Categories: Mill Creek Monthly Meeting, Ohio.
Jonathan Jay was born on 01 April 1815 to James and Martha Jay, as recorded by the Mill Creek Quaker Monthly Meeting, Miami County, Ohio.
Jonathan married Ann Jones, daughter of Elisha Jones and Susanna Hollingsworth, in 1833 in Union Township, Miami County, Ohio. Ann died on 9 Jan 1849 at age 37, leaving him a widower.
Records on Ancestry claim that Jonathan married Rachel Tate on 6 Jan 1859, but documentation is needed. The marriage may have been earlier, since other records list two children for Jonathan that were born after the death of his first wife.
The Blackburn Family Group page lists the following children:
Ancestry.com records show the following children for Jonathan Jay:
The 1850 United States Census found Jonathan Jay, a 35 year old male, living in the Jenkins household in Monroe, Miami, Ohio, United States. Residents of the household were as follows:
|Nick ? Jenkins||M||42||Ohio, United States|
|Nancy Jenkins||F||40||Pennsylvania, United States|
|Elizabeth Jenkins||F||14||Ohio, United States|
|John Jenkins||M||12||Ohio, United States|
|Olive Jenkins||F||10||Ohio, United States|
|Sarah Jenkins||F||8||Ohio, United States|
|Mary Jenkins||F||6||Ohio, United States|
|Jonathan Jay||M||35||Ohio, United States|
|Elizabeth Jenkins||F||63||Pennsylvania, United States|
The 1860 United States Census found Johnathan Jay, a white male, living in Ripley Township, Montgomery County, Indiana, United States. Members of the household were as follows:
Have you taken a DNA test for genealogy? If so, login to add it. If not, see our friends at Ancestry DNA.
On 9 Apr 2017 at 20:47 GMT Paul Gierszewski wrote:
Jonathan is 16 degrees from George Barnes, 23 degrees from Amy Utting and 18 degrees from Victoria of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.