who was employed as a Railway Platelayer.  His wife Louisa Jones aged 37 and their 7 (seven) children – Edward Henry Jones aged 17, a Cotton Spinner at Flint Textile Works.  Gertrude Jones aged 16, John Probert Jones aged 15, a Bobbin Carrier.  He was also employed at the Textile Works.  Evelyn Jones aged 11, Fred Albert Jones aged 8, Louisa Jones aged 6 and Alfred Vernon Jones aged 3 years.

He is also remembered on the North Wales Heroes Memorial Arch, Deiniol Road, Bangor, Gwynedd, North Wales.

There is no Flintshire Roll of Honour Card for him at the County Archives Office, Hawarden.   Details of his medals were obtained from Ancestry.co.uk


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