JONES, Griffith (c.1630-80), of Trewern, Llanfihangel Nant Melan, Rad.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1660-1690, ed. B.D. Henning, 1983
Available from Boydell and Brewer



Oct. 1679 - Feb. 1680

Family and Education

b. c.1630, 1st s. of Richard Jones of Trewern. m. (1) da. of Edmund Weaver of Above Eign, Hereford, 2s. 1da.; (2) lic. 18 Dec. 1677, Anna, da. of one Howard of Holborn, Mdx. suc. gdfa. Richard Jones c.1659.1

Offices Held

J.p. Rad. 1656-d., commr. for assessment 1657, Jan. 1660-d., militia Mar. 1660; alderman, New Radnor by 1661-d.; dep. lt. Rad. 1661-d., capt. of militia ?1661, commr. for loyal and indigent officers 1662.2


Jones’s family was of sufficient status to provide one of the first sheriffs of Radnorshire in 1548-9, and they had been associated wit