Rees Descendants in Wales who were related to
immigrant Eliza Rees Picton
2. Rachel Rees (Gabriel
Rachel married Griffith David.
They had the following child:
2. Rev Gabriel Rees (Gabriel
) was born in 1757 in Llanglydwen, Carmarthenshire, Wales. He was a Baptist Minister at Rhydwilym Baptist
Chapel, Carmarthenshire from 1789 until his death in 1807. He lived at Panthowell, Trelech and travelled the 15 miles on horseback to Rhydwillym which is near Llandisilo. .
He made a will when he was living in the parish of Trelech, possibly living at Pantowell. He left 200 pounds each to son Thomas, daughter Sophia, son Samuel, daughter Mary, son David, and son James. To son Thomas he left Panthowel, subject to paying 7 pounds to each of the other son during remainder of unexpired lease. To son Samuel, he left Pencnwk in Llandisilo. To son James, he left Pengausau in Llangolman. To wife Sara Rees, he left Goods Cattles and Chattles, to be divided among children when she deceases or marries. Also 30 pounds, one bed and appurtenances, and one chest of drawers and its contents forever. His wife Sara was exotrix. Rev. Gabriel Rees died in 13 June 1807 as that was the date his will was proved.
Rev married Sarah Thomas on 4 Apr 1786 in Llanwinio Parish Church, Carmarthenshire, Wales. She died after 1807 as she is mentioned in his will.
They had the following children:
James Rees was born in 1800. He died on 8 Jun 1844.
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last update: July 2014