Ruth Archer JONES

HAIRSTON.org ID#748, b. 31 July 1869, d. 21 November 1945
Father*Dr Robert Lewis JONES1 b. 20 Aug 1825, d. 21 Feb 1894
Mother*Elizabeth Perkins HAIRSTON b. 11 Nov 1834, d. 15 May 1923
Birth*Ruth Archer JONES was born on 31 July 1869 in Yalobusha County, Mississippi. 
She was the daughter of Dr Robert Lewis JONES and Elizabeth Perkins HAIRSTON.1 
County Change*1870 - Grenada County formed from Carroll, Yalobusha, Choctaw and Tallahatchie. 
Census 1880Ruth Archer JONES appeared on the 1880 census of Dr Robert Lewis JONES on 11 June 1880 in Grenada County, Mississippi; Robert Lewis Jones 54 b. VA, Lizzie H. Jones 44 b. VA, Roland W. 20 b. MS, Georgie H. 17 b. MS, Weet 15 b. MS, Ruth A. 14 b. MS, Marshall H. 7 b. MS, also i same house Armistead Leigh 26 (son in law), Lula J. Leigh (daughter) 23, Lizzie Leigh (granddaughter) 1.1

 
Married Name As of 19 May 1891,her married name was THOMAS. 
Marriage*Ruth Archer JONES married James Talbert THOMAS on 19 May 1891. 
Death*Ruth Archer JONES died on 21 November 1945 in Grenada, Mississippi, at age 76. 
Burial*She was buried in Odd Fellows Cemetery, Grenada, Mississippi. 

Family

James Talbert THOMAS b. 29 May 1860, d. 17 Oct 1942
Child

Sources (www.HAIRSTON.org)

  1. [S1880] 1880 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration - Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org.
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