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Mary Jones1772

Mary Jones
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Birth about 1772 56 54

Kentucky County, Virginia Formed December 31, 1776 (Age 4 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 5 years)

Note: The Continental Congress submitted the Articles of Confederation to the states for ratification.
Kentucky County, Virginia Abolished June 30, 1780 (Age 8 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.
Death of a fatherAmbrose Jones Sr
January 23, 1792 (Age 20 years)
Kentucky Becomes 15th State June 25, 1792 (Age 20 years)

Lincoln County, Kentucky Formed June 25, 1792 (Age 20 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 20 years)

Note: Geo. Washington relected to his second term as president.
Knox County, Kentucky Formed December 19, 1799 (Age 27 years)

Note: Knox County was officially formed on December 19, 1799. Losing counties were Lincoln County.
Death of a brotherJames Jones
about 1803 (Age 31 years)

Death of a brotherAmbrose Jr Jones
about 1809 (Age 37 years)

Rockcastle County, Kentucky Formed January 8, 1810 (Age 38 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 39 years)
New Madrid Earthquake December 16, 1811 (Age 39 years)

Note: New Madrid Earthquake reverses course of Mississippi River.(
Death of a sisterMargaret Peggy Jones
January 1, 1815 (Age 43 years)

Harlan County, Kentucky Formed January 28, 1819 (Age 47 years)

Note: Harlan County was officially formed on January 28, 1819. Losing counties were Knox County.
Death of a brotherReuben Gabriel Jones Sr.
1830 (Age 58 years)
Death of a brotherGabriel Jones
June 6, 1835 (Age 63 years)

The American Civil War Begins April 12, 1861 (Age 89 years)

Note: The opening of the American Civil War - Battle of Fort Sumter, South Carolina.
The American Civil War Ends May 13, 1865 (Age 93 years)

Note: The American Civil War concludes with the surrender of Robert E. Lee in the Appomattax Courthouse at Appomattax, Virginia.
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