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Ambrose JonesAge: 36 years17691806

Name
Ambrose Jones
Given names
Ambrose
Surname
Jones
Birth September 26, 1769 31
Birth of a brotherRobert Jones
about 1771 (Age 15 months)
Kentucky County, Virginia Formed December 31, 1776 (Age 7 years)

Note: Kentucky County (then alternately spelled Kentucke County) was formed by the Commonwealth of Virginia by dividing Fincastle County, VA. into three new counties: Kentucky, Washington, and Montgomery, effective December 31, 1776. During the three and one-half years of Kentucky County's existence, its seat of government was Harrodstown (then also known as Oldtown, later renamed Harrodsburg).
Articles of Confederation November 17, 1777 (Age 8 years)

Note: The Continental Congress submitted the Articles of Confederation to the states for ratification. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Articles_of_Confederation
Kentucky County, Virginia Abolished June 30, 1780 (Age 10 years)

Note: Kentucky County was abolished on June 30, 1780, when it was divided into Fayette, Jefferson, and Lincoln counties of Virginia.[1] These later petitioned together to separate from Virginia, which was approved by the Virginia House of Delegates.
MarriageLucy BairdView this family
about 1790 (Age 20 years)
Birth of a son
#1
Wiley “Willie” Jones
about 1791 (Age 21 years)

Birth of a son
#2
Gabriel C. Jones
about 1792 (Age 22 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherAmbrose Jones Sr
January 23, 1792 (Age 22 years)
Kentucky Becomes 15th State June 25, 1792 (Age 22 years)

Note:
Lincoln County, Kentucky Formed June 25, 1792 (Age 22 years)

Note: Lincoln was one of the original three counties formed out of Virginia's Kentucky County. (The other two were Fayette and Jefferson counties.) These three were separated from Virginia to create the Commonwealth of Kentucky in 1792.
George Washington Relected December 5, 1792 (Age 23 years)

Note: Geo. Washington relected to his second term as president.
Birth of a daughter
#3
Matilda Jones
about 1794 (Age 24 years)
Birth of a child
#4
Emily Jones
about 1796 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a son
#5
James Wesley Jones
about 1797 (Age 27 years)
Knox County, Kentucky Formed December 19, 1799 (Age 30 years)

Note: Knox County was officially formed on December 19, 1799. Losing counties were Lincoln County.
Birth of a daughter
#6
Amy Jones
about 1801 (Age 31 years)
Birth of a son
#7
Robert B. Jones
about 1801 (Age 31 years)

Birth of a daughter
#8
Mary Wiley Jones
about 1803 (Age 33 years)
Death of a fatherJames Jones
about 1803 (Age 33 years)

Death March 5, 1806 (Age 36 years)
Burial
Roxboro, North Carolina, USA
Latitude: N36S51180 Longitude: W78.82190

Address: 11540 Virgilina Road
Cemetery: Smith-Seate Cemetery
Note: Cemetery notes and/or description:
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Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: about 1768Caswell County, North Carolina, USA
21 months
himself
2 years
younger brother
Robert Jones
Birth: about 1771 33Caswell County, North Carolina, USA
Death: about 1847Person County, North Carolina, USA
Mother’s family with Private - View this family
step-father
Private
mother
Family with Lucy Baird - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1790Person County, North Carolina, USA
2 years
son
2 years
son
3 years
daughter
Matilda Jones
Birth: about 1794 24 22Person County, North Carolina, USA
Death: about 1857
3 years
child
Emily Jones
Birth: about 1796 26 24Person County, North Carolina, USA
Death: about 1856
2 years
son
5 years
daughter
Amy Jones
Birth: about 1801 31 29Person County, North Carolina, USA
Death: about 1856
1 year
son
3 years
daughter

Burial
Cemetery notes and/or description: Location: 11540 Virgilina Road. Directions: From Roxboro, take Virgilina Road (49N) for 11 miles. Access: On private property, in the woods behind a field. GPS: 36 30 42.6 N 078 49 18.9 W Additional information: There are at least 50 graves marked by field stones believed to be the burials of slaves.
Note
Slave Register - Person County, North Carolina p.244 appraisal and division of negroes of est Ambrous Jones, 11 May 1819, recd May 1819 to widow Lucy Jones one negro fellow Roger to Willis Jones: two negro boys Charles and Minns #1300 to David Lawson: Tempy Robert and evert [sic], $925 to Samuel Davis and wf Miley Davis: George and Tom $1350 to James W. Jones: Rachell, Peter and hannah $117- to Amy Jones: Betsey and Charrity $975 to Gabriel C. Jones: Lewis $900 to Mary Jones: Richard $900 The widow Lucy Jones her Rationable part of her son Robert Jones Dcd of his estate is $122.50, we alott to her one girl Lucy val $300 [instructions for equalization given with each allotment] (collected by P. A. Miller Updated 27 October 2007 http://home.comcast.net/~p.a.miller/genealogy/docs/slaverecords/nc.htm#person