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View Tree for Francis Fitzgerald JonesFrancis Fitzgerald Jones (b. 09 Nov 1807, d. 02 Jul 1864)

Francis Fitzgerald Jones (son of George William Jones and Elizabeth Fitzgerald)577, 578, 579 was born 09 Nov 1807 in Nottoway Co., Virginia580, and died 02 Jul 1864 in "The Oaks", Brunswick Co., Virginia. He married (1) Sarah Green Thweatt on 16 Dec 1830 in Mantus, Chesterfield Co. Virginia581, daughter of Thomas Thweatt and Sarah Green Thweatt. He married (2) Mary Harriet Bolling on 27 Jul 1857582, daughter of Samuel Pryor Bolling and Ann Willis Elliot.

 Includes NotesNotes for Francis Fitzgerald Jones:
Dr. William M. Pritchett, Civil War Soldiers from Brunswick County, Virginia www.virginians.com

Francis Fitzgerald Jones (9 Nov. 1807 - 2 July 1865) married Sarah Green Thweatt (15 Jan. 1813 - 31 Aug. 1854) in Chesterfield County 24 November (bond) 1830. She was the daughter of Thomas Thweatt and Sarah Green Thweatt of Dinwiddie. In November 1826 Jones bought 1,491 acres on the Nottoway River and Hickory Run in Brunswick County from Nathaniel Coleman and his wife, Elizabeth.

Jones moved to Brunswick County in 1836 and lived at "The Oaks" northeast of Rawlings on present-day Highway 610. For several years Francis operated a male school at "The Oaks," offering instruction in the usual English and classical curriculum, mainly for his own children. Concord Presbyterian Church is on land given by Francis Jones.

Francis F. Jones served the unexpired term of Edward P. Scott in the Virginia Senate representing Brunswick, Dinwiddie, and Greensville counties (1850).

"Sallie" died of consumption and is buried at "The Oaks." On 27 July 1857 Francis married Mary Harriet Bolling (21 Nov. 1810 - 25 Dec. 1860), then the widow of Dr. John Feild.

Twice a widower before the Civil War began, Francis saw six sons called to serve in the Confederate Army: Benjamin, George, Thomas, Francis, William, and Freeman. Francis lived to see all return.
Francis died with consumption 2 July 1865 and was buried in the Francis Jones Family Cemetery at "The Oaks." His tombstone identifies him as "Honorable Francis F. Jones."

Francis died before 1865 when the account of his estate sale was returned.
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Virginia, BRUNSWICK, Roll 937 Book 1, Page 308a Enumerated Sep. 4, 1850
BRUNSWICK COUNTY, VIRGINIA 1850 Census - Northern Division
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11 367 367 JONES Francis F. 42 M Planter8,671.25 Va.
12 367 367 JONES Sarah G. 37 F Va.
13 367 367 JONES Sarah 18 F Va.
14 367 367 JONES Lucy 17 F Va.
15 367 367 JONES George 15 M Va. X
16 367 367 JONES Thomas 13 M Va. X
17 367 367 JONES Francis 11 M Va. X
18 367 367 JONES Benjamin 9 M Va. X
19 367 367 JONES Harriet 7 F Va.
20 367 367 JONES William 5 M Va.
21 367 367 JONES Freeman 3 M Va.
22 367 367 JONES Susan 2 F Va.
23 367 367 STITH Rosa Ann 32 F Va.
24 367 367 BEAUFORD John R. 27 M Teacher Va.
25 367 367 MALONE George A. 20 M Overseer
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Parents:
Father: GEORGE JONES Family
Mother: ELIZABETH FITZGERALD
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Marriages:
Spouse: SARAH GREEN THWEATT
Marriage: 24 NOV 1830 , Chesterfield, Virginia
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The Library of Virginia:
Item Stasus: In-Library Use-5, Location: Archives and Manuscripts Room, Collection: Manuscripts, Call No.: 34058 Barcode: 413083
This chart consists of 2 oversized sheets containing the descendants of Francis Fitzgerald Jones of Brunswick County, Virginia, (1807-1865) and his wife Sara Green Thweatt (1813-1854) and their twelve children. There is also a brief line of descent from the Rev. Richard Jones to Francis F. Jones.
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The Library of Virginia:

Bible of Francis Fitzgerald Jones (1807-1864).
Record is a typed transcript. Areas covered are Brunswick, Chesterfield, and Greensville Counties, and Petersburg, Virginia, and Mississippi. Bible printed in 1846. Other surnames mentioned: Beale, Bolling, Feild, Morrison, Pope, Pryor, Smith, Thweatt, Truxton, and Wilson.
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URL (Click on link) http://lvaimage.lib.va.us/VHI/html/08/0091.html
Bible Record Image
Title Jones family Bible record, 1807-1918.
Material 3 leaves.
Gen. note Located in Bible Records Box 191.

