Standridge / Renfroe and Related Families Genealogy, Mary Standridge Jones Family

Jemina C. Roberts Jones

Wife of Martin Jones
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Martin Jones
Son of James and Mary STandridge Jones
June 12, 1866

Note by Betty: This document was shared by Sherlyn Greaves, great great granddaughter of Mary Standridge Jones. Jemina Catherine Roberts Jones is the sister-in-law to Elizabeth Hampton. Elizabeth is swearing to the marriage of her brother and Jemina. Jemina Roberts is the daughter of John and Rachel Roberts and also sister to Sarah Ann Roberts, who married Luke Blevins, son of Squire Black and Rhoda Standridge Blevins.
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State of Missouri, County of Christain, on this 12th day of June 1866 personally appeared before me, John Pettijohn, Clerk of the County Court, and for the said County, ELIZABETH HAMPTON (this is Elizabeth Jones Hampton, daughter of James and Mary Standridge Jones and wife of Andrew Hampton) of Stone County, Mo. being duly sworn according to ..........?, and says that she is personally aquainted with Martin J. Jones who was a Private in Co. B, 6th Reg., Mo. Cav. and has been well aquainted with Jemina C. Jones and has been for 20 years past and Mrs. Jones maiden name was Jemina C. Roberts and she further knows that they were married on the 1st day of January 1857 by Eli Golston, a justice of the peace, in and for the county of Carroll in the state of Arkansas for she was present and witnessed the marriage ceremony and she further knows that they lived and cohabited together as man and wife from that day until he became a soldier as aforesaid and have children.........on the following days and dates to wit Sarah A. born the 28th November 1861 and she further knows the records of Carroll County were destoryed during the Rebellion and that said Eli Golston has departed this life and that she has no interest in the procurement of this claim.
Elizabeth Hampton
her mark
Pleasant C. Wade
his mark
W. P. Cox
his mark
G. F. W. Taylor
Martin J. Jones, Corporal, in George E. Gaddy's Union Unit
Mary Standridge Jones@ Rootsweb
Sarah Ann Jones Blaylock,Granddaughter of Mary Standridge

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