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From: "Jerry Richmond" <>
Subject: [Q-R] Quaker Jones Family
Date: Sat, 26 Apr 2003 07:54:53 -0500
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Mema & List -

I don't claim 100% coverage at all, but I do have a sizable
Quaker Jones Database. I hate to be negative but I do not
find your names of interest in it. I have found tracing Joneses
to be extremely difficult. One can only be certain of a Quaker
connection for a Jones family if one finds them in an area
known to be a Quaker area of settlement. My experience
shows principal Jones Quaker settlements in Indiana to have
been Morgan, Orange, Parke, Wabash, and Wayne counties.

If your Jones have Quaker connections, one would probably
have to go back to the man born in 1782 to discover them.

Regards, Jerry Richmond
You are cordially invited to visit "The Quaker Collection"

----- Original Message -----
From: "Mema" <>
To: <>
Sent: Friday, April 25, 2003 10:36 PM
Subject: Re: [Q-R] Lindley Cook of Nebraska Yearly Meeting, 1956

Thank you for all the help that is available from this list's members.
If lists got awards for helpfulness, then this one should.

I find that I am getting an education (limited I am sure) by searching into my
GGreat-grandfather's history in Indiana and the Quaker groups that touched his
life. I have not found out if his family was of that persuasion or not, yet.

I have read some of Joanne Jones Lehman's postings on the different message
boards and wondered if she was on this mailing list. She was searching for
information ( in 1999-2001) about our common ancestors:
Joseph Harrison Jones 16 DEC 1875 Iowa. s/o
Oliver Perry Jones 14 may 1840 Pike, Marion Co., IN s/o
Nacy (Anasa?)Harrison Jones 19 Oct 1817 IN s/o
James Jones c.1782 ?

Nacy Harrison JONES died 25 August 1876 and is buried in Wilmington, IL, Will Co.
First wife Rachel also buried there. Nacy JONES was a farmer and lived in
Florence and Jackson Twps in Will County ILL..


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