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William Jones

Birthplace: Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA
Death: Died in Lunenburg, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Capt. Josiah Jones, Jr. and Abigail Jones (Barnes)
Husband of Sarah Jones (Locke)
Father of Sarah Foster (Jones); William Jones; Abigail Foskett (Jones); Enos Jones, Twin; Josiah Jones and 3 others
Brother of Daniel Jones; Abigail Williams; Josiah Jones and Elisha Jones

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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

January 4, 1706
Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA
March 25, 1735
Age 29
Lunenburg, MA, USA
May 11, 1737
Age 31
Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States
April 18, 1740
Age 34
Lunenburg, MA, USA
July 4, 1742
Age 36
Lunenburg, MA, USA
July 14, 1742
Age 36
Lunenburg, MA, USA
October 23, 1744
Age 38
Lunenburg, MA, USA
July 15, 1747
Age 41
Lunenburg, MA, USA
August 18, 1753
Age 47
Lunenburg, MA, USA