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Jonathan Elkins
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Birth: 1783
Hampton
Rockingham County
New Hampshire, USA
Death: Aug. 20, 1853
Hampton
Rockingham County
New Hampshire, USA

Jonathan Elkins, son of Captain Henry and Mary (Moore) Elkins was born about 1783.

He was baptized March 9, 1783 at Hampton, Rockingham County, New Hampshire.

Jonathan Elkins served in the War of 1812. Pension Application; Enlistment Date: May 25, 1814; Date Discharged: July 6, 1814; Pension Number - #1: WC 12199; Pension Number - #2: WC 12199; Bounty Land Number - #1: 70040 160 55

He married Joanna Drew, daughter of Joshua and Hannah (Unknown) Drew, of Northwood, January, 1819; they lived at Bride Hill.

They had nine children from this union:
1. Jeremiah Elkins (1819-1876)
2. Jonathan Elkins (1819-1878)
3. James Elkins (1821-____)
4. John P. Elkins (1823-1892)
5. Elias D. Elkins (1827-1899)
6. Sarah Ann (Elkins) Shannon (1830-____)
7. Harriet Elkins (1832-1834)
8. Harriet C. (Elkins) Glading (1836-1902)
9. Hannah Jane (Elkins) Davis (1841-1889)

His house was burned, and his son Jeremiah, afterward built on the same spot.

Parents:
Father: Captain Henry Elkins (1729-____)
Captain Henry Elkins' death date is not recorded
Mother: Mary (Moore) Elkins (1740-1812) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Joanna Drew Elkins (1799 - 1893)
 
 Children:
  Jeremiah Elkins (1819 - 1876)*
  Jonathan Elkins (1819 - 1878)*
  Harriet Elkins (1832 - 1834)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Aged 70 yrs. 6 mo.
 
Burial:
Elkins Cemetery
Hampton
Rockingham County
New Hampshire, USA
 
Maintained by: MJ (Tilton) England
Originally Created by: Lisa
Record added: Nov 08, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8069295
Jonathan Elkins
Added by: MJ (Tilton) England
 
Jonathan Elkins
Added by: MJ (Tilton) England
 
Jonathan Elkins
Added by: MJ (Tilton) England
 
 
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Rest in Peace
- MJ (Tilton) England
 Added: Sep. 14, 2012

- Paul Bradley
 Added: May. 15, 2009
 
 
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