Summary
Record is a typed transcript. Areas covered are Brunswick, Chesterfield, and Greensville Counties, and Petersburg, Virginia, and Mississippi. Bible printed in 1846. Other surnames mentioned: Beale, Bolling, Feild, Morrison, Pope, Pryor, Smith, Thweatt, Truxton, and Wilson.
Format Photocopies.
Originals VHI. The Bible of Francis Fitzgerald Jones. Petersburg files.

More About Francis Fitzgerald Jones:
Burial: Aft. 02 Jul 1864, Francis Jones Family Cemetery at "The Oaks." Brunswick Co., Virginia.
Census: 04 Sep 1850, Virginia, BRUNSWICK, Roll 937 Book 1, Page 308a.
Occupation 1: 16 Aug 1860, Farmer St Andrews Parish.
Occupation 2: 04 Sep 1850, Planter, Slave Owner.
Property: Nov 1826, Jones bought 1, 491 acres on the Nottoway River and Hickory Run in Brunswick County from Nathaniel Coleman and his wife, Elizabeth..583
Residence 1: 1860, St Andrews Parish, Brunswick, Virginia.584
Residence 2: 1850, "The Oaks" Northern Division, Brunswick, Virginia.585
Value of Personal Estate: 16 Aug 1860, $74, 000 St Andrews Parish.
Value of Real Estate 1: 16 Aug 1860, $30, 000 St Andrews Parish.
Value of Real Estate 2: 04 Sep 1850, $8, 671.25.

More About Francis Fitzgerald Jones and Sarah Green Thweatt:
Marriage 1: 16 Dec 1830, Mantus, Chesterfield Co. Virginia.586
Marriage 2: 24 Nov 1830, Chesterfield, Virginia.587

 Includes NotesMarriage Notes for Francis Fitzgerald Jones and Sarah Green Thweatt:
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, International Genealogical Index (R), Copyright (c) 1980, 2000, data as of January 2000.

FRANCIS FITZGERALD JONES Spouse: SARAH GREEN THWEATT Marriage: 24 Nov 1830 Chesterfield, Virginia Film or fiche number 1760810
FamilySearch™ International Genealogical Index v5.0 North America
FRANCIS FITZGERALD JONES Male
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Parents:
Father: GEORGE JONES Family
Mother: ELIZABETH FITZGERALD
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Marriages:
Spouse: SARAH GREEN THWEATT Family
Marriage: 24 NOV 1830, Chesterfield, Virginia
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The Library of Virginia:
URL (Click on link) http://lvaimage.lib.va.us/VHI/html/08/0091.html Bible Record Image
Title Jones family Bible record, 1807-1918.
Material 3 leaves.
Gen. note Located in Bible Records Box 191.

Summary
Record is a typed transcript. Areas covered are Brunswick, Chesterfield, and Greensville Counties, and Petersburg, Virginia, and Mississippi. Bible printed in 1846. Other surnames mentioned: Beale, Bolling, Feild, Morrison, Pope, Pryor, Smith, Thweatt, Truxton, and Wilson.
Format Photocopies.
Originals VHI. The Bible of Francis Fitzgerald Jones. Petersburg files.

Francis Fitzgerald Jones and Sally G. Thweatt were married Dec. 16th, 1830, at Mantua, Chesterfield, the residence of her uncle R. M. Thweatt.

More About Francis Fitzgerald Jones and Mary Harriet Bolling:
Marriage 1: 27 Jul 1857588
Marriage 2: 23 Oct 1857
Marriage 3: 27 Oct 1857, Brunswick Co., Virginia.589

Children of Francis Fitzgerald Jones and Sarah Green Thweatt are:
  1. Sarah Elizabeth Jones, b. 22 Nov 1831, Brunswick Co., Virginia, d. Abt. 1857.
  2. Lucy Osborne Jones, b. 11 Feb 1833590, d. Bet. 1849 - 1927.
  3. +George William Jones, b. 27 Sep 1834, Nottoway Co., Virginia591, 592, d. WFT Est. 1863-1925.
  4. +Thomas Thweatt Jones, b. 23 Aug 1836, Amelia Co., Virginia592, 593, d. 25 May 1903, Petersburg, Virginia594.
  5. Francis Green Jones, b. 02 Dec 1838, Brunswick Co., Virginia594, 595, d. 1898596.
  6. Benjamin Crawley Jones, b. 14 Sep 1840, Brunswick Co., Virginia596, 597, d. 1866598.
  7. Harriet Feild Jones, b. 26 Oct 1842599, d. Abt. 1881.
  8. +William Fitzgerald Jones, b. 08 Oct 1844, Virginia600, 601, d. 1903, Virginia602, 603.
  9. +Freeman Ward Jones, b. 07 Aug 1846, Brunswick Co., Virginia604, 605, d. 03 Nov 1904606.
  10. Susan Alice Jones, b. 09 May 1848, Virginia607, d. 13 Oct 1874.
  11. James Archibald Jones, b. 05 May 1851, Virginia608, d. 06 Apr 1909, Brunswick, Co., Virginia.
  12. Rodger Gregory Jones, b. 13 Feb 1854, Virginia609, d. 28 Dec 1891.
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