Married Mary M. Lollar [2 Nov 1811 - 5 Mar 1902] in Kentucky. Both buried Antioch Cemetery, Dade Co.
1850 Census. Cumberland, Kentucky. Hh 295
William J. and Mary first appear in Dade Co in 1860 - their youngest child, Virginia, 8 years old, was born in Kentucky, so they did not move to Missouri as early as some of the other families. There is a Polly Jones in the Dade Co 1880 census.
1860 Dade Co MO Census, Polk Twp, p.45; dwelling 297. William J. Jones, 46 b. KY, Mary age 46 b. KY, James A. 19, John N. 17, Sally A. 15, Jacob 14, Napolean 11, and Virginia 8.
1870 Dade Co, Polk Twp, p.81a, Dwelling 32. William Jones, age 57, Farmer, b. KY. Mary age 58 b. KY. William N. age 20 [Napoleon?] and Virginia age 16. William, George, and Fleming live all in a row.
Virginia E. Jones married Ephraim Shrum, 7 Oct 1875 in Dade Co MO. Ephraim probably a son of John Shrum who married Elizabeth Jones, by John's first marriage.
1880 Dade Co MO Census, Center Twp. Found a Polly Jones, age 63, b. KY living alone near George & Luana. The age is off a few years - she should have been 68.
William J. JONES and Mary M. LOLLAR had the following children: