Thomas Jones

about 1696–
Alveley, Shropshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Thomas

Thomas Jones was born about 1696, in Alveley, Shropshire, England, United Kingdom. He married Elizabeth Searle on 16 May 1721. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters.

Photos and Memories (0)

Photos and Memories

Do you know Thomas? Do you have a story about him that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Thomas Jones
Elizabeth Searle
Marriage: 16 May 1721
William Jones
Humphrey Jones
John Jones
Anne Jones
Elizabeth Jones
Mary Jones

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    16 May 1721
  • Children


    +1 More Child

    World Events (2)

    1801 · The Act of Union
    Age 105
    The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
    Age 119
    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 (8)

    • Thomas Jones in entry for Mary Jones, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
    • Thomas Jones in entry for John Jones, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
    • Parish register transcripts of Over Areley/Upper Arley

    Discover Even More

    As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a FREE Account
    Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
    Share this with your family and friends.