|Birth: ||Nov. 24, 1838|
West Virginia, USA
|Death: ||Sep. 30, 1918|
Daugher of Mary Neely Robertson Alvis and William Garrell Alvis. Married Hansford Jones April 19, 1855.
Emigrated from Virginia (now West Virginia) to Illinois, settling in Illiopolis in 1864. Moved to El Dorado, Kansas in 1869 (land claim of 160 acres 3 miles southeast of El Dorado). Moved to Iola, Allen County, Kansas and bought a farm two miles east of Carlyle. Died at the home of her son Walter Jones in Fresno, CA.
Other Child not Linked:
*William Hillery Jones, born June 26, 1863 died in Sept. 13, 1864 at Parkersburg, West VA
Find a Grave Volunteer John Owen reported on 3/12/2010:
"I went up and down each row for 2 hours in the St. James section and read every legible headstone. I have confirmed that it is not there any more. Some of the areas of this old section of the cemetery have erosion and topographical change of several inches of dirt, sediment and grass, so if a marker ever existed, it has long since been covered. The lady at the office told me that back then they buried them in cardboard or wood boxes and did not mark their locations. When the current Cemetery took over possession of all the old headstones they were not provided any more details other than: Date of Burial 9/30/1918 Harriet R Jones, Lot: Single, Tract: St. James, Number: N/A, Liner: Other (means wood or cardboard), Single Depth, Age 79, Female, L Brothers Funeral Home"
Mary Neely Alvis (1813 - 1892)
Hansford Alfred Jones (1831 - 1884)*
Mary Margaret Jones Williamson (1857 - 1957)*
Rosa Frances Jones Hawes (1860 - 1903)*
Lillie Jane Jones Elam (1865 - 1937)*
Alfred Hansford Jones (1868 - 1927)*
Walter Seba Jones (1873 - 1961)*
Grace Ethel Jones Johnson (1877 - 1972)*
Harriet Robinson Alvis Jones (1838 - 1918)
Mary Elizabeth Alvis Peden (1841 - 1870)*
Note: No marker
Mountain View Cemetery
Created by: Carol
Record added: Oct 09, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42907510