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Capt James Jones
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Birth: Sep. 4, 1679
Watertown
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Sep. 15, 1770
Weston
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA

Capt. James Jones, son of Josiah Jones, and grandson of Lewis Jones, was born in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts on 4 September 1679. He married Sarah Moore of East Sudbury, Massachusetts. He died in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts 14 September 1770 at the age of 91; Sarah (Moore) Jones died in Weston 28 September 1774 at the age of 90.

Children of Capt. James & Sarah (Moore) Jones were:
1. James, b. 1707; married Abigail Garfield
2. Sarah, b. 15 October 1708; married William Robinson
3. Lydia, b. 17 December 1710; married Capt. Stephen Jones
4. Ephraim, b. 11 December 1712
5. Elizabeth, b. 25 March 1715; married Capt. Samuel Baldwin
6. Mary, b. 25 March 1716/17; married Elisha Flagg
7. Abigail, b. 14 March 1719; married David Sanderson
8. Catherine, b. 23 April 1721; married Rev. Joseph Davis
9. Aaron, b. 10 June 1723; married (1) Silence Cutting; (2) Elizabeth Prescott (3) Miriam Brewer
10. Solomon, b. 30 January 1726; d. 11 August 1741
11. Isaac, b. 29 September 1728, died at age 86; married (1) Anna Cutler, (2) widow Mary Willis

Source: "Genealogies of the Families and Descendants of the Early Settlers of Watertown, Massachusetts" Henry Bond, M.D. Pages: 310-312.

See some family history at https:www.facebook.com/pages/Golden-Ball-Tavern-Museum/53567048670877

 
 
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 Parents:
  Josiah Jones (1643 - 1714)
  Lydia Treadway Jones (1649 - 1743)
 
 Spouse:
  Sarah Moore Jones (1684 - 1774)*
 
 Children:
  Ephraim Jones (1712 - 1783)*
  Abigail Jones Sanderson (1719 - 1785)*
  Isaac Jones (1728 - 1813)*
 
 Siblings:
  Josiah Jones (1670 - 1734)*
  Mary Hannah Jones Brewer (1672 - 1729)*
  Samuel Jones (1677 - 1717)*
  James Jones (1679 - 1770)
  Sarah Jones Warren (1682 - 1705)*
  John Jones (1686 - 1773)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Gravestone Inscription: Sept. ye 15th 1770; Capt. James Jones, Aged 90 Years [Note: The Town Records and the record of Revd. Samuel Woodward give Sept. 14 as the date of his death]

Source: Town of Weston, Massachusetts, Births, Deaths, and Marriages 1707-1850; 1703-Gravestones-1900; Church Records 1709-1825
Page: 339

Actual Gravestone Reading:

Here lie interred
the Remains of
CAP. JAMES JONES
who departed
this life
on y 15th of Septr.
1770
Aged 90
Years

"Down to the dead all must descend
The Saints of God must die.
While Angels Guard their Souls to Rst
In dust their Bodies Lie.




 
Burial:
Farmers Burial Ground
Weston
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Maintained by: Charles Waid
Originally Created by: Bette Hartman
Record added: Feb 25, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18061483
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- jean terry
 Added: Sep. 18, 2014
Descended from son James
- sandra wanamaker
 Added: Nov. 16, 2013
TO MY 7th GREAT GRANDFATHER~~~CAPT JAMES JONES
- SHARON MESSMER
 Added: May. 11, 2012
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