G6: 1799 Thomas Lee Jones & Ruth Thomas

Thomas Lee Jones was born on July 17, 1799, in Llansawel, Carmarthenshire, Wales. He was the fifth child of James John Jones (1775) & Posthumah Thomas.

He married Ruth Thomas on March 7, 1827, in his hometown. They had 12 children in 18 years. All the children were born in Wales before the family emigrated to the United States and settling in Utah. Thomas died on May 4, 1874, in Hyrum, Utah, USA, at the age of 74.

A summary of the children is as follows:

  • James Jones was born on August 16, 1828, in Llansawel, Carmarthenshire, Wales, when his father, Thomas, was 29 and his mother, Ruth, was 23. He had one son and one daughter with Margaret Jones. He then married Emma Caroline Slade and they had seven children together. He died on December 28, 1882, in Hyrum, Utah, USA, at the age of 54. Details of his history is included below as G7: James Jones 1828-1882.
  • Eleanor Jane Jones was born on September 15, 1830, in Llansawel, Carmarthenshire, Wales, when her father, Thomas, was 31, and her mother, Ruth, was 25. She married Lorenzo Dow Young on November 24, 1856, in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. They had four children during their marriage. She died on February 3, 1912, in Vernal, Utah, USA, having lived a long life of 81 years. Details of his history is included below as G7: Eleanor Jane Jones 1830-1912.
  • Elizabeth Jones was born on August 30, 1832, in Llansawel, Carmarthenshire, Wales, when her father, Thomas, was 33, and her mother, Ruth, was 27. She married Cadwallader Owens on November 18, 1851, in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. They had four children during their marriage. She died as a young mother on April 23, 1866, in Hyrum, Utah, USA, at the age of 33.
  • Ann Jones was born on February 9, 1835, in Llansawel, Carmarthenshire, Wales, when her father, Thomas, was 35, and her mother, Ruth, was 29. She married David Long Price on December 21, 1856, in her hometown. They had eight children in 19 years. She died on April 23, 1890, in Hyrum, Utah, USA, at the age of 55.
  • Margreth (Margaret) Jones was born on February 6, 1838, in Llansawel, Carmarthenshire, Wales, when her father, Thomas, was 38, and her mother, Ruth, was 32. She married David Lewis Evans in 1859 in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. They had ten children in 15 years. She died on January 11, 1905, in Hyrum, Utah, USA, at the age of 66.
  • Llethice Jones was born on October 12, 1840, in Llansawel, Glamorgan, Wales, and died the same day.
  • John Thomas Jones was born on January 31, 1841, in Llansawel, Carmarthenshire, Wales, when his father, Thomas, was 41 and his mother, Ruth, was 35. He died as a child on November 20, 1844.
  • John Nathan Jones was born on December 31, 1841, when his father, Thomas, was 42 and his mother, Ruth, was 36. He died on January 29, 1842, in Llansawel, Carmarthenshire, Wales, within a year of his birth.
  • William Thomas Jones was born on November 13, 1843, in Llansawel, Carmarthenshire, Wales, when his father, Thomas, was 44 and his mother, Ruth, was 38. He married Mary Evans Jones on December 21, 1866, in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. They had nine children in 19 years. He died on June 6, 1887, in Malad City, Idaho, USA, at the age of 43. Details of his history is included below as G7: William Thomas Jones 1843-1887.
  • Daniel Thomas Jones was born on May 13, 1845, in Llansawel, Carmarthenshire, Wales, when his father, Thomas, was 45 and his mother, Ruth, was 39. He died as a child on November 14, 1852, in Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, Wales.
  • John Thomas Jones was born on August 14, 1847, in Llansawel, Carmarthenshire, Wales, when his father, Thomas, was 48 and his mother, Ruth, was 42. He married Frances Elizabeth Stephens on May 10, 1870, in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. They had eight children in 19 years. He died on February 1, 1925, in Idaho Falls, Idaho, USA, at the age of 77. Details of his history is included below as G7: John Thomas Jones 1847-1925.