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Jemima Standefer (Jones)

Birthplace: Henry, Virginia, United States
Death: Died in Marion, Tennessee, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Thomas Jones and Mary Jones
Wife of William P. Standefer
Mother of Frances 'Fanny' Hendrix; Martha Standifer; James Standefer; Luke Standefer; William H/J Standefer and 7 others
Sister of Susannah Griffith; Mary Peak; Nancy Standifer; Lydia Peak and Fanny Rippetoe

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About Jemima Standefer

Mary Jones, Bledsoe Co, TN to dau Jermina Standifer, wife of William Standifer....negro girl Becky, 7 yrs old. Proven 4/5/1824 by witnesses Adam Lamb and Mark Hendrix. Deed Book "A" p 167 (


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Jemima Standefer's Timeline

August 15, 1761
Henry, Virginia, United States
June 24, 1779
Age 17
Henry, Virginia, United States

Circuit Court, Henry Co., VA. (Typed from original document): "Know all men by these presents that we William Standiford and John Rentfro of the County of Henry are held and firmly bound unto the Commonwealth of Virginia in the just sum of Fifty pounds current money. To which payment will truly be made we bind ourselves, our Heirs, Spons & Amd firmly by these presents Sealed with our Seals and Dated this 24th Day of June 1779. Whereas there is a marriage depending and my God's permission surely intended between the above bound William Standiford and Jemima Jones Daughter of Thomas Jones. Now the condition of the above Obligation is such that if there is no Lawful cause to obstruct the said marriage then the above obligation to be void or else to remain in full force Power and Virtue.
Signed, Sealed and Delivered in the presence of William Standiford and John Rentfro.

July 29, 1781
Age 19
Henry, Virginia, United States
January 19, 1783
Age 21
Henry, Virginia
September 10, 1784
Age 23
Virginia, United States
May 23, 1786
Age 24
Henry, Virginia, United States
May 29, 1788
Age 26
Franklin, Virginia, United States
May 17, 1790
Age 28
Blackwater, Franklin, Virginia, United States
February 11, 1794
Age 32
Franklin, Virginia, United States
August 3, 1795
Age 33
Franklin, Virginia, United States