G5: 1775 James John Jones & Posthumah Thomas

James John Jones was born in 1775 in Llandissilio, Carmarthenshire, Wales. He was the fourth child of John William Jones (1750) and Margaret Ann Griffiths.

He married Posthumah Thomas in Jan 1789. They had 7 children.

James John Jones died in Jan 1838 and his wife Posthumah died on May 13, 1838.

A summary of the children is as follows:

  • David Jones was born on September 11, 1789, in Caio, Carmarthenshire, Wales. He married Ann Thomas in 1807 and they had five children. He died on June 25, 1850, in Llansawel, Carmarthenshire, Wales, at the age of 60. Details of his history is included below as G6: David Jones 1789-1850. 
  • Llettice Jones and her twin brother John were born in 1792 in Caio, Carmarthenshire, Wales. No other info is available.
  • John Jones and his twin sister Llettice were born in 1792 in Carmarthenshire, Wales. No other info is available.
  • William Jones was born in July 1796 in Caio, Carmarthenshire, Wales. He emigrated to the United States and married Eleanor James Evans. They had six sons and two daughters. He died on January 1, 1872, in Malad City, Idaho, USA, having lived a long life of 75 years. Details of his history is included below as G6: William Jones 1796-1872.
  • Thomas Lee Jones was born on July 17, 1799, in Llansawel, Carmarthenshire, Wales. He married Ruth Thomas on March 7, 1827, in his hometown. They had 12 children and also emigrated to the United States. He died on May 4, 1874, in Hyrum, Utah, USA, at the age of 74. Details of his history is included below as G6: Thomas Lee Jones 1799-1874.
  • Hugh James Jones was born in 1800 in Caio, Carmarthenshire, Wales. He married Ann Griffith in 1834 in Cadogen. They had five children during their marriage. Details of his history is included below as G6: Hugh James Jones 1800.
  • Daniel C Jones was born on January 30, 1805, in Wales. He had four sons and one daughter with Catharine J Gernard between 1837 and 1849. He died in 1870 in Pennsylvania, USA, at the age of 65. Details of his history is included below as G6: Daniel C Jones 1805-1870.