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Surnames: JONES DAVIS ADAMS DUER MORLAN
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The following is extracted from the "Hawkeye Heritage" a publication of the Iowa
Genealogical Society in Des Moines. This was published in Summer 1996. It was submitted
by Larry Allan, who was a well known researcher of these families.
His submission was several pages long.
I will transcribe it a little at a time. Abrreviations & spelling are as they were in
"Title: Bible Records -- Davis and Jones
Bible Records of William and Abigail (Davis) Jones
William Jones is believed to have been born in N.C. or Lincoln County, KY. The family
moved from Casey County, KY, to Washington County, IN in 1820 then to Warren Township,
Putnam County, IN. They migrated to Appanoose and Wayne Counties in Iowa in 1851.
Family Record, p. 3 Marriages. Two columns:
"Allen A. Adams & Mary Abigail Morlan was married September 30th, 1858
John H. Adams was born September 1, 1859
Lucinda Elizabeth Jane was born March 2nd, 1862
Allen Albert Adams was born March 15th, 1864
Alvin Theodore Adams was born September 24th, 1869
Elven Marion Adams was born December 6, 1873
Written above column 2, "Mary O. Jones Cates died September 6, 1952, age 86 years, 3
months and 7 days"
John A. Jones family
Aaron W, son of J.A. & S. J. Jones was born May 3rd, 1866 and departed this life May
Mary Oliska Jones was born June 19th, 1867
Jessie Millicent jones born April 8th, 1870
Cora Adda Jones was born June 22, 1873
John William Jones was born June 20, 1876 and died February 7, 1903
Rachel Clarissa Abigail Jones was born February 13, 1878 and died November 24th, 1897
John Allen Jones was born April 25th, 1842 and passed away January 7th, 1929 at the age of
86 years, 8 months and 12 days.
Sarah J. (Duer) Jones was born January 15, 1848 and passed away July 31, 1934 age 86
years, 6 months and 15 days."
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