Maps showing the origins of my story
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North Devon is where my story begins with my ggg grandparents. Mathew Power married Elizabeth Fisher married in October 28, 1807,  in the Parish of Northam, North Devon, England.

Their son Thomas, settled in Plymouth.

Friedrich Gustav Weise (my maternal grandfather) was born in August 07, 1871, in Ebersbach, Saxony, Germany

Llangorse is the area where my maternal great grandparents, Edward Samuel and Charlotte Vaughan got married in 9 April 1884. Their oldest daughter, Elizabeth Jane Samuel was born either here or in the town of Knighton (see map below)

Thank you Margaret for your help!


Elizabeth Jane Samuel (my maternal grandmother) was born in Knighton, Radnorshire/Herefordshire, Wales, right on the border with England in December 20, 1884.