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Reuben Gabriel Jones Sr.Age: 74 years17561830

Name
Reuben Gabriel Jones Sr.
Type
birth name
Given names
Reuben Gabriel
Surname
Jones
Name suffix
Sr.
Birth 1756 40 38
Death of a maternal grandfatherJoseph Collins
November 1, 1757 (Age 22 months)
Birth of a sisterMargaret Peggy Jones
about 1765 (Age 9 years)

Death of a maternal grandmotherSusannah Lewis
April 16, 1768 (Age 12 years)
Birth of a sisterMary Jones
about 1772 (Age 16 years)

Kentucky County, Virginia Formed December 31, 1776 (Age 20 years)

Note: Kentucky County (then alternately spelled Kentucke County) was formed by the Commonwealth of Virginia by dividing Fincastle County, VA. into three new counties: Kentucky, Washington, and Montgomery, effective December 31, 1776. During the three and one-half years of Kentucky County's existence, its seat of government was Harrodstown (then also known as Oldtown, later renamed Harrodsburg).
Articles of Confederation November 17, 1777 (Age 21 years)

Note: The Continental Congress submitted the Articles of Confederation to the states for ratification. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Articles_of_Confederation
MarriageElizabeth TuckView this family
about 1780 (Age 24 years)

Kentucky County, Virginia Abolished June 30, 1780 (Age 24 years)

Note: Kentucky County was abolished on June 30, 1780, when it was divided into Fayette, Jefferson, and Lincoln counties of Virginia.[1] These later petitioned together to separate from Virginia, which was approved by the Virginia House of Delegates.
Birth of a son
#1
Ambrose Jones
about 1782 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a son
#2
Gabriel Jones
about 1784 (Age 28 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3
Ann Jones
about 1786 (Age 30 years)
Birth of a son
#4
Reuben Gabriel Jones Jr.
about 1788 (Age 32 years)
Birth of a son
#5
Robert Jones
about 1788 (Age 32 years)
Birth of a son
#6
William Jones
about 1790 (Age 34 years)
Birth of a daughter
#7
Martha Jones
about 1792 (Age 36 years)
Death of a fatherAmbrose Jones Sr
January 23, 1792 (Age 36 years)
Kentucky Becomes 15th State June 25, 1792 (Age 36 years)

Note:
Lincoln County, Kentucky Formed June 25, 1792 (Age 36 years)

Note: Lincoln was one of the original three counties formed out of Virginia's Kentucky County. (The other two were Fayette and Jefferson counties.) These three were separated from Virginia to create the Commonwealth of Kentucky in 1792.
George Washington Relected December 5, 1792 (Age 36 years)

Note: Geo. Washington relected to his second term as president.
Birth of a daughter
#8
Elizabeth Jones
about 1794 (Age 38 years)
Birth of a daughter
#9
Polly Jones
about 1796 (Age 40 years)
Birth of a daughter
#10
Sally Jones
about 1798 (Age 42 years)
Knox County, Kentucky Formed December 19, 1799 (Age 43 years)

Note: Knox County was officially formed on December 19, 1799. Losing counties were Lincoln County.
Death of a brotherJames Jones
about 1803 (Age 47 years)

Death of a brotherAmbrose Jr Jones
about 1809 (Age 53 years)

Rockcastle County, Kentucky Formed January 8, 1810 (Age 54 years)

Note: Rockcastle County was officially formed on January 8, 1810. Losing counties were Lincoln, Pulaski, Madison and Knox counties.
Death of a sisterElizabeth Jones
May 24, 1811 (Age 55 years)
New Madrid Earthquake December 16, 1811 (Age 55 years)

Note: New Madrid Earthquake reverses course of Mississippi River.(http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_Madrid_earthquake)
Death of a sisterMargaret Peggy Jones
January 1, 1815 (Age 59 years)

Harlan County, Kentucky Formed January 28, 1819 (Age 63 years)

Note: Harlan County was officially formed on January 28, 1819. Losing counties were Knox County.
Death 1830 (Age 74 years)
Unique identifier
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Last change December 20, 201214:40:16

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Marriage: about 1780
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Birth: 1756 Granville County North Carolina, USA Death: Feb., 1830 Granville County North Carolina, USA Reuben Gabriel Jones Sr. is the son of Ambrose Jones and Catherine Collins of Granville County North Carolina. Reuben Gabriel Jones Sr. married Elizabeth Ann Betsy Tuck born May 15, 1760 born on Bluewing Plantation, Halifax County Virginia. Reuben Gabriel Jones Sr and Elizabeth Ann Betsy Tuck both died what was then called North Regiment,County Line, Granville County, North Carolina. Reuben Gabriel Jones Sr and Elizabeth Ann Betsy Tuck had the following children: Mary Lucy Polly Jones Ambrose Wyatt Jones Sarah "Sally" Catharine Jones Elizabeth Jane Jones Robert Gabriel Jones Reuben Gabriel Jr. Jones Anna Jones William Jones Martha Catharine Jones Gabriel Jones John Henry Jones ****************************** ****************************** Henry Jones of Amelia conveyed land to Roger Atkinson who sold land to Reuben Jones. Anyone suspect a relationship between these two Jones? anyone have Amelia Co data on Henry Jones? 1779---Halifax Co, Virginia, USA, DB11, page 257. Apr 27, 1779 from Roger Atkinson of Dinwiddie Co, to Rubin Jones{Reuben Jones} of Mecklenburg County, for 50 £, about 100 acres in H on Tewayhomaney Cr{Aaron, north fork?}, bounded by Tilly's{sic, TALLEY} At line on the west side of the Cr, Sizemore, Gill. signed - Roger Atkinson. Wit - Obadiah Overby, John Griffin (+ his mark), John Wall(+ his mark). Recorded May 20, l779. 1788---Halifax Deed Book 14 105 ....the county ard, for 400 £, 7 tracts of land in H, lying contiguous and adjoining each other, and containinq, in the whole, about 3597 acres, that is to say, 1200 acres part thereof beinq a tract of land conveyed to the sd Atkinson by William Stokes of H by deed dated Apr 12, 1764 and recorded in the General Court of VA; 909 acres, other part thereof, conveyed to sd Atkinson by Henry Jones of Amelia County by deed dated Feb 25, 1765 and recorded in the General Court of VA; 324 acres, other part here ot, conveyed to sd Atkinson by Henry Chambers of H by H deed dated Dec 18, 1764; 295 acres other part thereof conveyed to sd Atkinson by Robt Campbell & William Lawson of Fr {Frederick Co??}by Halifax deed dated Dec 8, 1770; 232 acres conveyed by William Ussery to sd Atkinson by H deed; 407 acres, other part thereof, conveyed to sd Atkinson by H deeds dated Aug 20, 1767; 230 acres other part thereof conveyed to sd Atkinson by John Rogers Sr by H deed dated 1786. signed - Roger Atkinson. Wit - Jeremiah Samuel, Henry Hopson Jr, Peter Ragsdale. Recorded Jun 23, 1788.-----------see Roger Atkinson to Reuben Jones