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Phoebe Jones1754

Phoebe Jones
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Birth August 15, 1754 38 36

Birth of a brotherReuben Gabriel Jones Sr.
1756 (Age 16 months)
Death of a maternal grandfatherJoseph Collins
November 1, 1757 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a sisterMargaret Peggy Jones
about 1765 (Age 10 years)

Death of a maternal grandmotherSusannah Lewis
April 16, 1768 (Age 13 years)
Birth of a sisterMary Jones
about 1772 (Age 17 years)

Birth of a son
Robert Hawkins
about 1775 (Age 20 years)

Kentucky County, Virginia Formed December 31, 1776 (Age 22 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).
Birth of a daughter
Sally Hawkins
about 1777 (Age 22 years)

Articles of Confederation November 17, 1777 (Age 23 years)

Note: The Continental Congress submitted the Articles of Confederation to the states for ratification.
Kentucky County, Virginia Abolished June 30, 1780 (Age 25 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.
Death of a fatherAmbrose Jones Sr
January 23, 1792 (Age 37 years)
Kentucky Becomes 15th State June 25, 1792 (Age 37 years)

Lincoln County, Kentucky Formed June 25, 1792 (Age 37 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 38 years)

Note: Geo. Washington relected to his second term as president.
Knox County, Kentucky Formed December 19, 1799 (Age 45 years)

Note: Knox County was officially formed on December 19, 1799. Losing counties were Lincoln County.
Death of a brotherJames Jones
about 1803 (Age 48 years)

Death of a brotherAmbrose Jr Jones
about 1809 (Age 54 years)

Rockcastle County, Kentucky Formed January 8, 1810 (Age 55 years)

Note: Rockcastle County was officially formed on January 8, 1810. Losing counties were Lincoln, Pulaski, Madison and Knox counties.
Death of a sisterElizabeth Jones
May 24, 1811 (Age 56 years)
New Madrid Earthquake December 16, 1811 (Age 57 years)

Note: New Madrid Earthquake reverses course of Mississippi River.(
Death of a sisterMargaret Peggy Jones
January 1, 1815 (Age 60 years)

Harlan County, Kentucky Formed January 28, 1819 (Age 64 years)

Note: Harlan County was officially formed on January 28, 1819. Losing counties were Knox County.
Death of a brotherReuben Gabriel Jones Sr.
1830 (Age 75 years)
Death of a brotherGabriel Jones
June 6, 1835 (Age 80 years)

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Last change December 25, 200313:04:27

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