William Jones

William Nelson Jones (1847 - 1916)

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William Nelson "Bill" Jones
Born in Sterling, Cayuga, New York, United Statesmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married in Baraboo, Sauk, Wisconsin, United Statesmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Apollonia, Rusk, Wisconsin, United Statesmap [uncertain]
Profile last modified | Created 16 Sep 2017
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Robinson-Peasley Family History

Biography

William Nelson Jones was born to Nelson Jones and Amanda Phelps on March 27th, 1847[1][2].

William was in the Army and discharged due to disability[3].

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William Jones migrated from New York to Wisconsin.
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William married Krishanna Dora Ihda on September 26th, 1869 in Baraboo, Wisconsin[4] and they had at least ten children[5][6][7][8][9][10][11]:

  1. Charles Albert b. 1871
  2. Clara Caroline b. 1874
  3. Cora Candace b. 1874
  4. Fred Nelson b. 1879
  5. Christella b. 1883
  6. Percy Roy b. 1884
  7. Lucy Amanda b. 1886
  8. Herman b. 1892
  9. Willard H b.1896
Jones Family Photo

William died on February 28th, 1916[12].

Sources

  1. United States Census, 1850 database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MCT2-K5G : 12 April 2016), William Jones in household of Nelson Jones, Sterling, Cayuga, New York, United States; citing family 19, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  2. United States Census, 1860 database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MW9Z-PZ5 : 12 December 2017), E Phelps, 1860.
  3. Army Register of Enlistments database with images (http://www.Fold3.com) Page 544
  4. Wisconsin, County Marriages, 1836-1911 database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XR68-BJX : 17 March 2018), William N. Jones and Anna Ihda, 26 Sep 1869; citing , Sauk, Wisconsin, United States, Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison; FHL microfilm 1,275,558.
  5. United States Census, 1870 database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MNSH-ZSQ : 12 April 2016), Amanda Jones, Wisconsin, United States; citing p. 9, family 67, NARA microfilm publication M593 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 553,238.
  6. Wisconsin State Census, 1875 database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MM93-V8N : 10 March 2018), William Jones, Dellona, Sauk, Wisconsin; State Historical Society, Madison; FHL microfilm 1,032,693.
  7. United States Census, 1880, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MNHN-8DM : 14 September 2017), William Jones, Dellona, Sauk, Wisconsin, United States; citing enumeration district ED 247, sheet 58C, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 1446; FHL microfilm 1,255,446.
  8. Minnesota State Census, 1895, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MQDX-Z81 : 3 April 2016), William N Jones, Coon Creek, Lyon, Minnesota; citing p. 2, line 32, State Library and Records Service, St.Paul; FHL microfilm 565,787.
  9. United States Census, 1900 database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M9S3-5QY : accessed 19 January 2019), William N Jones, Garrison Township & Twp.45/R.28, Crow Wing, Minnesota, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 63, sheet 3A, family 44, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,240,761.
  10. Wisconsin State Census, 1905 database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MMQW-NLS : 10 March 2018), William N Jones, Thornapple, Rusk, Wisconsin; citing p. 183, line 1, State Historical Society, Madison; FHL microfilm 1,020,983.
  11. United States Census, 1910 database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MP22-FLC : accessed 19 January 2019), William N Jones, Big Bend, Rusk, Wisconsin, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 176, sheet 8A, family 145, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 1732; FHL microfilm 1,375,745.
  12. U.S., Civil War Pension Index: General Index to Pension Files, 1861-1934 The National Archives at Washington, D.C.; Washington, D.C.; Record Group Title: Records of the Department of Veterans Affairs, 1773 - 2007; Record Group Number: 15; Series Title: U.S., Civil War Pension Index: General Index to Pension Files, 1861-1934; Series Number: T288


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