James Franklin Jones

26 August 1849–4 January 1917 (Age 67)
Raccoon, Laurel, Kentucky, United States

The Life of James Franklin

When James Franklin Jones was born on 26 August 1849, in Raccoon, Laurel, Kentucky, United States, his father, John S Jones, was 20 and his mother, Malinda Magee, was 14. He married Margaret Elizabeth Pigg on 30 November 1871, in London, Laurel, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Downingsville Magisterial District, Grant, Kentucky, United States in 1880 and London, Laurel, Kentucky, United States in 1900. He died on 4 January 1917, in Lockland, Hamilton, Ohio, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Lockland, Hamilton, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Franklin Jones
1849–1917
Margaret Elizabeth Pigg
1853–1933
Marriage: 30 November 1871
Analiza Jones
1872–
Annie Loucinda Jones
1872–1963
John Matt Jones
1877–1949
Martha E. Jones
1874–1895
William Edward Stephen Jones
1880–1912
Fred Jones
1884–1976
Mahala Elizabeth Jones
1891–1986
Alice Sallie Jones
1895–1984
Minnie Pearl Jones
1898–1962

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
30 November 1871
London, Laurel, Kentucky, United States
children

(9)

    Analiza Jones

    Female1872–Female

    Female1872–1963Female

    Martha E. Jones

    Female1874–1895Female

    John Matt Jones

    Male1877–1949Male

    William Edward Stephen Jones

    Male1880–1912Male

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1850 · 8th Most Populated State

Age 1

According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.
1863

Age 14

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 18

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

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)

  • James Jones in household of John S Jones, "United States Census, 1870"
  • James Janes, "United States Census, 1880"
  • James H Jones, "United States Census, 1900"

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