Robert P. Jexes Jones

11 July 1835–4 November 1911 (Age 76)
Kentucky, United States

The Life of Robert P. Jexes

Robert P. Jexes Jones was born on 11 July 1835, in Kentucky, United States. He died on 4 November 1911, at the age of 76, and was buried in Blythedale, Harrison, Missouri, United States.

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World Events (3)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 1

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1846

Age 11

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1850 · 8th Most Populated State

Age 15

According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.

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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  • Robert P Jones, "Find A Grave Index"

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