Heathcock Genealogy Database - Person Sheet
Heathcock Genealogy Database - Person Sheet
NamePleasant Louis Jones 179, 1C3R
Birth19 Dec 1835, Washington, Daviess Co IN
Death18 Sep 1920, Shelby Co TX Age: 84
FatherLewis Milton Jones (1790-1865)
MotherRebecca Roper (1803-1871)
Spouses
Birth28 Mar 1843, Blount Co AL
Death10 Jun 1907, Shelby Co TX Age: 64
FatherWilliam Pope Watkins (1811-1872)
ChildrenJunia J. (1866-1917)
 Hiram Hardy (1868-1920)
 Arthur Monroe (1871-1956)
 Ada Ora (1873-1880)
 Jesse Marshall (1876-1961)
 Cora Duetta (1879-1967)
 Pleasant Dalton (1882-1975)
 Robert Louis (1885-1970)
Notes for Pleasant Louis Jones
"The Pleasant L. Jones Family Bible"362

Births
Pleasant L. Jones was born on 12-19-1835
Nancy (Watkins) Jones, wife of Pleasant L. Jones, was born on March 28, 1843

Their children
Junia Jones was born on 12-12-1866
H. H. Jones was born on 12-18-1868
A. M. Jones was born on Feb 2, 1871
Ada Ora Jones was born on 11-1-1873
Willie J. Jones was born on 9-11-1875
J. M. Jones was born on 10-18-1876
Cora Duetta Jones was born on Jan 31, 1879
P. D. Jones was born on Jan 8, 1882
R. L. Jones was born on 4-28-1885

Marriages & Deaths
NOTE: The Pleasant L. Jones Family Bible did not have any marriage or death dates, but the compilier (sic) researched the Jones Family Records and genealogy and supplied the names, birth dates and death dates as follows:

Junia Jones married James Brown on 10-10-1886 and she died on July 4th, 1917.
Hiram Hardy (H. H.) Jones, Sr., married Mary Josephine Boniel on Jan 17, 1904 and he died on 11-14-1920.
Arthur Monroe (A. M.) Jones married Sadie Pearce on 12-28-1900 and he died on October 1956.
Ada Ora Jones died on 6-21-1880, age 7 years.
Willie J. Jones died on 11-8-1875, age 1 month and 17 days old.
Jesse M. Jones, Sr., married Lillie Francis Adams on 3-12-1905 and he died on Oct 14, 1961.
Corra Duetta Jones married Joe. C. Adams on 8-5-1903 and she died on October 1967.
Pleasant Dalton (P. D.) Jones married Dolly Blanche Smith on 12-26-1916 and he died on 4-9-1975.
Robert Louis (R. L.) Jones married Stella Parrish on 2-3-1924 and he died on 4-17-1970.

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NOTE: Two other names appear in this bible and they were the children of Junia Jones Brown, the grand children of Pleasant L. Jones, and they were: Joseph Stewart Brown who was born on 9-14-1887 and Cholie Brown who was born on 8-28-1889.

NOTE: The above Pleasant L. Jones Family Bible is now in the possession of Mrs. Geraldine Jones, the wife of H. H. Jones, Jr., deceased. H. H. Jones, Jr., was the grandson of Pleasant L. Jones.

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ALSO NOTE: Pleasant L. Jones kept the Family Records of Ebenezer and Mary (Roten) Jones, his grand-father and grand-mother and they are recorded as follows:

Births

William W. Jones born on 6-10-1784.
Enoch Jones was born on 10-23-1785.
Smith Jones was born on 11-13-1786.
Vance Jones was born on 4-23-1888 (1788?)
Lewis Jones was born on 6-23-1790.
Anna Jones was born on 3-21-1792.
Jesse Jones was born on 10-7-1793.
Hullum Jones was born on 4-17-1797.
Wiley Jones was born on 11-5-1798.
Mary Jones was born on 12-6-1799.
Nancy Jones was born on 3-7-1801.
Vincan Jones was born on 7-14-1804.
Sally Jones was born on 1-14-1804.
Debra Jones was born on 6-23-1806.
Juney O. Jones was born on 3-17-1807.

Marriages

William Jones married Mary "Polly" Johnson.
Dr. Enoch Jones married Nancy Swain.
Smith Jones records are untraced at this time.
Vance Jones was married to Ellen Scadder.
Lewis Jones was married three times, first to Elizabeth "Betsey" Barr, second to Annie Brown, and third to Rebecca (Rapier) McDonald.
Ann Jones was married to Mr. Hudhes. (sic, must be confused with Hobbs)
Jesse Jones was unmarried, killied by the Indians in 1812.
Hullum Jones was married to Sarah ---- Jones.
Wiley Jones was married to Annie Forden.
Mary Jones was married to John Allison.
Nancy Jones was married to Charles McCarty.
Vincent Jones was married to Elizabeth Burgarton.
Sally Jones was married to Elisha B. Clark.
Debra ("Kiby") Jones was married to Lewis Wise.
Junia O. ("Tincy") Jones was married to John Garten.
NOTE: Junia Owen "Tincy" Jones was named after the Owen Family, as they were close friends.

Deaths
William W. Jones died in Daviess County, Ind., date unknown.
Enoch Jones died in 1860.
Smith Jones died in 1861.
Vance Jones died in 1850.
Lewis Jones died on 6-21-1865.
Annie (Hudges) Jones death date unknown.
Jesse Jones scalped by the Indians and died in 1812.
Hullum Jones died in 1868.
Wiley Jones died in 1879.
Nancy (McCarth) Jones died in 1852.
Mary (Allison) Jones death date unknown.
Vinson Jones died in 1851.
Sally (Clark) Jones died in 1859.
Debra (Wise) Jones death date unknown.
Junia Owen "Tincy" (Garten) Jones died in 1891.

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NOTE: Some of the above dates were supplied by the Compiler from his records on the above Jones Families.
Notes for Pleasant Louis Jones
Shelby County in the Civil War601

NAME: Jones, Pleasant Louis
BORN: 12/19/1835 Daviess County Indiana
DIED/BURIED: 09/18/1920 Newburn Cemetery, Shelby County
SPOUSE: Nancy Ann Watkins, m. 1865
SERVICE: Served 2 years in Co. H, 11th Regiment Texas Infantry, Capt. Amason Afterward Capt. Johnson Col.. Roberts, Major Roundtree.
PENSION: #30696
PARENTS: Louis and Rebecca Roper McDonald Jones
COMMENTS: Texas 1841
Notes for Pleasant Louis Jones
1870 census of Shelby Co TX:

Jones, P.L. 32 M W Farmer 1,500 600 IN
Nancy 27 F W Keeps House AL
Junea J. 3 F W TX
Hiram H. 1 M W TX
Hall, James 24 M W Farmer TN
Jones, Rebecca 67 F W At Home VA
Last Modified 25 Aug 2003Created 19 Nov 2021 using Reunion for Macintosh
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