William  Jones

William Jones

Male 1782 - 1846  (64 years)

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  • Name William Jones 
    Born 29 Mar 1782 
    Gender Male 
    Died 7 Sep 1846 
    Buried Moore County, NC at Sowell Family Cemetery #278 Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • 1808, May 7 -- Land Grant #2136, Moore County, NC
      William Jones listed as a Neighbor and Chain Carrier on John Cagle's 100 acre Land Grant located East of Flag Creek

      1810 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 609
      Wm. Jones
      (26-45) 1M
      (16-26) 1F
      (0-10) 2M

      1815 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      William Jones list 2 tracts: 100 acres valued at $100, 125 acres valued at $125

      1818-1823 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      William Jones lists 225 acres valued at $250

      1820 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 308
      Wm. Jones
      (45+) 1M
      (26-45) 1F
      (10-16) 2F
      (0-10) 1M 3F

      1823, Aug 18 -- County Court Minutes, Moore County, NC
      William Jones served on Road Improvement Committee

      1823, Aug 22 -- County Court Minutes, Moore County, NC
      Wm. Jones served Jury Duty

      1823, Nov 17 -- County Court Minutes, Moore County, NC
      Wm. Jones served on Road Improvement Committee

      1825, Apr 12 -- Land Grant #2731, Moore County, NC
      William Jones listed as a Neighbor and Chain Carrier on William Stutts' 10 acre Land Grant located Southeast of Persimmon Branch

      1825, May 5 -- Land Grant #2667, Moore County, NC
      William Jones listed as a Neighbor on William Laky's 14 acre Land Grant located on Flag Creek

      1825, Aug 16 -- County Court Minutes, Moore County, NC
      Wm. Jones served on Road Improvement Committee

      1825, Sep 2 -- Land Grant #2739, Moore County, NC
      William Jones listed as a Neighbor on Leonard Furr's 44 acre Land Grant located on both sides of Flag Creek

      1826, Nov 1 -- County Court Minutes, Moore County, NC
      William Jones served Jury Duty

      1827, Feb 19-20, 22-24 -- County Court Minutes, Moore County, NC
      William Jones served Jury Duty

      1828, May 20 -- County Court Minutes, Moore County, NC
      Wm. Jones served Jury Duty

      1828, Aug 20-21 -- County Court Minutes, Moore County, NC
      Wm. Jones served Jury Duty

      1828, Aug 22 -- County Court Minutes, Moore County, NC
      Jesse Brown, Esq., Elias Kennedy, William Jones, Lauchlin McNeill appointed to lay off 1 year's provision for Delila Moore, widow of George Moore

      1828, Nov 18 -- County Court Minutes, Moore County, NC
      Jesse Brown, Anderson B. Smith, Wm. Jones, John Cagle appointed to lay off 1 year's provision for Elizabeth Hammill, widow of Hugh Hammill

      1829, Jan 23 -- Estate of Hugh Hamill, Moore County, NC
      Wm. Jones purchased 1 saddle

      1829, Feb 20 -- County Court Minutes, Moore County, NC
      A Deed from John McAulay (agent for William and Daniel McAulay) to William Jones is witnessed by George Davis
      A Deed from William Williams to William Jones is witnessed by George Davis
      William Jones witnessed the partition and distribution of a portion Alexander Kennedy's, decd. land to his widow, Susannah Kennedy

      1830 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 446
      William Jones
      (40-50) 1M 1F
      (15-20) 1M 2F
      (10-15) 1F
      (5-10) 1M 1F
      (0-5) 1F

      1830, Feb 20 -- County Court Minutes, Moore County, NC
      A Deed from Nancy Sowell and William Williams to George Davis is acknowledged by William Jones

      1834, Feb 3 -- Land Grant #2908, Moore County, NC
      William Jones received a 26 acre Land Grant located West of Buffalo Creek

      1834, Feb 18 -- Land Grant #2907, Moore County, NC
      William Jones received a 60 acre Land Grant located East of Buffalo Creek

      1840 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 180
      William Jones (F.C)
      (60-70) 1M
      (50-60) 1F
      (15-20) 1M
      (10-15) 1F
      (0-5) 1M

      1844, Oct 28 -- 1844-1847 County Court Minutes, Moore County, NC Page 68
      Ordered that George Hunsucker merchant be appointed overseer of the road from center of Bare Creek to the fork of the Salem Road and have the following hands to work: George W. Horner, William Jones hands, Leonard Furr, John Cagle, Noah Brewer, John H. Stutts, George Davis, Stephen Shuffield, William Stuts, James Stutts, Linsey Stutts, George Williams, Joseph Williams, William Stutts, Leonard Stutts, James Davis, Lewis Mainess, Upshur Furr, J.M. Worth hands, Henry Gaster, S. McClendon's hands [Nathan, Sollomon, Nat, Tom], Doctor Smith's hands [Isaac, Jordan, Westley], Stephen Davis, Jacob Williams, James Williams, James M. Williams, John Thomas, Charles Grible, Jon Hamons, Thomas Danneilly, Isam Thrift, John Martin's [hands Sam, Bazel, and Fed] Peter J. Swain, James Hunsucker, and William Richardson.

      1844, Oct 30 -- 1844-1847 County Court Minutes, Moore County, NC Page 74
      Ordered that George Hunsucker Esq. Be appointed overseer of the road from the center of Bare Creek below the bridge at Macannic Hill to the old stone house on the top of the hill and have the following hands to work: Cornelius Shields' hands, William C. Stutts, Noah Brewer, Stephen Shuffield, William Jones hands, John Cagle hands, Emsley H. Smith, James Davis, James Hunsucker, Wm. Brown's hands, Robber Smith's hands, and Spencer McClnehon's hands.


