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Rachel ElyAge: 87 years18061894

Name
Rachel Ely
Surname
Ely
Given names
Rachel
Birth July 2, 1806 30 27
Rockcastle County, Kentucky Formed January 8, 1810 (Age 3 years)

Note: Rockcastle County was officially formed on January 8, 1810. Losing counties were Lincoln, Pulaski, Madison and Knox counties.
New Madrid Earthquake December 16, 1811 (Age 5 years)

Note: New Madrid Earthquake reverses course of Mississippi River.(http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_Madrid_earthquake)
Harlan County, Kentucky Formed January 28, 1819 (Age 12 years)

Note: Harlan County was officially formed on January 28, 1819. Losing counties were Knox County.
MarriageHiram JonesView this family
about 1824 (Age 17 years)
Death of a fatherJoseph Ely Sr
November 2, 1827 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1
Mary Jones
October 18, 1830 (Age 24 years)

Birth of a daughter
#2
Emily S Jones
August 23, 1832 (Age 26 years)

Birth of a daughter
#3
Sarah Jones
December 18, 1836 (Age 30 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4
Louisiana Jones
March 14, 1838 (Age 31 years)

Birth of a daughter
#5
Frances Jones
February 3, 1843 (Age 36 years)

Marriage of a childMilton E HowardMary JonesView this family
about 1848 (Age 41 years)

Marriage of a childAllen SergentEmily S JonesView this family
about 1849 (Age 42 years)

Census June 1, 1850 (Age 43 years)
Marriage of a childJames TurnerSarah JonesView this family
December 8, 1853 (Age 47 years)
Marriage of a childJohn CawoodLouisiana JonesView this family
September 6, 1855 (Age 49 years)

Census June 1, 1860 (Age 53 years)
Marriage of a childWilson LewisFrances JonesView this family
October 25, 1860 (Age 54 years)
The American Civil War Begins April 12, 1861 (Age 54 years)

Note: The opening of the American Civil War - Battle of Fort Sumter, South Carolina.
Death of a motherFrances Hix
April 16, 1861 (Age 54 years)
The American Civil War Ends May 13, 1865 (Age 58 years)

Note: The American Civil War concludes with the surrender of Robert E. Lee in the Appomattax Courthouse at Appomattax, Virginia.
Census June 1, 1870 (Age 63 years)
Census June 1, 1880 (Age 73 years)
Death of a husbandHiram Jones
1890 (Age 83 years)
Death April 8, 1894 (Age 87 years)
Unique identifier
5A57F214B036D81187500000C07217C76D47

Last change January 2, 201600:29:19

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Family with parents - View this family
father
Joseph Ely Sr
Birth: November 12, 1775 50 45Bedford County, Virginia, USA
Death: November 2, 1827Lee County, Virginia, USA
mother
Frances Hix
Birth: November 26, 1778 27 14Washington, Rappahanock County, Virginia, USA
Death: April 16, 1861Lee County, Virginia, USA
Marriage:
herself
Family with Hiram Jones - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: about 1824Lee County, Virginia, USA
7 years
daughter
22 months
daughter
4 years
daughter
Sarah Jones
Birth: December 18, 1836 35 30Harlan County, Kentucky, US
Death: March 2, 1919Harlan County, Kentucky, US
15 months
daughter
5 years
daughter

Census1850 USA Census transcript - Hiram Jones - Household

NameAgeSexRaceOccupationAssetsBirthplaceMmthEduInfirm
Hiram Jones49MFarmer4000USA, Virginia
Rachel Ely43FUSA, Virginia
Sarah Jones14FKentucky
Louisiana Jones12FKentucky
Frances Jones7FKentucky

Census1860 USA Census transcript - Hiram Jones - Household

NameAgeSexRaceOccupationAssetsBirthplaceMmthEduInfirm
Hiram Jones59MFarmer4000USA, Virginia
Rachel Ely53FUSA, Virginia
Frances Jones17FKentucky

Census1870 USA Census transcript - Hiram Jones - Household

NameAgeSexRaceOccupationAssetsBirthplaceParBmthMmthEduInfirm
Hiram Jones69MFarmer2500/3800USA, Virginia
Rachel Ely63FUSA, Virginia
Hiram Tennesen15MFarm LaborerUSA, Kentucky

Census1880 USA Census transcript - Hiram Jones - Household

NameRaceSexAgeBmthRelationMCYrsMOccupationHealthMnsUEduEng?BPFBPMBP
Hiram JonesWM79headM55FarmerVANCVA
Rachel ElyWF73wifeM55Keeping HouseVAVAVA
Mary NolandWF18S-LaborerKYKYKY