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Wiley Jones
Full Name: Wiley Jones
Date of birth: November 8, 1803
Date of death: August 13, 1867

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 46 Nov 2, 1863 - Aug 6, 1866 10th     Gainesville / Cooke   Archer, Baylor, Clay, Cooke, Hardeman, Haskell, Jack, Knox, Montague, Throckmorton, Wichita, Wilbarger, Wise, Young
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • John Manson Mathis biographical sketch, pp. 178-179. Relatives: John M. Mathis - son-in-law; Wiley Jones - father-in-law. Democratic elector in 1912; former member and chairman of Eighth District Democratic Committee. Texas Under Many Flags, HeritageQuest Online.
  • Other Resources
  • Ancestral file lists Wiley Jones - born in North Carolina; birth date 11/8/1803; died in Leo, Cooke County, TX; death date 8/13/1867; wife Annie Duckett. FamilySearch.
  • Individual record lists Wiley Jones - born in Buncombe, NC; birth date 11/8/1803. FamilySearch.
  • Census of 1880, Henderson, Rusk, TX, lists Rev. J.S. Mathis household - wife A.A. [Jones Mathis] of N.C.; son John, other household member Ailsey Duckett of N.C.. HeritageQuest Online.
  • "Wiley Jones was born on November 8, 1803. He married Annie Duckett. They moved to Leo, Texas where they remained. Wiley died on August 13, 1867 and Mary on April 9, 1868." Jones Family, 2000.
  • Interment in Jones Cemetery, Cooke County, TX. RootsWeb.com Internet genealogical service.
  • Committee Informationtop
    10th R.S. - 1863
    Frontier Defense and Protection  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
    Stock and Stock Raising  
     

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