Susan Jones

19 November 1786–30 December 1871 (Age 85)
Newland, Gloucestershire, England

The Life of Susan

When Susan Jones was born on 19 November 1786, in Newland, Gloucestershire, England, her father, William Jones, was 30 and her mother, Mrs. Mary Jones, was 20. She married Edward Aston on 30 November 1805, in Mitcheldean, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Dean Forest St Paul, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom in 1841 and Monmouthshire, Wales, United Kingdom in 1871. She died on 30 December 1871, in Coleford, Gloucestershire, England, at the age of 85.

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Family Time Line

Edward Aston
1784–1834
Susan Jones
1786–1871
Marriage: 30 November 1805
Susan Aston
1804–1878
Stephen Aston
1806–1886
Thomas Aston
1814–1883
Charlotte Aston
1817–
Edward Aston
1821–1889
James Aston
1825–1904

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
30 November 1805
Mitcheldean, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Male1756–Male

    Mrs. Mary Jones

    Female1766–Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1787 · English Convicts Sail to Australia

Age 1

The first fleet of convicts sailed from England to Australia on May 13, 1787. By 1868, over 150,000 felons had been exiled to New South Wales, Van Diemen's Land, and Western Australia.
1789 · The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano

Age 3

"Former slave Olaudah Equiano settled in London and published his autobiography titled ""The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano."" Equiano learned to read and write and converted to Christianity. His autobiography is one of the oldest published works by an African-American writer."
1815

Age 29

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

Name Meaning

English and Welsh: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Jon(e) ( see John ). The surname is especially common in Wales and southern central England. In North America this name has absorbed various cognate and like-sounding surnames from other languages. (For forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988 ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Susan Heath, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Susan Heath, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Susan Heath, "England and Wales, National Index of Wills and Administrations, 1858-1957"

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