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Jonas Flowers
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Birth: Mar., 1845
Spencer Mountain
Gaston County
North Carolina, USA
Death: unknown
Gaston County
North Carolina, USA

Jonas Flowers was a son of Darling Flowers & Margaret Petty Flowers, of Spencer Mountain, NC. In about 1870, he married widow Barbara Ann Smith Mitchem of Lowell, NC (widow of Joseph B. Mitchem 1833 - 1861 Civil War). Jonas and Barbara were the parents of three children:
1. Margaret Evelyn "Maggie" Flowers b. 11/30/1871 (m. William "Will" Edward Ingle) Their children were: Ed Worthly Ingle b. 11/27/1892 - d. 5/25/1952; John Franklin Ingle b. 4/24/1895 - d. 7/4/1949; Julia Ann Ingle b. 9/8/1898;- D. 7/28/1916 Vinie Mae Ingle b. 11/10/1901 (m. Garland Jones); Solomon Dewise Ingle b. 6/24/1904; Catherine Elminer "Kitty" Ingle b. 3/24/1907 m. Floyd Miller, Belmont, NC; and Emmer Jeanette Ingle b. 8/31/1911 m. Claude Ward; and

2. Martha Mae "Mattie" Flowers b. 1874 (m. James Robert "Jim" Hawkins). Their children were: Laura Mae Hawkins b. 1897 m. John Burl Mauney; Maggie Azalie Hawkins b. 1900 m. Thomas Crews; Archie Palmer Hawkins b. 1903 m. Viola Davis and m. Sara Wells; Jonas Ray Hawkins b. 1905 m. Annie Helms; Pearl Mareva Hawkins b. 1907 m. James William Eades, Belmont, NC; and Ruth Abney Hawkins b. 1915 m. Victor Webber and m. John Jackson; and

3. George C. Flowers b. 5/23/1875 d. 8/3/1877 (age 2 yrs. 2 mos. 11 days).

Some of the siblings of Jonas Flowers were:
Green Flowers b. 1841+-
Martha Flowers b. 1843+-
** Jonas Flowers b. 3/1845 (Long Creek Mem. Bap. Ch. Cem.)
John Flowers b. 1846 +-
Jane Flowers b. 1848 +-
Josephas "Cephas" Flowers b. 1852 d. 4/28/1915 m. #1 ?, m#2 Frances Chronister Paysour (both at Long Creek Mem. Bap. Ch. Cem.);
Ambrose Bryson Flowers b.4/16/1859 d. 1/18/1925 (m. Barbara M. Smith), both at Long Creek Mem.Bap Ch. Cem., Gaston Co., NC.
Jesse Flowers b. 8/1/1861 d. 8/1/1908 (m. Hettie Lowe), both at Long Creek Mem. bap Ch. Cem.
possibly others (to be added when learned) 
Family links: 
  Barbara Ann Smith Mitchem Flowers (1835 - 1915)*
  Martha Mae Flowers Hawkins (1873 - 1957)*
*Calculated relationship
Long Creek Memorial Baptist Cemetery
Gaston County
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Martha Mitchem
Record added: Jan 06, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 83028288
Jonas Flowers
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- AWPlemmonsSr.
 Added: Dec. 23, 2014

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