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171. Zadoc Wright JONES15,82,120,130 was born on 6 April 1843 in Rolla, Phelps County, Missouri.73,76 He died on 9 January 1905 at the age of 61 in Stoutland, Camden County, Missouri.76

Lived with older brother Thomas in 1860.
From the Phelps Co courthouse: Deed from Zadoc W. Jones, child and heir of Richard Jones to Thomas C. Harrison, his undivided 1/9 interest in his father's land. 25 Nov 1865.

1880. Arlington Twp, Phelps Co MO, p.287d. Wife. M. L. age 31 [Mary L. Fulbright - 2nd wife], her father b. NC, mother b. TN. Children: Martha, 9, Robert R. 7, J. H. 5, Lulu B. 2, and S. B. 1 [female].


From: "Billy Jones" <marbil@jobe.net>
To: "Kay Haden" <rhaden@sw.rr.com>
Date: Wed, 4 Dec 2002 17:57:42 -0600
As for our connection: my husband:
Billy Joe Jones
His dad: Robert Ernest Jones
His dad: Joseph Harvey Jones
His dad: Zadok Wright Jones
His dad: Richard Jones
His dad: Clabourne Jones
His dad: Charles Jones
Keep up the good work!
Marlene

Lulu, daughter of Zadoc, stated in a letter that her parents had 2 girls and 5 boys. Ten in all, but the 7 was all that lived to be grown.

Letter written by Zadoc's widow.
Zadok Wright Jones was born April the 6th 1843 in Phelps Co, Mo, near Rolleigh [Rolla] on dry fork he lived with his parents, his Mother died when he was 2 years old his Father then moved to little piny and there his Father died when he was 9 years old. he then went Mcdonel Co Mo to live with his Sister. he come to Laclede co in Jan 1868 and in Nov 29 1868 was married to Mary Fulbright. they moved to Camden Co Mo where he died in Jan the 19 1905 and he was buried at the hooper grave yard. he died of pneumonia fever which lasted 8 days. farewell dear husband it is hard to give thee up, but tho art gone to rest. gone to god and their is no Sickness nor Sorrow in heaven but all is joy and peace and happiness around the throne of the majesty on high eternally in the heavens. O how we miss thee. while me and my poor children are left alone in this lonesome world, but we trust in our Blessed Savior who will be with us in all our trials on earth and when we are done with the trials of earth we hope to meet on that Beautiful Shore where parting will be no more sorrow it be delightful when we all arrive at home. many are the lonely hours spent without you
your own, Mary

Zadoc Wright JONES and Martha E. HART were married on 19 April 1866 in Phelps County, Missouri.76,87 Martha E. HART was born on 10 March 1848.127 She died in August 1866 at the age of 18.76 Buried on property homesteaded by Willis O. Bryant. Charted by Clair V. Mann in 1942.

Zadoc Wright JONES and Mary Lavina Elizabeth FULBRIGHT were married on 20 November 1868 in Sleeper, LaClede County, Missouri.76,79,131 Mary Lavina Elizabeth FULBRIGHT, daughter of Levi Coulter FULBRIGHT and Nancy Emily HILLHOUSE, was born on 18 March 1848 in Springfield, Greene County, Missouri.74 She died on 11 March 1913 at the age of 64 in Lebanon, Wilson County, Tennessee.74

Zadoc Wright JONES and Mary Lavina Elizabeth FULBRIGHT had the following children:

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i.

Martha JONES82 was born in 1871 in Missouri.130

Martha "Mattie" married Ewin Allman. She was struck by a train at Loneville, Kansas and died in the hospital at Parsons, a short time later.

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ii.

Robert R. JONES82 was born in 1873 in Missouri.130 He died in 1890 at the age of 17.82

Robert was drowned in a pond on the old home farm when he was 17.

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iii.

Joseph Harvey JONES.

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iv.

Lulu Bertha JONES82 was born in 1878 in Missouri.130 It is possible the birth of Lulu caused the death of Zadoc's first wife Martha and was not Mary's child.

I believe Lula's married name was Pauley. She wrote a letter to Marlene Jones, probably in 1971, part of which Marlene copied and sent on to Paul Barker.

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v.

Squire Bryant JONES132 was born in 1879 in Missouri.130