Heathcock Genealogy Database - Person Sheet
Heathcock Genealogy Database - Person Sheet
NameWiley Roten Jones , GGG Uncle
Birth5 Nov 1798
Death1879392 Age: 80
FatherEbenezer Jones (1763-1862)
MotherMary Wroten (1762-1829)
Birthca 1812, Indiana
Deathbef 1870 Age: 58
Marriage4 Jul 1829, Daviess Co IN
ChildrenLaura (1830-)
 Emily (1831-1866)
 Huldah (1835-)
 Martha (1837-)
 Charity (1839-)
 Margaret Alice (1843-)
Notes for Wiley Roten Jones
Wiley R. Jones appears in the 1830 census of Daviess Co Indiana (page 376):
One male 30-40
One female under 5
One female 15-20
Wiley Jones appears in the 1840 census of Daviess Co Indiana (page 33):
One male 40-50
Two females under 5
Two females 5-10
One female 10-15
Two females 20-30
One female 30-40
One female 50-60

It is not known who all of these females were--possibly a widowed sister or sister-in-law?

Wiley Roten Jones shows up twice in Daviess Co Indiana land entries.402

NW-SE-S33 [T4N R6W] 4-15-1839
SW-SE-S33 [T4N R6W] 1-21-1839

Wiley’s family, with father Ebenezer, is listed in the 1850 and 1860 Daviess Co census:

Daviess Co.1850 Washington, Indiana
Jones, Ebenezer 86 Preacher born Delaware
Jones, Wiley R. 51 Farmer 500 born North Carolina
Jones, Annie 39 born Indiana
Jones, Laura  20  born Indiana
Jones, Emily 18 born Indiana
Jones, Huldah 15 born Indiana
Jones, Martha 13 born Indiana
Jones, Charity 11 born Indiana
Jones, Alice 7 born Indiana

1860 Daviess Co. Washington, Indiana
Jones, Wiley 61 Farmer 2000 400 born North Carolina
Jones, Ann 48 born Indiana
Jones, Laura 29 born Indiana
Jones, Hulda 24 born Indiana
Jones, Charity 19 born Indiana
Jones, Margaret 16 born Indiana
Burch, Mary 9 born Indiana
Purcell, Masion 6 born Indiana
Purcell, Sylvester 5 born Indiana
Purcell, Jane 3 born Indiana
Jones, Ebenezer 97 born Delaware


Wiley, Laura, and Charity were listed in the 1870 census and Laura and Charity were listed in 1880:

1870 Daviess Co. Washington, Indiana
Jones, Wiley R. 72 Farmer 400 300 born North Carolina
Jones, Laura 39 born Indiana
Jones, Charity 30 born Indiana
Burch, Mary 18 born Indiana
Burch, Miletus 5 born Indiana
Burch, Wiley 4 born Indiana

1880 Daviess Co., Washington, Indiana
Jones, Laura 50 born Indiana
Jones, Charity 37 sister born Indiana
Burch, Wiley 13 nephew born Indiana

The Burch and Purcell kids were grandchildren of Wiley and Ann.403
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