New Kent County
|Death: ||May 4, 1716|
Here lyes in hopes of a Blessed Resurrection ye Body of Mrs Martha Jones wife of Mr Orlando Jones She was the Daughter of MR Gideon Macon & Martha . . . Of new Kent . .
The lower part of the stone is illegible. It was brought from New Kent and put in the church to preserve it. Martha and Orlando Jones were Martha Washington's maternal grandparents.
All above quoted from the pamphlet titled A GUIDE TO THE MEMORIALS OF BRUTON PARISH CHURCH with maps, published by Bruton Parish Church, Williamsburg, VA, 2006 edited by Susan H. Godson, maps by Joseph L. Spruill, photographs by Hal Lindsay and The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation.
born 1687 New Kent Co., VA
died May 4, 1716 Williamsburg, VA
(Courtesy of P. Fazzini)
Gideon Macon (1648 - 1702)
Martha Woodward West (1660 - ____)
Orlando Jones (1681 - 1719)*
Frances Orlando Jones Dandridge (1710 - 1785)*
Martha Macon (1683 - 1687)**
Martha Macon Jones (1687 - 1716)
William Macon (1690 - 1693)**
William Macon (1693 - 1773)**
John Macon (1695 - 1752)**
Unity West Dandridge (1700 - 1753)**
Bruton Parish Episcopal Church Cemetery
Maintained by: Rusty Macon Weber
Originally Created by: Ron Stewart
Record added: Apr 10, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 35712010
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Added: May. 22, 2015
Martha you died so young, just like my maternal grandmother. You were her 7th great grandmother on her fathers side and you were my 8th! I just found this out and am thrilled!Daffodils were my mom's passion, so I thought you'd like these.|
Added: Dec. 16, 2014
For my 8th great grandmother may your memory be eternal.|
Added: Oct. 16, 2014
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