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Jones family

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Works: 2,401 works in 2,817 publications in 1 language and 13,335 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Biography  Personal narratives‡vConfederate  Personal narratives  Records and correspondence  Guidebooks  Genealogy  Archives  Local history 
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Classifications: F290, 917.58033
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by Silas Jones( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Diaries (1877-1887) pertaining to Jones's personal and business activities, family members, and daily events in Falmouth; records of business transactions; information documenting his duties as representative to Massachusetts General Court; papers concerning the whaling ship Awashonks, including certificate (1840) by insurers of the ship showing payment to Jones of a reward for his bravery during an attack on the ship by natives of the Marshall Islands; obituary; biographical data relating to Jones, his wife, Harriet (Robinson) Jones (1817-1883), and other family members; legal papers, including case brought by Jones against Silvanus Crocker (1811); and photos; together with log (1806-1810) kept by Jones's father, Silas Jones (1772-1845), recording voyages on the clipper ship Caroline and brig Hannah and Sally; and log kept by his son, Silas Jones, 3rd (b. 1859, also known as Silas Jones, Jr.) recording a voyage (1876-1877) on the ship Samar
by Chester N Jones( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Miscellaneous correspondence, photos, pencil sketches, and other papers, of the Gray and Jones families. Includes artwork of James Garfield Gray
Jones-Pacetti family papers by Pacetti family( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Correspondence and tax receipts
by William Burr Jones( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Letters, military dues, pass, and other printed materials, relating to Jones, his work as a commissary clerk with the U.S. Army in St. Augustine, Fla., during the Civil War, and the Jones family, including a family member's postmaster appointment in Ridgefield, Conn
by Jones family( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Correspondence and other papers of the George Jones family of Westport, Oldham County, Ky., including letters concerning the Bank of the United States and Andrew Jackson, industry in the South, and slavery; accounts, receipts, estate records, and other records of George Jones's business and farming activities; and records (1830s and 1840s) of Eighteen Mile Baptist Church, Oldham County, Ky., including meeting minutes, membership rolls (including black and white members), and committee decisions
by Jones family( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Family correspondence (1844-1866) between Willis Field Jones (1827-1864), farmer, horse breeder, and Confederate Army officer, of Woodstock County, Ky., his wife, Martha McDowell Buford Jones (1829-1866), and his mother, Elizabeth A. Jones, relating to Evans Farm, near Versailles, Ky., family news, social activities, and the southern cause, Jones's decision to fight with the Confederate Army, and the problems caused at home by the war and Jones's absence; diaries (1860, 1862-1864) of Martha Jones recording daily activities, family news, care and treatment of slaves, the family's involvement in horse racing, and progress and effects of the Civil War; military documents, including dispatch (1864) from Gen. Martin Witherspoon Gary; genealogical data on Field and Jones families; early history of Midway and Woodford County, Ky.; clippings; and other papers. Includes letter (1860) from George Robertson to John J. Crittenden concerning a recent conference with Abraham Lincoln and Robertson's hopes for the new administration, Martha Jones's letter to Lincoln following the death of her husband in 1864 and his response, letters (1955-1956) concerning William H. Townsend and his book on Lincoln, information on Gen. George Armstrong Custer's purchase of horses from Gen. Abraham Buford (1820-1884), and survey (1969) of the original home of Col. Abraham Buford (1794-1833) in Lexington, Ky
by Jones family( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Correspondence, diaries, autobiography, history, mss. of writings, and other papers, relating to family members, including Lynds Jones (1865-1951), an ornithologist, his teaching career at Oberlin College, birds, and bird migration; and his son, George T. Jones (b. 1897), a botanist, his teaching career at Oberlin College, animal ecology, plant ecology, morphology, and identification, and Oberlin College Herbarium. Includes scrapbook of Mary Burton Shurtleff, letters written by Mary Grant Burgess (1811-1842), a missionary in India, and materials relating to the Burton and Shurtleff families
by Jones family( Book )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Legal, political, and family papers relating to U.S. Senator Charles W. Jones (1834-1897), his son, John Byrne Jones (1866-1954), his son's wife, Lillie Haydel Jones (d.1953), and niece, Virginia Lebeau (1894-1975). Includes letters, notebooks, drafts of speeches, and other papers of Senator Jones; legal and administrative papers reflecting to social activities in Pensacola, the Democratic Party of Escambia County, the Catholic Church, and other organizations; together with autograph album of Willie Jones, Pensacola (1878); unidentified satiric poem (1871) on Pensacola society; notes on Pensacola waterfront lands (1899-1901) and correspondence of John B. Jones, city attorney (1898-1932) including case papers of the Circuit Court of Escambia County, speeches, printed materials, and papers relating to city administration and finances; letters of Stephen R. Mallory, Jr. (1893); papers relating to the Pensacola Board of Bond Trustees (1906), the revised city charter (1913) and incumbent opposition to the city manager form of government (1931); constitution and minutes of Sodality of the Blessed Virgin Mary of St. Michael's Parish (ca. 1920); and legal papers relating to the estate of Benjamin Overman including correspondence of S.A. Simpson and A.E. Maxwell
