G9: 1901 Leona Marie Jones & John Jones Williams

Leona Marie Jones was born on December 1, 1901, in Malad City, Idaho, USA. She was the fourth child of John Asahel Jones (1876) and Mary A. Adams.

She married John Jones Williams on December 21, 1921. They had seven children in 19 years.

Leona died on March 9, 2001, in her hometown at the age of 99.

A summary of the children is as follows:

  • Mary Delene Williams was born on April 12, 1923, in Malad City, Idaho, USA, when her father, John, was 26, and her mother, Leona, was 21. She married Robert William Edwards. They had one son, David Williams Edwards on March 14, 1951, in Salt Lake City, Utah. Mary died on December 9, 2014, in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA, at the age of 91.
  • John Jones Williams was born on February 14, 1925, in Malad City, Idaho, USA, when his father, John, was 28 and his mother, Leona, was 22. John was a teacher and he married Verlene Dives. They had two sons and two daughters, John Williams; Gary Williams; Janalee Williams; Lesa Williams. John died on May 2, 2008, in his hometown at the age of 83.
  • Ila Mae Williams was born on August 15, 1926, in Malad City, Idaho, USA, when her father, John, was 29, and her mother, Leona, was 24. She married Ellis Wynn John on November 15, 1945. She served in the community for many years as the Secretary of the Portage Water Company, Judge of Elections, 4-H Leader and PTA President. She was the leader for many ward reunions and was the favorite master of ceremonies for community and family gatherings. They had ten children during their marriage. She died on October 26, 2010, in Holladay, Utah, USA, at the age of 84.
  • Leona Marie Williams was born on January 20, 1929, in Malad City, Idaho, USA, when her father, John, was 32, and her mother, Leona, was 26. She had four children with Vernal Pete Goodey between 1948 and 1962. She died on January 22, 1983, in Clarkston, Utah, USA, at the age of 54.
  • Sharrell Don Williams was born on September 10, 1932, in Malad City, Idaho, USA, his father, John, was 35 and his mother, Leona, was 30. He married Edna Marie Grubbs on July 19, 1957, in Idaho Falls, Idaho, USA. They had three children during their marriage. He died on February 5, 1977, in his hometown at the age of 44. Details of his history is included below as G10: Sharrell Don Williams 1932-1997.
  • Bonnie Laree Williams was born on August 15, 1937, in Malad City, Idaho, USA, when her father, John, was 40, and her mother, Leona, was 35. She married Hugh F Johnson in Elko, Nevada, USA. She died on May 11, 2008, in Ogden, Utah, USA, at the age of 70.
  • Kay Dean Williams was born on July 21, 1942, in Malad City, Idaho, USA, when her father, John, was 45, and her mother, Leona, was 40. She married Gerald Edward Williams on February 24, 1959, in Elko, Nevada, USA. They had two children during their marriage. She died on July 30, 1991, in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA, at the age of 49.