Francis Jones

about 1708–23 March 1801 (Age 93)
Virginia, United States

The Life of Francis

When Francis Jones was born about 1708, in Virginia, United States, his father, Philip Jones, was 36 and his mother, Margaret Elizabeth Chandler, was -4. He married Rebecca Green on 5 October 1756, in Amelia, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 23 March 1801, in Edgefield, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 93.

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Family Time Line

Francis Jones
1708–1801
Rebecca Green
1727–1768
Marriage: 5 October 1756
Matthew Jones
1753–
Martha "Patsy" Jones
1759–1819
Francis Green JONES
1762–1832

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
5 October 1756
Amelia, Virginia, United States
children

(3)

    Matthew Jones

    Male1753–Male

    Martha "Patsy" Jones

    Female1759–1819Female

    Francis Green JONES

    Male1762–1832Male

Parents and Siblings

    Philip Jones

    Male1672–1729Male

    Margaret Elizabeth Chandler

    Female1712–Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (4)

1758 · Mount Vernon

Age 50

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 68

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1781

Age 73

The American Revolution ended with the surrender of Cornwallis at Yorktown Virginia.

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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