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Esther Jones (RICHTER)

Also Known As: "Righter", "Laussat", "Jones"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Roxborough Philadelphia County Pennsylvania
Death: Died in Roxborough Philadelphia County Pennsylvania
Place of Burial: Leverington Cemetery Roxborough Philadelphia County Pennsylvania
Immediate Family:

Daughter of John RICHTER and Eleanor RICHTER
Wife of Horatio Gates Jones
Mother of Col. John R. Jones; Ellen Marie Higgins and Hettie Jones, Civil War Nurse

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Immediate Family

About Esther Jones

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=39294771

Esther was the daughter of John & Eleanor (Bankson) Richter. Note for some of the family after 1863 the spelling for Richter changed to Righter.

On 3 Sep 1801 Esther married Rev. Horatio Gates Jones. He was the son of Rev. David & Anne (Stillwell) Jones.

The couple had 4 children.

1. Ann Marie, no info 2. Col. John Richter, 1803-1863, 5 ch 3. Ellen Marie, 1805-1854, m. Geo Higgins, no ch. 4. Hester Ann, 1807-1864, never married

In 1805 because of her health the couple moved to her farm in Roxborough. Sadly, Esther died a few years later. She is buried near her father in this cemetery.

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Esther Jones's Timeline

1777
1777
Roxborough Philadelphia County Pennsylvania
1803
October 2, 1803
Age 26
Salem County New Jersey,
1805
1805
Age 28
RoxboroughPhiladelphia County Pennsylvania
1807
September 12, 1807
Age 30
Pennsylvania
1808
1808
Age 31
Roxborough Philadelphia County Pennsylvania
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Leverington Cemetery Roxborough Philadelphia County Pennsylvania