Thomas/Jones family papers ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Deeds, tax receipts, cards, and other papers, of the Thomas and Jones families of White County, Ark
Jones family collection by Jones family( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes deeds for property in Oxford Township, Ohio, pension records, marriage records, newspaper and magazine articles, photographs, and maps
by Jones family( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chiefly diaries and personal correspondence of Jones's daughters, Emma Chambers (1847-1920, invalid in Litchfield, Conn., and New York, N.Y.) and Amelia Hickling Jones (1849-1935, civic leader, of New Bedford), and Sarah Coffin (Jones) Forbes (1852-1891, wife of John Malcolm Forbes, of Milton, Mass.), relating to daily events, social life, and family affairs; and correspondence, ships' papers, poems, house plans and plats, financial records, and other papers, of Edward Coffin Jones and his 2nd wife, Emma (Chambers) Jones (1823-1852). Includes transcripts of original family documents, genealogical materials, and miscellaneous papers of other family members including Eliza Williams Nye Hathaway Dana (1830-1923), Grace Dana (1866-1956), Amelia Forbes Emerson (1888-1979), and Mary Ann Hickling Ivens (1800-1888). Correspondents of Sarah Forbes include her sister-in-law, Alice Hathaway Forbes (1838-1917)
Winston-Jones family papers ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Papers of the Winston and Jones families who emigrated to Kentucky from Hanover County, Va., including correspondence (1822-1889) concerning family matters, relationships, and problems, business and professional ventures, and involvement in the gold rush and Civil War, legal documents, including bonds, land agreements, and will (1829) of William Mercer, of Fredericksburg, Va., and land grants and surveys; papers of Dr. Gustavus Vasa Jones (1799-1852) and his wife, Francis Elizabeth "Lizzie" Winston Jones, including accounts (1824-1848) of Dr. Jones's medical practice in Morganfield, Union County, and Covington, Ky., slave documents, academic records of the Jones children, and accounts, bill, and receipts; genealogical notes; and other papers
Papers by Jones family( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Correspondence, diaries, albums, traveling minutes, memorials, poetry, legal and business papers, portraits, photographs, illustrations, maps and misc. papers of Jones and related Quaker families (Jacob, Magoon, Maxfield and others). Correspondence (1827-1890) of Eli and Sybil Jones with friends and family discusses travel and religious ministry in the United States, Europe, Africa, and Middle East, other topics include family news, education and slavery
Papers by Quattlebaum family( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Civil War letters include correspondence of Edwin R. Quattlebaum: letter, 24 Apr. 1863 (Sullivans Island, S.C.) to his father from "Head Quarters 20th Regt. S.C. Vols.," thanks him for sending a box containing flour and a ham, and explains how he had rescued about eighty yards of cloth from a blockade-runner that was beached near his camp: "The Steamer 'Stonewall Jackson' in running the Blockade the other night was chased so closely by the Yankees that the Captain ran it ashore on 'Long Island' and set it on fire... The soldiers, I among the party, the next day armed with hooks &c &c went on board of her and fished up such things of value that had fallen in the water in the iron hull." His haul of brown linen and English shirting he valued at about $100, even though the cloth near the edge of the bolt had been scorched by the fire. He planned to send it home so his mother could make "a lot of nice shirts out of some of it."
Welsh Hills (Licking Co.) Price and Related Families Genealogical and Biographical Collection ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Genealogical and biographical material on the Price, Pittsford, Jones, Glynn, and Powell families. Includes correspondence, diaries, and notebooks. Members include Edward Price (1797-1878) and Thomas D. Price (1825-1900). Contact repository for more information
Nathan Jones by Jones family( Book )
1 edition published in 1919 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Lambert Jefferson Jones papers by Lambert Jefferson Jones( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Correspondence (15 Aug. 1845, 30 July and 15 Aug. 1846, and 8 Nov. 1849) re disagreement between relatives living in Ohio, South Carolina, and Georgia re the settlement of the estate of "Uncle David" in Georgia, which included 4000 acres of land, a mill, a ferry service, and 12 African American slaves, several identified by name; correspondents include Lambert Jefferson Jones in Newberry, S.C.; Whitfield B. Jones in Travellers Rest, Georgia; and David Jones in West Milton (Miami County, Ohio)
The children of pride : a true story of Georgia and the Civil War by Robert Manson Myers( Book )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
"[Selected] from the voluminous family papers of the Rev. Dr. Charles Colcock Jones (1804-1863), of Liberty County, Georgia."
Jones family papers by Jones family( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Account books of a general store, Trenton, Oneida County, New York, (John G. Jones and Company) dealing especially with wool processing, the marketing of Welsh tub butter, and grain processing; also, a saw-mill. Personal correspondence of John G., Mary, Jane, and Evan R. Jones, including letters to Reverend Morris J. Williams. Also, pamphlets relating to temperance, advertising, religious matters, and education
 
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