William Jones (1706 - 1761)

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Birthplace: Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA
Death: Died in Lunenburg, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
Managed by: Elizabeth Downs
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About William Jones

He was a very distinguished surveyor. Resided at Lunenburg, Mass., and built a castle as a defense against the Indians, on what is now called Jones Hill. He went to Nova Scotia to lay out some townships, and on the return voyage the vessel was wrecked and he perished, Jan. 26, 1761.

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William Jones's Timeline

1706
January 4, 1706
Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA
1733
December 26, 1733
Age 27
Lunenburg, MA, USA
1735
March 25, 1735
Age 29
Lunenburg, MA, USA
1735
Age 28
1737
May 11, 1737
Age 31
Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States
1737
Age 30
1740
April 18, 1740
Age 34
Lunenburg, MA, USA
1740
Age 33
1742
July 4, 1742
Age 36
Lunenburg, MA, USA
July 14, 1742
Age 36
Lunenburg, MA, USA