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Capt Peter Jones, Jr
Birth: 1651
Charles City County
Virginia, USA
Death: Mar. 10, 1726
Charles City County
Virginia, USA

Capt. Peter Jones, Jr. died before 1727.

The town of Petersburg,VA was named for Peter Jones, Jr. Petersburg was founded in 1748/9 by act of the Virginia General Assembly, on parcels platted into lots by Peter's son Abraham. By this time Peter was already deceased and Abraham had removed to Amelia County, although he obviously still retained the ownership of the Prince George County land.

He was Captain in the Virginia Militia.

Son of Peter and Margaret Lewelyn (Wood) Jones, Sr.

Husband of Mary (Batte) Jones ~ married October 1688, Henrico Co., VA

Their children were ...

1. Peter Jones (m. Dorothy Chamberlayne)
2. Martha Jones (m. Benjamin Ragsdale, Sr.)
3. John Jones, Sr. (m. 1st., Sarah "Sallie" Batte and 2nd., Elizabeth Judkins)
4. Mary Jones (m. 1st., Richard Parker, Jr. and 2nd., John Worsham)
5. Frederick Jones, Sr. (m. Elizabeth "Betsy" Eppes)
6. Abraham Jones (m. Sarah "Sallie" Batte)
7. William Jones
8. Thomas Jones
9. Wood Jones (m. 1st., Sarah "Sallie" Stratton) and 2nd., Amy Jones)
10. Margaret Jones (m. 1st., Edward Goodrich and 2nd., Col. Richard Jones)

I would like to thank Arleta for sponsoring Peter Jones' memorial. Her thoughtfulness is greatly appreciated.

Family links: 
  Peter Jones (1634 - 1674)
  Margaret Lewelyn Wood Jones (1641 - 1718)
  Mary Batte Jones (1665 - 1730)*
  Margaret Jones Jones*
  John Jones (____ - 1757)*
  Abraham Jones (1690 - 1758)*
  Peter Jones (1691 - 1759)*
  Martha Jones Ragsdale (1701 - ____)*
  Peter Jones (1651 - 1726)
  Richard Jones (1660 - 1747)*
  Abraham Wood Jones (1662 - 1689)*
  Mary Jones Wynne (1668 - 1718)*
*Calculated relationship
Created by: Georgia Girl
Record added: Mar 05, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66504027

- Gwen Bell Darby
 Added: Sep. 16, 2017

- jerry hotler
 Added: Jun. 23, 2017
God bless you, my 8x Great Grandfather.
- Sandra Brinckerhoff
 Added: Jun. 2, 2017
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