G3: 1727 William Jones & Mary Tonkins

William Jones was born in 1727 in Clehonger, Herford, England. He was the second child of Simon Jones (1698) and Catherine Lewis. William was a third generation descendant from Simon Jones.

William’s lineage is as follows:

  • G1: Simon Jones 1678-1716 & Theadosiae Cowell
  • G2: Simon Jones 1698-1772 & Catherine Lewis
  • G3: William Jones 1727-1776 & Mary Tonkins
    • G4: John William Jones 1750-1815 & Margaret Ann Griffiths
    • G4: William Jones 1752-1824 & Hannah Sanderson
    • G4: Thomas Jones 1756-1837 & Susannah Bedford
    • G4: John Jones 1759-1788
    • G4: Anne Jones 1761
    • G4: James Jones 1765
    • G4: Mary Jones 1769

G3: William Jones 1727-1776 & Mary Tonkins

William Jones was born in May 1727 in Clehonger, Hereford, England. He was the second child of Simon Jones (1698) and Catherine Lewis.

William was a third generation descendant of Simon Jones.

William married Mary Tonkins on November 19, 1752. They had seven children in 19 years, John William 1750; William 1752; Thomas 1756; John 1759; Anne 1761; James 1765 and Mary 1769.

William died on March 18, 1776, when he was only 48. His youngest child was only 7 years old at the time. Mary died in 1809 when she was 82 years old.

G4: John William Jones 1750-1815 & Margaret Ann Griffiths

John William Jones was born in 1750 in Carmarthenshire, Wales. He was the first child of William Jones & Mary Tonkins.

He married Margaret Ann Griffiths and they had 12 children. John William died on May 12, 1815, in Wales at the age of 65.

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G4: William Jones 1752-1824 & Hannah Sanderson

William Jones was born in 1752 in Warwickshire, England. He was the second child of William Jones & Mary Tonkins.

He married Hannah Sanderson. They emigrated to the United States and had one child, Molley. He died in 1824 in Maryland, USA, at the age of 72. 

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G4: Thomas Jones 1756-1837 & Susannah Bedford

Thomas Jones was born on February 23, 1756. He was the third child of William Jones & Mary Tonkins.

He married Susannah Bedford and they had five children. Thomas died on August 9, 1837, in Hereford, Herefordshire, England. 

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G4: John Jones 1759-1788

John Jones was born in 1759. He was the forth child of William Jones & Mary Tonkins.

He never married and died in January 1788 in Shropshire, England, at the age of 27. We have no other info on John.

G4: Anne Jones 1761

Anne Jones was born on November 1, 1761. She was the fifth child of William Jones & Mary Tonkins.

We have no other info on Anne.

G4: James Jones 1765

James Jones was born in 1765. He was the sixth child of William Jones & Mary Tonkins.

We have no other info on James.

G4: Mary Jones 1769

Mary Jones was born on April 30, 1769. She was the seventh child of William Jones & Mary Tonkins.

We have no other info on Mary.