G6: 1796 William Jones & Eleanor James Evans

William Jones was born in July 1796 in Caio, Carmarthenshire, Wales. He was the fourth child of James John Jones (1775) & Posthumah Thomas.

He married Eleanor James Evans on Apr 1, 1839. They had six sons and two daughters.

William died on January 1, 1872, in Malad City, Idaho, USA, having lived a long life of 75 years.

A summary of the children is as follows:

  • James Jones was born on January 29, 1840. He died as a child on February 18, 1842, in Carmarthenshire, Wales.
  • James Evans Jones was born on December 25, 1842, in Llansawel, Carmarthenshire, Wales. He married Annie Williams on July 20, 1866, in Malad City, Idaho, USA. They had 11 children in 24 years. He died on December 10, 1919, in Malad City, Idaho, USA, having lived a long life of 76 years. Details of his history is included below as G7: James Evans Jones 1842-1919.
  • David Evans Jones was born on October 21, 1845, in Llansawel, Carmarthenshire, Wales. He never married and died on November 16, 1864, in Salt Lake City, Utah at the age of 19.
  • William Evans Jones was born on February 19, 1848, in Talley, Carmarthenshire, Wales.  He married Martha Lucretia Lusk on September 21, 1874, in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. They had 14 children in 29 years. He died on April 16, 1914, in Malad City, Idaho, USA, at the age of 66. Details of his history is included below as G7: William Evans Jones 1848-1914.
  • John Evans Jones was born on March 11, 1854, in Llansawel, Carmarthenshire, Wales. He married Winifred “Winnie” E Jones on April 17, 1888, in Malad City, Idaho, USA. They had seven children in 11 years. He died on June 25, 1934, in Oneida, Idaho, USA, at the age of 80. Details of his history is included below as G7: John Evans Jones 1854-1934.
  • Daniel Evans Jones was born on November 22, 1857, in Llansawel, Carmarthenshire, Wales. He married Lizzie Harriet Richards and they had two children together. He then married Jennett Maria Daniels on August 4, 1919, in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. He died on March 19, 1923, in Malad City, Idaho, USA, at the age of 65. Details of his history is included below as G7: Daniel Evans Jones 1857-1923.
  • Eleanor Evans Jones was born on January 18, 1861, in Llansawel, Carmarthenshire, Wales. She married William G Jenkins on January 11, 1886, in Wales. She died on September 24, 1887, at the age of 26.
  • Annie Margaret Jones was born on June 30, 1863, in Llansawel, Carmarthenshire, Wales. She died as a child in 1866 in Wales.