|Birth: ||Sep. 6, 1838|
|Death: ||Jul. 25, 1924|
****Taken from "History of Buchanan County Missouri", Published 1881, St. Joseph Steam Printing Co.*****
Captain Peter Alexander Jones, farmer and teacher, section 21, post office DeKalb, is a native of Buchanan Co, MO. and was born Sept 6th, 1838. Was educated in the common schools of this county and at Pleasant Ridge College. During life he taught school for about twenty three years. His landed estate consists of 204 acres. In 1861 he enlisted in the Union Army serving in the State and Federal service until the close of the war, entering as a private and being mustered as a Captain. Was married Feb 23, 1845, to Miss Sarah E. Garton. She was born in the same County as himself. Dec 27th, 1845. They had twelve children. Captain Jones is a Mason and a member of Wellington Lodge No. 22.
Amos L Jones (1862 - 1945)*
Samuel B Jones (1865 - 1945)*
William Holland Jones (1872 - 1941)*
Charles Allen Jones (1877 - 1958)*
Jones (Peter A.) Cemetery
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