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Milam County, Texas - Lester Davis


Submitter: James David Walker
Email: walker@alpha1.net
HUSBAND: Joseph P. Jones
Birth date: abt 1798
Birth place: 
Death date: 6 Oct 1838
Death place: Navarro County, Texas
Burial: Battle Creek Burial Ground, Navarro County, Texas
Father: Thomas Jones
Mother: Elizabeth ____________
WIFE: Sarah "Sally" Brimberry
Birth date: 12 Sep 1799
Birth place: Bourbon County, Kentucky
Death date: 12 Sep 1861
Death place: Milam County, Texas
Burial: Little River Baptist Church Cemetery, Jones Prairie, Milam
County, Texas
Father: Isaac Brimberry
Mother: Mary Beethe
Marriage date: 2 Jun 1819
Marriage place: Crawford County, Illinois
CHILD 1: Rosetta Jones
Birth date: 1822
Birth place: 
Death date: 1 Sep 1839
Death place: Robertson County, Texas

CHILD 2: James A. Jones
Birth date: 24 Oct 1821
Birth place: Illinois
Death date: 29 Mar 1875
Death place: Milam County, Texas

CHILD 3: Juliet E. "Julia" Jones
Birth date: 3 Jun 1823
Birth place: Edgar County, Illinois
Death date: 6 Sep 1873
Death place: Milam County, Texas

CHILD 4: Elizabeth Jane Jones
Birth date: 
Birth place: 
Death date: 
Death place: 

CHILD 5: Mary "Polly" Jones
Birth date: 20 Jun 1828
Birth place: Illinois
Death date: 27 Oct 1892
Death place: Brown County, Texas

CHILD 6: Nancy Caroline Jones
Birth date: 2 Jun 1830
Birth place: Illinois
Death date: 10 Apr 1907
Death place: Jones Prairie, Milam County, Texas

CHILD 7: Martha A. "Patsy" Jones
Birth date: abt 1834
Birth place: Illinois
Death date: 
Death place: 

CHILD 8: Edward Frank Jones
Birth date: Dec 1835
Birth place: Texas
Death date: 
Death place: 
SOURCES: Misc. Publications; Milam County, Texas records; family tradition.
NOTES: The Milam County, Texas community of Jones Prairie takes its name from its location on the Joseph P. Jones land grant.  Joseph P. Jones was among a group of surveyors that were killed in an Indian attack in Navarro County, Texas.


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Created on 19 Aug 2001 and last revised on last revised on 4 March 2003.