G6: 1805 Daniel C Jones & Catharine J Gernard

Daniel C Jones was born on January 30, 1805, in Wales. He was the seventh child of James John Jones (1775) & Posthumah Thomas.

He married Catharine J Gernard in Oct 1839. They had two sons, Daniel 1840 and William Griffith 1843 before emigrating to the United States. They settled near Pottsville, Pennsylvania and had three more children there. They were Louis in 1845; Valuist Lyjasue on Jan 15, 1846 and Elizabeth in 1849.

Daniel died in 1870 in Pennsylvania, USA, at the age of 65.

A summary of the children is as follows:

  • Daniel T. Jones was born in 1840 in Carmarthenshire, Wales. He emigrated to the USA with his parents when he was very young. He married Hannah S. Bradway and they had 4 children. Details of his history is included below as G7: Daniel T. Jones 1840.
  • William Griffith Jones was born in 1843 in Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, Wales, when his father, Daniel, was 38 and his mother, Catharine, was 23. He remained in Wales when his parents emigrated to the USA. He died in December 1865 in Carmarthenshire, Wales, at the age of 22.
  • Louis Jones was born in 1845 in Pottsville, Pennsylvania, USA, his father, Daniel, was 40 and his mother, Catharine, was 25. He had one son, Omega,  with Ruth Anne Bradway in 1878.
  • Valuist Lyjalsue Jones was born on January 15, 1846, in Pottsville, Pennsylvania, USA, his father, Daniel, was 40 and his mother, Catharine, was 26. He married Mary Jane MaGee on April 13, 1876, in Burlington, Iowa, USA. They had nine children in 23 years. He died on July 13, 1936, in Lomax, Illinois, USA, at the age of 90. Details of his history is included below as G7: Valuist Lyjalsue Jones 1846-1936.