      1846, Nov 24-Jan 27, 1847 -- Records of Estates Book E Page 188-199, Moore County, NC
      Estate of William Jones, dec'd. by Administrator Henry Yow.

      1847 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      Henry Yow (for Wm. Jones heirs) listed 727 acres valued at $900 located on Buffalow Creek
      Henry Yow (for Wm. Jones heirs) listed 343 acres valued at $343 located on Flag Creek

      1868, Dec 9 -- Order & Decrees Book 1 Page 15-17, Moore County, NC
      Division of land of William Jones, decd. and Amelia Jones, decd.
      Heirs listed: L.T. Sowell (Assignee of Christopher Stutts & wife Rebecca), Nancy Brown, Isaac Jones, Henry Yow & wife Betsy, Henry Yow (Assignee of Andrew Hunsucker & wife Clarkey), Stephen D. Williams (Assignee of Gaston D. Hunsucker), heirs of Franey Williams
    Person ID I06733  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 6 Nov 2012 

    Family Amelia,   b. 1785 
    Children 
    +1. Elizabeth Jones,   b. 1807,   d. 20 Oct 1851, Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)
    +2. Dorcas Jones,   b. 12 Oct 1809,   d. 23 Jan 1840  (Age 30 years)
     3. Isaac Jones,   b. Between 1810 and 1815
    +4. Nancy Jones,   b. 1812,   d. Aft 1880  (Age > 69 years)
    +5. Rebecca Jones,   b. 15 Apr 1816,   d. 6 Sep 1861  (Age 45 years)
    +6. Clarkey S. Jones,   b. 1819,   d. Bef 1869  (Age < 50 years)
     7. Male Jones,   b. Between 1820 and 1825
    +8. Franey Jones,   b. 1826,   d. Between 1856 and 1860  (Age 30 years)
    Last Modified 20 Jan 2011 16:13:30 
    Family ID F2230  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
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  • Documents
    1808 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2136 - John Cagle
    1808 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2136 - John Cagle
    1817 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2324 - William Jones
    1817 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2324 - William Jones
    1825 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2667 - William Lakey
    1825 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2667 - William Lakey
    1825 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2731 - William Stutts
    1825 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2731 - William Stutts
    1834 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2907 - William Jones
    1834 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2907 - William Jones
    1846/1847 Record of Estates Book E Page 188/189, Moore County, NC - Estate of William Jones
    1846/1847 Record of Estates Book E Page 188/189, Moore County, NC - Estate of William Jones
    1846/1847 Record of Estates Book E Page 190/191, Moore County, NC - Estate of William Jones
    1846/1847 Record of Estates Book E Page 190/191, Moore County, NC - Estate of William Jones
    1846/1847 Record of Estates Book E Page 192/193, Moore County, NC - Estate of William Jones
    1846/1847 Record of Estates Book E Page 192/193, Moore County, NC - Estate of William Jones
    1846/1847 Record of Estates Book E Page 194/195, Moore County, NC - Estate of William Jones
    1846/1847 Record of Estates Book E Page 194/195, Moore County, NC - Estate of William Jones
    1846/1847 Record of Estates Book E Page 196/197, Moore County, NC - Estate of William Jones
    1846/1847 Record of Estates Book E Page 196/197, Moore County, NC - Estate of William Jones
    1846/1847 Record of Estates Book E Page 198/199, Moore County, NC - Estate of William Jones
    1846/1847 Record of Estates Book E Page 198/199, Moore County, NC - Estate of William Jones
    Map of Everet Wallace's Neighborhood in Moore County, NC
    Map of Everet Wallace's Neighborhood in Moore County, NC
    1868 Division of Land, Moore County, NC - William Jones, decd. and Amelia Jones, decd.
    1868 Division of Land, Moore County, NC - William Jones, decd. and Amelia Jones, decd.
    Division of Land of William Jones decd. and Amelia Jones, decd. and listing of heirs
    1868 Division of Land, Moore County, NC - William Jones, decd. and Amelia Jones, decd. (Page 2)
    1868 Division of Land, Moore County, NC - William Jones, decd. and Amelia Jones, decd. (Page 2)
    Division of Land of William Jones decd. and Amelia Jones, decd. and listing of heirs
    1868 Division of Land, Moore County, NC - William Jones, decd. and Amelia Jones, decd. (Page 3)
    1868 Division of Land, Moore County, NC - William Jones, decd. and Amelia Jones, decd. (Page 3)
    Division of Land of William Jones decd. and Amelia Jones, decd. and listing of heirs
    1825 Land Grant #2739, Moore County, NC - Leonard Furr
    1825 Land Grant #2739, Moore County, NC - Leonard Furr
    1834 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2908 - William Jones
    1834 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2908 - William Jones

    Headstones
    William Jones
    William Jones
    Husband of Amelia

    Histories
    1815 Tax List, Moore County, NC
    1815 Tax List, Moore County, NC
    Earliest complete tax list for Moore County. It is a very large file and may take additional time to load. Courtesy of James V. Comer and the NC Archives. [Located in Treasurer and Comptrollers Papers, Box 6. Moore County]
    1818-1823 Tax List, Moore County, NC
    1818-1823 Tax List, Moore County, NC
    Tax List for District #1 and District #2. While the exact date is uncertain based on a comparison of several landowners it is estimated to have been taken between 1818-1823. This was handed down by the family of Richard Street, tax assessor. during the time period. It is a very large file and may take additional time to load. Courtesy of James V. Comer and the Moore County Library.
    1847 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 9
    1847 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 9
    Located in the McKeithan Papers at the Moore County Historical Association. Courtesy of James V. Comer.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1119] A Guide to Moore County Cemeteries, Anthony E. Parker, (1976, Moore County Historical Association, Southern Pines, NC).