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Rebecca Jones Matthews
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Birth: Jun. 26, 1763
Laurens County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Oct. 7, 1839
Gwinnett County
Georgia, USA

She was the daughter of Phillip JONES and Rebecca UNKNOWN.She married Ezekial Mathews.

Both Ezekial and Rebecca were members of Raburn Creek Baptist church, Laurens co. SC

Children of Rebecca Jones and Ezekiel Mathews are:

i. Samuel Mathews was born ABT 1776 in Laurens County, South Carolina.

ii. Elizabeth Mathews was born ABT 1778 in Laurens County, South Carolina, and died 1841.
Notes for Elizabeth Matthews:
With sister, Rebecca will inherit from grandfather, Thomas after death of grandmother, Margaret.

iii. Margaret Mathews was born ABT 1780 in Laurens County, South Carolina, and died BEF May 1825 in Washington County, Tennessee. She married John G. Gibson Abt. 1802 in Barnwell District, South Carolina, son of David Gibson. He was born 1785 in NC or VA, and died Aft. 1830 in Gibson Cemetery, Franklin County, Tennessee.

iv. Rebecca Mathews was born ABT 1784 in Laurens County, South Carolina, and died 27 Jan 1839.
With sister, Elizabeth will inherit from grandfather, Thomas after death of grandmother, Margaret.

v. Thomas Mathews was born ABT 1784 in Pendleton, Anderson, South Carolina, and died 2 Feb 1837 in Marion County, Alabama. He married Rebecca Jane McDavid.

vi. William Mathews was born 1786 in Laurens County, South Carolina.

vii. Daniel Mathews was born ABT 1788 in . He married Amy Hood 23 Jul 1849 in , Union, Georgia.

viii. Ezekiel Mathews was born ABT 1790 in Laurens, Laurens, South Carolina.

ix. Abel Mathews was born 1792 in Laurens County, South Carolina, and died 10 Jul 1875 in Carroll Co, GA. He married Nancy Couch BEF Oct 1815 in Laurens County, South Carolina, daughter of Joseph Eligah Couch and Nancy (Ann). She was born 1798 in Laurens County, South Carolina, and died AFT 1870.

x. John Mathews was born ABT 1794 in Laurens County, South Carolina, and died 1814.

xi. Benjamin Mathews was born 1796 in Laurens County, South Carolina, and died 1814.

xii. Julia Ather Mathews was born 8 May 1799 in Laurens County, South Carolina, and died 8 May 1848 in Gwinnett County, Georgia. She married Thomas Mathews 14 Jan 1821 in Laurens County, South Carolina, son of Thomas Mathews and Nancy Terry. He was born 30 Apr 1803 in Laurens County, South Carolina, and died 9 May 1878 in Gwinnett County, Georgia.

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Children of REBECCA and Phillip JONES are:

i. Etheldred JONES was born 8 Oct 1749 in Johnston Co NC, and died 2 Oct 1835 in Middlecreek Twp. Wake Co NC. He married JeanJane LANE 1773 in Johnston Co NC daughter of Barnabas LANE. She was born 1758 in Halifax Co NC, and died Apr 1786 in Wake Co NC.

ii. Jesse JONES was born ABT 1751 in NC, and died 9 Nov 1830 in Wake Co NC. He married Winifred SPEIGHT 1 May 1775 in NC daughter of William SPEIGHT and ABIGAIL. She was born ABT 1757 in Johnston Co NC and died 6 May 1841 in Wake Co NC.

iii. Russell JONES was born ABT 1753 in Johnston Co NC and died 1828 in Franklin GA. He married SARAH ABT 1770 in Johnston Co NC. She was born 1757 in Jackson Co GA.

iv. Leah JONES was born ABT 1755 in Johnston Co. She married John RICHARDSON 20 Dec 1777 in Wake Co NC.

v. Rebecca JONES was born 1755-1760 in SC, and died 7 Oct 1839 in Lilburn Gwinnett Co GA. She married Ezekiel MATHEWS, son of Thomas MATHEWS and MARGARET. He was born 1751 in Halifax Co VA and died 15 Aug 1838 in Lilburn Gwinnett Co GA.

vi. Rachel JONES was born ABT 1757 in Johnston Co NC. She married Andrew PEDDY.
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Phillip JONES,father to Rebecca(Jones) MATHEWS, was born in 1708 in Virginia. He died in 1760 in Johnston County, North Carolina. He was buried at Willett Plantation, Wake,
North Carolina which was near the present day Raleigh Airport.After Phillip's death, his widow, Rebecca JONES, married, John RENCH, SR., in 1764, Johnston Co, NC. He and
Rebecca have 3 daughters, Charity , Sarah , and Patience . Rebecca JONES RENCH died Oct 21, 1804 in Wake Co, NC.
both Phillip and Rebecca left a will.
Phillip - March 1760 Will Book 1, Pg. 761, Johnston Co, NC














 
 
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 Parents:
  Phillip Jones (1708 - 1760)
  Rebecca Jones (1710 - 1804)
 
 Spouse:
  Ezekiel Matthews (1751 - 1838)
 
 Children:
  Margaret Mathews Gipson (1785 - 1825)*
 
 Sibling:
  Etheldred Jones (1749 - 1835)*
  Rebecca Jones Matthews (1763 - 1839)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Matthews Family Cemetery
Lilburn
Gwinnett County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: Jude
Record added: Nov 29, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62324638
 

Your are my husband's 7th generation Grandmother!!!
- Christine Mathews
 Added: Jan. 30, 2012
My fourth gr grandmother
- Jude
 Added: Nov. 30, 2010
 
 
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