John Bone

19 September 1762–1842 (Age 79)
York, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of John

When John Bone was born on 19 September 1762, in York, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Thomas Bone Sr, was 28 and his mother, Mary McCreary, was 22. He married Jane Hill on 2 October 1798, in Madison, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Madison, Kentucky, United States in 1810. He died in 1842, in Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 80.

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Family Time Line

John Bone
Jane Hill
Marriage: 2 October 1798
Jane Bone
Elizabeth Bone
Mark Hill Bone
Thomas McCreary Bone
Louisa Bone
Susan Bone

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    2 October 1798Madison, Kentucky, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 14
    Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
    Age 14
    The Declaration of Independence was signed in Philadelphia on July 4, 1776. The liberty bell was first rung here to Celebrate this important document.
    1783 · A Free America
    Age 21
    The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.

    Name Meaning

    English (of Norman origin): nickname meaning ‘good’, from Middle English bon(e), boun, Old French bon ‘good’.English: possibly a nickname from Middle English bone ‘bone, leg’ (Old English bān; compare Bain 3), used of someone with a bad leg or long legs.English: variant of Boone 1.

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

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    Biography - John Bone 1762-1832

    John Bone was born in York County, Pennsylvania, on September 19, 1762. When he was three, his folks took him and his younger brother to North Carolina, where they settled in Rowan County near his Un …

    Sources (23)

    • 1810 Madison KY - John Bone in 1810 Federal Census
    • John Bone, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
    • 1820 Muhlenberg KY - John Bone, "United States Census, 1820"

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