William Alfred Jones

3 October 1864–4 May 1934 (Age 69)
Green, Kentucky, United States

The Life of William Alfred

When William Alfred Jones was born on 3 October 1864, in Green, Kentucky, United States, his father, James Tavener Jones, was 45 and his mother, Sarah Melvina Yates, was 27. He married Harriet Elizabeth Asbury on 22 March 1893, in Green, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Magisterial District 4 Donansburg, Green, Kentucky, United States in 1910 and Donansburg, Green, Kentucky, United States in 1920. He died on 4 May 1934, in Green, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Green, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Alfred Jones
1864–1934
Harriet Elizabeth Asbury
1866–1924
Marriage: 22 March 1893
Mary Emma Jones
1895–
Annie Crittenden Jones
1896–1960
Sarah Helen Jones
1897–1993
William Goebel Jones
1900–1906
Lillie Pearl Jones
1902–1993
James Morris Jones
1904–
Robert Lee Jones
1906–1989
Violet Ruby Jones
1908–1955
Inez Elizabeth Jones
1911–1941

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
22 March 1893
Green, Kentucky, United States
children

(9)

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    James Tavener Jones

    Male1818–1910Male

    Sarah Melvina Yates

    Female1837–Female

siblings

(6)

    John Robert Jones

    Male1857–Male

    Laura C. Jones

    Female1862–1973Female

    Louisa C Jones

    Female1864–Female

    Male1864–1934Male

    James Calomane Jones

    Male1869–1948Male

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1865

Age 1

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1865 · The Assassination of a President

Age 1

"While attending the play ""Our American Cousin"" in Ford's Theatre, actor John Wilkes Booth climbed up the stairs to the suite that President Abraham Lincoln and his wife resided. Once inside the suite Booth pulled out his pistol and shot The President in the head. In critical condition The President was carried out of the theatre for urgent medical attention. Unfortunately, Lincoln died the following day. Abraham Lincoln was the first American president to be assassinated, and his death caused a period of national mourning both in the North and South."
1886

Age 22

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

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)

  • William A Jones in household of James T Jones, "United States Census, 1880"
  • William A Jones, "United States Census, 1920"
  • William Jones, "United States Census, 1910"

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