Nancy Jones

1797–7 February 1839 (Age 42)
Buckingham, Virginia, United States

The Life of Nancy

When Nancy Jones was born in 1797, in Buckingham, Virginia, United States, her father, Charles Jones, was 27 and her mother, Elizabeth Walker, was 22. She married James Jones about 1816, in Buckingham, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 7 February 1839, in her hometown, at the age of 42, and was buried in Buckingham, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Jones
1789–1869
Nancy Jones
1797–1839
Marriage: about 1816
Elizabeth F. Jones
1817–1858
Fayette Wesley Jones
1819–1897
James M. Jones
1828–
Tazewell W. Jones
1822–1896
Isaac Hinckle Jones
1822–1902
Atwell Clayton Jones
1832–1908

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1816
Buckingham, Virginia, United States
children

(6)

    Elizabeth F. Jones

    Female1817–1858Female

    Fayette Wesley Jones

    Male1819–1897Male

    Male1822–1896Male

    Isaac Hinckle Jones

    Male1822–1902Male

    James M. Jones

    Male1828–Male

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Charles Jones

    Male1770–1815Male

    Elizabeth Walker

    Female1775–Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 3

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
1803

Age 6

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1812

Age 15

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

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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