Cassie H. Jones was born about 1867, in Virginia, United States as the daughter of Mr. Jones. She married William Floyd Puryear about 1887, in Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She died on 1 December 1898, at the age of 32, and was buried in Tyro Cemetery, Star City, Lincoln, Arkansas, United States.
English and Welsh: from the Middle English personal name Jon(e) (see John ), with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s. The surname is especially common in Wales and southern central England. It began to be adopted as a non-hereditary surname in some parts of Wales from the 16th century onward, but did not become a widespread hereditary surname there until the 18th and 19th centuries. In North America, this surname has absorbed various cognate and like-sounding surnames from other languages. It is (including in the sense 2 below) the fifth most frequent surname in the US. It is also very common among African Americans and Native Americans.
English: habitational or occupational name for someone who lived or worked ‘at John's (house)’.