McDonald County Genealogy
Polly Florelda Jones Morgan
by Royce Jones
Polly Florelda Jones Morgan Married John Allen Morgan Oct. 26, 1848. Some researchers say they were born in Carter Co., TN. However, two years after they were married they were in DeKalb Co, Al 1850 census report. 1870 census they and 3 children were in McDonald Co, MO. Their home Richwood, McDonald Co., MO. Post Office Pineville, MO. John A. Morgan b. 1923 Tn. d. 1896 Barry Co., MO. Polly Florelda Jones b. 1827 TN d. 1896 in Barry Co., MO.
George Washington Morgan b. 9 Nov. 1851, DeKalb Co., AL Died 6 Oct 1924, Witchita, Kansas. Married Mary Frances Sims born 1855 died 1920. Children: Lee Ora (1877-1947), Charles N. (1879-1964), John Carl (1882- 1958) Mytrtle Angeline(1885-), Geogia Mae (1887-), Iva Wilmerth (1889-), Maude Gertrude (1891-1965), Mary Delta (1893-)Flossie Belle 1894-1939)
John Wesley Morgan b.1 Sept 1856,
Rachel Angeline Morgan b. 1860 Arkansas.
Florelda Jane b.17 May 1864, AR. d. 1866.
Meletha Ellen b. 10 Oct 1865 Marion Co., AR. Meletha Ellen married Charles Albert Stites (1862-1940) they married 1883 she died 11 09 1940 in Broken Arrow, OK. Children: Lulu Mae (1888-1965)
This information was furnished to me by a distant cousin who is working on our lines and I have copy/pasted it here. Polly Froelda Jones was the daughter and eldest child of Joseph and Rachel Walker Jones. I have Rachel's family record and it records 13 surviving children the last being my great grandfather James Madison Jones. If anyone has a connection to this family I would appreciate your information.