Henry Jones

about 1707–
Surry, Virginia, United States

The Life of Henry

Henry Jones was born about 1707, in Surry, Virginia, United States. He married Lucy Booth about 1732, in Surry, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter.

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Henry Jones
1707–
Lucy Booth
1711–
Marriage: about 1732
Lucy Jones
1734–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1732
Surry, Virginia, United States
children

(1)

World Events (5)

1758 · Mount Vernon

Age 51

Mount Vernon Plantation was the home of George Washington. It started off as 2,000 acres and was later expanded to 8,000 acres. The house itself started off as a six room building then got extended to twenty-one rooms.
1776

Age 69

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1780 · Richmond Becomes the Capital

Age 73

On April 18, 1780 Richmond became the capital of Virginia. It was the temporary capital from 1780-1788.

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.

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