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Captain Ezekiel Jones

Male 1758 - 1845  (86 years)


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  • Name Ezekiel Jones 
    Title Captain 
    Born 11 Nov 1758  Holliston, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Christened 27 Mar 1763  Milford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Married To 9 May 1782  Milford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Mary Wight, the daughter of Eleazer and Ruth (legg) Wight. She was christened on 27 March 1763 in Milford, Worcester County, Massachusetts. She died on Monday 1 June 1829 in Milford, Worcester County, Massachusetts.

    Issue:
    1. Azubah Jones (1782-1824)
    2. Clarinda Jones (1786-1820)
    3. Sophia Jones (1788-1871)
    4. John Jones (1795-1876) 
    History say 1840  [2
    Ballou (1882) writes: "He was an honest, peaceable, laborious citizen. Our elderly and middle-aged inhabitants will remember him as a trustworthy marketman and common carrier. In ante-railroad days, even down to old age, driving that covered horse-wagon every week regularly to Boston, carrying and fetching many good things for his townsman, and often wearily trudging on foot to favor his laden horse.
    Died 13 Aug 1845  Milford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Person ID I14954  Roy Family Genealogy
    Last Modified 5 Jul 2018 

    Father Jonathan Jones,   b. 12 Jul 1731, Holliston, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Mary Wood,   b. 23 Feb 1733/34, Upton, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 29 May 1754  Upton, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 5
    Family ID F419  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 11 Nov 1758 - Holliston, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 27 Mar 1763 - Milford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried To - Mary Wight, the daughter of Eleazer and Ruth (legg) Wight. She was christened on 27 March 1763 in Milford, Worcester County, Massachusetts. She died on Monday 1 June 1829 in Milford, Worcester County, Massachusetts. Issue: 1. Azubah Jones (1782-1824) 2. Clarinda Jones (1786-1820) 3. Sophia Jones (1788-1871) 4. John Jones (1795-1876) - 9 May 1782 - Milford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 13 Aug 1845 - Milford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S991] Foster, F. Apthorp. Vital Records of Holliston, Massachusetts to the Year 1850, (Boston: New England Historic-Genealogical Society, 1908).

    2. [S461] Ballou, Adin. History of the Town of Milford, Worcester County, Massachusetts From its First Settlement to 1881, ( Boston: Franklin Press: Rand, Avery, & Co., 1882).

    3. [S462] Baldwin, Thomas W. Vital Records of Milford, Massachusetts, to the Year 1850, (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1917).

    4. [S1019] Wight, William Ward. The Wights, A Record of Thomas Wight of Dedham and Medfield and of his Descendants 1635-1890 , (Milwaukee: Swain & Tate Printers, 1890).

    5. [S1005] Systematic History Fund. Vital Records of Upton, Massachusetts, To the end of the Year 1849 , (Worcester, Massachusetts: Franklin P. Rice, 1904).