Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Tombstone Tuesday–Thomas and Susannah John

John, grave maker 1This installment of Tombstone Tuesday is for our 2nd Great Grandparents, Thomas David John and Susannah (Rowe) John. Also buried with them is their son, David Thomas John.

Thomas was born in Pontypridd, Eglwiysilan, Glamorgan, Wales on 26 June 1859.

Susannah was born on 7 March 1862 in Machen Upper, Monmouthshire, England.

They were married 18 November 1882 in Pontypridd, Eglwiysilan, Glamorgan, Wales.

Susannah is assumed to have committed suicide in Scranton, Pa on 5 Feb 1915 (that story is for another post), Thomas followed her in death 6 1/2 years later on 24 March 1922.

They are both buried in the Dunmore Cemetery, Dunmore, Pa. Find-A-Grave memorials can be found here: Thomas JohnSusannah (Rowe) John

Thanks for reading and keep diggin’ for that family.


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