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Isaiah Jones

Isaiah Jones
b. 16 January 1775, Guilford County, North Carolina, to Isaac and Elizabeth (Cox) Jones
d. about 1846, Iowa

m. about 1795
Martha East
b. February 1777, North Carolina
d. 8 September 1858, Iowa

Children with Martha East:

  • Mary
  • Elizabeth
  • Isaac
  • William
  • Henry
  • Alexander
  • Martha
  • Sarah “Sally” married James W. Cross
  • Rachel

Isaiah resided in three Indiana counties: Marion, Hendricks, and Morgan. He left Indiana for Iowa about 1847.

Submitted by:
Barbara Mullendore Calvert
Caldwell NJ

James W Cross

James W Cross
b. 1820, Ohio or Indiana
d. after 1875, possibly Osborne County, Kansas

m. 2 April 1837, Marion County, Indiana
Sarah “Sally” Jones
b. 24 March 1814, possibly in Guilford County, North Carolina, to Isaiah and Martha (East) Jones
d. 1887, Kansas

Children with Sarah Jones:

  • Eli
  • William
  • John married Hattie Welch (moved from Iowa to Kansas)
  • Martha
  • James
  • Isaac

James and Sally lived in Marion County, Indiana, and emigrated from there to Keokuk, Iowa, about 1845-1847.

Submitted by:
Barbara Mullendore Calvert
Caldwell NJ