John Phares “Jack” Jones

John Phares “Jack” Jones

Birth
Ohio, USA
Death 25 Jun 1865 (aged 39)
Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, USA
Burial Valparaiso, Porter County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 29888606 · View Source
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John Phares Jones served in the Civil War as a private in Company B, 151st Regiment Indiana Infantry. John died while serving in the war on June 25, 1865, in Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, as a result of contracting "bloody flux."

John was married to Cilicia E. before 1853. Celicia died on February 25, 1856, in Porter County, Indiana. One child resulted from this union: Frank W. Jones.

John remarried on January 8, 1857, to Charlotte E. Claflin at the home of Robert P. Jones in Center Township, Porter County, Indiana; A. Nickerson performed the marriage ceremony. To this union three children were born: Edwin C. Jones, Catherine "Kitty" Jones, and Cartha E. Jones.

After John's death on January 25, 1865, his widow Charlotte remarried to George Culp on June 28, 1868, in Porter County, Indiana. The marriage ceremony was preformed by H. H. Tillotson, Jr., and recorded on August 10, 1868.



Inscription

J. P. JONES
CO. B.
151ST IND.
INF.

Gravesite Details Tombstone is tipped over, worn, and has partially sunk into soil.

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  • Created by: Steve Shook
  • Added: 17 Sep 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 29888606
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Phares “Jack” Jones (31 Jan 1826–25 Jun 1865), Find A Grave Memorial no. 29888606, citing Kimball Cemetery, Valparaiso, Porter County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Steve Shook (contributor 47047147) .