Richard Jones[1, 2, 3]

Male 1836 - 1895  (59 years)


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  • Name Richard Jones 
    Born 1 Jan 1836  , , Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1846/1849  Blockhouse Branch, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Endowed (LDS) 13 Jul 1867  EHOUS Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Died 13 Nov 1895  Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 15 Nov 1895  Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Baptized (LDS) 23 Jul 1993  ATLAN Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Initiatory (LDS) 16789  Other Source Records Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I16693  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 2 May 2018 

    Father Elisha Jones,   b. 11 Jun 1813, Wayne, Jefferson, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Apr 1880, Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Margaret Sarah Talbott,   b. 15 Mar 1815, Wellsville, Jefferson, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Mar 1862, Heber, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years) 
    Married 3 Sep 1831  Smithfield, Jefferson, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F27257  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Father Elisha Jones,   b. 11 Jun 1813, Wayne, Jefferson, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Apr 1880, Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Margaret Talbot,   b. 15 Mar 1815, Jefferson, Morgan, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Mar 1862, Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years) 
    Sealed P (LDS) 20 Jun 1959  LOGAN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F11381  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ann Jones (Mrs.) 
    Children 
     1. Jane Jones,   b. 6 Mar 1847, Winter Quarters (Florence), Douglas, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1847  (Age 0 years)
    Family ID F11386  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1846/1849 - Blockhouse Branch, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Name transcribed from the Iowa Branches Members Index 1839 - 1859, Volumes 1 & 2 by Ronald G. Watt. Historical Department of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 1991. Copyright by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

      Name transcribed from A "Grave" Experience at the Mormon Pioneer Winter Quarters Cemetery. By Carlyle B. Jensen and Gail Geo. Holmes, Published by Authors October 1999. Quoted from with permission of Gail Geo. Holmes. The record is a Commencement to bury in the burying ground at Winter Quarters, North West Corner. Spellings, dates and etc. are as written in the original record - mistakes and all."

      Stated in record above for Jane Jones daugher of Richard Watson Jones, "Jane Jones; age 1 mo., 9 days; daughter of Richard Watson and Ann Jones; deceased April 15, 1847; birthplace Winter Quarters; brithdate Mar. 6, 1847; grave no. 133."
    • Family Group Record by Nauvoo Land and Records

      OTHER SOURCES:
      Internet Research:
      familysearch.org: Ancestral File, 2 pages
      lds.org: Church History, Mormon Overland Travel, 1847-1868
      www.findagrave.com: 2 pages

      SPOUSE: Mary Jane Cummings, md: 12 Dec 1855

      BURIAL: Heber City Cemetery

  • Sources 
    1. [S12] Internet Link - BYU Winter Quarters Project - http://winterquarters.byu.edu.

    2. [S13] Internet Link - Pioneer Research Group Project - http://www.pioneerresearchgroup.org.

    3. [S16855] .

    4. [S3] LDS - Iowa Branches Members Index 1829 - 1859, Volumes I and II, Watt, Ronald G., (Historical Department Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 1991,).

    5. [S2] Internet Link - International Genealogical Index, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.