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Dinah Jones (Stanton)

Also Known As: "Diana Stanton"
Birthplace: Egg Harbour Township, Atlantic County, Province of New Jersey
Death: Died in Knottsville, Taylor County, Virginia (Present West Virginia), United States
Place of Burial: Grafton, Taylor County, West Virginia, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of John Stanton and Dinah Stanton
Wife of Jacob Jones
Mother of John Jones; Mary Brown; Benjamin Jones; Samuel Jones; William M. Jones and 3 others

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About Dinah Jones

David Gale had a daughter named Dinah who married John Stanton on Oct. 6, 1732. Dinah died (possibly of childbirth) and in 1749 John remarried but it is believed that Dinah and John had a daughter, also named Dinah. Dinah Stanton was born in 1735 in Egg Harbor, New Jersey.

Gale, Dinah, and John Staunton, Burlington 1732 Oct. 6

Extracted from "Archives of the State of New Jersey, First Series, Documents Relating to the Colonial

History of the State of New Jersey, Volume XXII, Marriage Records, 1665-1800; Edited, with an Historical

Introduction on the Early Marriage Laws of New Jersey, and the Precedents on which they were Founded; by

William Nelson; Paterson, N.J. 1900.

Reference to Dinah Staunton Jones died 1829 three weeks before her husband was the daughter of John Staunton and Dinah Gale. Mentions also Gale family of Little Egg Harbor. "West Virginians in the American Revolution p 153-154 for Jacob Jones, Ensign. By ross B. Johnston.

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Dinah Jones's Timeline

Egg Harbour Township, Atlantic County, Province of New Jersey
Age 31
Del. Co, VA
Age 32
Province of Virginia (Present West Virginia)
Age 33
Loudoun County, West Virginia
January 16, 1772
Age 37
Dunkards Creek, Monongalia Co, VA, USA
April 30, 1774
Age 39
Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States
October 31, 1775
Age 40
District of West Augusta, Province of Virginia
March 4, 1782
Age 47
West Virginia
Age 49
Monongalia,,West Virginia,USA