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Jonathan Jones

Jonathan Jones

Male 1763 - 1843  (80 years)

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  • Name Jonathan Jones 
    Born 3 Jan 1763  Milford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Married To 28 May 1786  Milford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Deborah Nelson, the daughter of Josiah and Elizabeth (Thayer) Nelson. She was born on 14 April 1765 in Milford, Worcester County, Massachusetts and she was christened on 14 August 1765 in Milford, Worcester County, Massachusetts. She died on Monday 15 September 1817 in Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts. Deborah's gravestone inscription in Jones Cemetery, Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts, reads:
    Mrs. Deborah Jones
    Wife of Mr. Jonathan Jones
    Died 15 September 1817 in her 53rd year
    Death is a sweet sonorous sound
    To those who have salvation found.
    It wafts them to the courts of bliss
    Where all is joy and happiness.

    Issue:
    1. Philip Jones (1787-1794)
    2. Levi Jones (1789-____)
    3. Jonathan Jones (1791-1816)
    4. Charlotte Jones (1793-____)
    5. Josiah N. Jones (1798-1815)
    6. George Washington Jones (1800-____)
    7. Emily N. Jones (1810-____) 
    Married To say 1818  [3, 4, 5
    Mary "Polly" Cleveland. She was born about 1789. She died on Wednesday 7 December 1836 in Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts. Mary's gravestone inscription in Jones Cemetery, Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts, reads:
    Polly, wife of Jonathan Jones
    Died December 7, 1836 æ. 47
    She was a kind and loving wife

    Issue:
    1. Martha C. Jones (1819-____)
    2. Jani Jones (1826-____)
    3. Jeanette Jones (1827-____)
    4. Maryett E. Jones (1829-____) 
    Died 14 Mar 1843  Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Buried Jones Cemetery, Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Gravestone of Jonathan Jones
    Gravestone of Jonathan Jones
    Jonathan Jones
    Died March 14, 1843, æ. 80
    My Flesh shall slumber in the grave
    Till the last trumpet's joyful sound
    Then Burst the chains with sweet surprise
    And in my Saviour's image rise.
    Person ID I14956  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  [1, 6
    Family ID F419  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 3 Jan 1763 - Milford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried To - Deborah Nelson, the daughter of Josiah and Elizabeth (Thayer) Nelson. She was born on 14 April 1765 in Milford, Worcester County, Massachusetts and she was christened on 14 August 1765 in Milford, Worcester County, Massachusetts. She died on Monday 15 September 1817 in Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts. Deborah's gravestone inscription in Jones Cemetery, Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts, reads:
    Mrs. Deborah Jones Wife of Mr. Jonathan Jones Died 15 September 1817 in her 53rd year Death is a sweet sonorous sound To those who have salvation found. It wafts them to the courts of bliss Where all is joy and happiness.
    Issue: 1. Philip Jones (1787-1794) 2. Levi Jones (1789-____) 3. Jonathan Jones (1791-1816) 4. Charlotte Jones (1793-____) 5. Josiah N. Jones (1798-1815) 6. George Washington Jones (1800-____) 7. Emily N. Jones (1810-____) - 28 May 1786 - Milford, Worcester County, Massachusetts
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    Link to Google MapsDied - 14 Mar 1843 - Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Jones Cemetery, Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [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).

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

    3. [S458] Eldredg, Ruth DeFonda, compiler. Transcription of Early Handwritten Records of Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Volume 1, (Wheat Ridge, Colorado: Search and Reserach Publishing Corp, 2001).

    4. [S460] Fiske, Arthur D. Cemetery Records of Orange, Franklin Co., Mass., (Seattle, Washington: Seattle Genealogical Society, 1963).

    5. [S1020] Bookman, Aceto. Cemetery Records of North Orange Mass , (Sarasota, Florida: Private Printing, 1997).

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