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Albert Jones

Birthdate: (86)
Birthplace: Brentford, Greater London, England
Death: December 9, 1925 (86)
Provo, Utah, Utah, USA
Place of Burial: Provo, Utah, Utah, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Samuel Jones and Sarah Ann Jones
Husband of Sarah Ann Jones
Father of Jane Halladay Jones; Abraham Halladay Jones; Albert William Jones; Mabel Jones and Either Jones
Brother of Samuel Stephen Jones

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About Albert Jones

Albert traveled with his mother, Sarah Ann Bradshaw Till Jones, and his brother, Samuel Stephen Jones, on the 1856 Martin Handcart Company. As described in his journal, he also crossed the plains in 1862 as an out-and-back teamster with the Homer Duncan Company, reportedly the fastest round trip ox train dispatched from the Valley.

Albert Jones was a survivor of the Martin Handcart Company. He was 18 years old when he entered the Salt Lake Valley.


Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel, 1847–1868 Edward Martin Company (1856) Age 16


Departure: 28 July 1856 Arrival: 30 November 1856

Company Information: 5th handcart company contained 575 individuals, 145 handcarts, and 8 wagons were in this company when it began its journey from the outfitting post at Iowa City, Iowa.

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Birth: Aug. 28, 1839 Brentford Greater London, England

Death: Dec. 9, 1925 Provo Utah County Utah, USA

Father: Samuel JONES

Mother: Sarah (Sarah Ann) BRADSHAW


Family links:

Parents:
  • Sarah Bradshaw Vincent (1802 - 1867)
Spouses:
  • Ellen Norgrove Jones (1864 - 1943)*
  • Jane Park Jones (1842 - 1933)*
  • Sarah Ann Halladay Jones (1854 - 1854)*
Children:
  • Jane Halladay Jones (1875 - 1890)*
  • Abraham Halladay Jones (1877 - 1962)*
  • Albert William Jones (1881 - 1965)*
  • Mabel Jones (1882 - 1890)*
  • Evelyn Norgrove Jones (1884 - 1888)*
  • Either Jones (1888 - 1888)*

Burial: Provo City Cemetery Provo Utah County Utah, USA Plot: Block 1 Lot 38

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Albert Jones's Timeline

1839
August 28, 1839
Brentford, Greater London, England
1875
March 4, 1875
Age 35
Provo, Utah County, Utah Territory, United States
1877
March 11, 1877
Age 37
Provo, Utah County, Utah Territory, United States
1881
March 22, 1881
Age 41
Provo, Utah County, Utah Territory, United States
1882
October 31, 1882
Age 43
Provo, Utah County, Utah Territory, United States
1888
April 26, 1888
Age 48
Provo, Utah County, Utah Territory, United States
1925
December 9, 1925
Age 86
Provo, Utah, Utah, USA
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Provo, Utah, Utah, USA