Speed Jones & Mary Sergent
Family of Speed Jones & Mary Sergent©

Speed JONES5-778 was born about 1824 and died in 1900 in Harlan County, Kentucky. He is the son of John JONES5-4115 and one of John NOE's daughters1. Speed was a merchant in Harlan and Bell Counties. In 1845H*, he married Mary SERGENT born ca 1827 daughter of Ephraim and Deborah BYRD SERGENT.

    Speed and Mary had:
  1. Frances C born ca 1845 md 1860H* Leonard Farmer5-2044
  2. Emily born ca 1848 md 1861H* Dallas D HOWARD5-690
  3. Jane born ca 1850 (age 3 months at the census) md 1867H* William S BLANTON5-2692
  4. Sarah born ca 1854
  5. Milton born ca 1858 died by July 1899 md first Jane CARTER? and second to Louise TURNER, daughter of George Brittain TURNER & Margaret CRUMP. After Milton's death, Louise md William Z GILBERT.
  6. Martha Adaline b ca 1864

Speed and Mastin Green Jones were heirs at law in the disposition of the estate of Luke Noe who died ca 1890 intestate and without issue - children and grandchildren of his brothers and sisters were heirs. Speed and Green are both listed in a Harlan Circuit Court case regarding their father's estate.
source notes
1850 district 1 hh 19
1860 hh29
1870 Bell County, district 1 (Pineville & Flat Lick P.O.) hh33
1880 Harlan hh214

HCoD = Harlan County Death Records
H* = Harlan County Marriage Records
t = tombstone
5-#### = number in Harlan Connections

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