Thomas arrived in this country in 1806, arriving in Philadelphia. He enlisted and served in the Carlisle Guard in January 1814, during the War of 1812. The following is a copy of his discharge:
"Thomas Jones, as a member and Orderly Sergeant of the Carlisle Guard, a volunteer company of the Light Infantry under my command, is hereby discharged from said company, he having uniformed and equipped himself, and faithfully served as a member thereof for seven successive years. With my hand at Carlisle this 6th day of October A.D. 1821 and signed by order of the commissioned officers of said company". Samuel Alexander, Captain Carlisle Guard
Brother of Joseph Jones 1788-1864.
Caroline Sharp Jones (1786 - 1878)
Fitz Edwin Jones (1810 - 1888)*
Anna Weelkly Jones Crever (1819 - 1902)*
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Record added: Sep 29, 2013
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