JONES, Griffith (c.1630-80), of Trewern, Llanfihangel Nant Melan, Rad.
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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
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 with New Radnor since its charter of 1