Lydia M. Moon

1813–1860 (Age 47)
Alabama, United States

The Life of Lydia M.

When Lydia M. Moon was born in 1813, in Alabama, United States, her father, Rev. Jonas Posey Moon, was 36 and her mother, Lydia Etha Bodine, was 33. She married William T. Jones Jr. on 6 September 1826, in Roane, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 9 daughters. She lived in Tennessee, United States in 1870. She died in 1860, in Roane, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 47.

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Family Time Line

William T. Jones Jr.
1809–1868
Lydia M. Moon
1813–1860
Marriage: 6 September 1826
Elizabeth Ann Jones
1827–1922
Martha J Jones
1829–
Lydia Jones
1831–
Susan Jones
1833–
Mary L Jones
1835–
Sarah G Jones
1840–
Noah Jones
1844–
Caroline Jones
1846–
Franklin Jones
1853–
Martha Jane Jones
1828–1895
Nancy Francis Jones
1837–1905
George Washington Jones
1850–1924
Jonas Franklin Jones
1853–1942
James G. Jones
1859–1927

Spouse and Children

    William T. Jones Jr.

    Male1809–1868Male

    Female1813–1860Female

MARRIAGE
6 September 1826
Roane, Tennessee, United States
children

(14)

    Elizabeth Ann Jones

    Female1827–1922Female

    Martha Jane Jones

    Female1828–1895Female

    Martha J Jones

    Female1829–Female

    Lydia Jones

    Female1831–Female

    Susan Jones

    Female1833–Female

+9 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(17)

+12 More Children

World Events (7)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 6

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1819 · Constitution of 1819

Age 6

The Alabama Enabling Act was signed on March 2, 1819, by President James Monroe. This enabled the people to form a constitution and state government which paved the way for Alabama to enter the union.
1826 · Tuscaloosa Becomes Capital

Age 13

In 1826, the capital of Alabama moved from Cahaba to Tuscaloosa. 

Name Meaning

1 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Mocháin ( see Mohan ).2 English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Moyon in La Manche, named from the Gallo-Roman personal name Modius (from Latin modus ‘measure’) + the locative suffix -o (genitive -onis).3 English: nickname from Anglo-Norman French moun ‘monk’ ( see Monk ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lydia Jones in household of William Jones, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Liddia Jones in household of William Jones, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Liddie Moon in entry for Jonas Frank Jones, "Tennessee Deaths, 1914-1966"

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