Augustus Jones

Male 1752 - Aft 1835


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  • Name  Augustus Jones 
    Born  11 Aug 1752  Saybrook, Middlesex Co, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  Aft 1835  Saybrook, Middlesex Co, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Augustus JONES fought in the revolution. 15 July 1775 he enlisted in the Connecticut Militia and served as private under Capt. Edward SHIPMAN in the 6th Company, Col. Chas. WEBB's 7th Regiment. Augustus was discharged 18 Dec 1775. The companies in this regiment were stationed at various points along the [Long Island] Sound until 14 Sep 1775 when on requisition from Washington, the regiment was ordered to the Boston Camps. There it was assigned to Gen. Sullivan's Brigade on Winter Hill at the left of the beseiging line, and remained until the expiration of the term of service in Dec 1775. !Connecticut in the Revolution; Henry P. Johnson, Hartford, 1889

      Augustus JONES applied for Revolutionary War pension 10 Sep 1832. (Pension File #S18059). He was born at Saybrook and he lived there at time of enlistment. He applied for the pension there as well. !Abstracts of Rev. War Pension Files; p.1868

      Augustus JONES received a pension for service as private in the Connecticut troops under Captains Shipman, Buck, and Shepley. !DAR Lineage Book; 141:191 The Pension Roll of 1835 contains this listing for Augustus JONES in Middlesex Co, CT. Annual allowance $66.66, received $199.98, Massachusetts continental army. Placed on pension Roll 12 Aug 1833; pension commenced 4 Mar 1831; age 82. This listing also indicates his rank(s) was Sergt. & Lt. which may be an error and meant a "ditto" of private.
    Person ID  I21913  Bryant
    Last Modified  10 Jun 2007 

    Father  Ephraim Jones,   b. 26 Oct 1704, Saybrook, Middlesex Co, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 1796, Westbrook, Middlesex Co, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Hannah Bates,   b. 12 Jul 1710, Saybrook, Middlesex Co, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  16 Mar 1726/27  Westbrook, Middlesex Co, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    • Ephraim Jones & Hannah Bate were marryed each to other March 16th 1727.
      They were married by Rev. William Worthington.
    Family ID  F1485  Group Sheet

    Family 1  Mehetabel Chapman,   b. Jan 1759, Westbrook, Middlesex Co, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1793 
    Married  10 Dec 1777  Westbrook, Middlesex Co, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    • They were married by the Rev. John Devotion.
    Children 
     1. Abigail "Nabby" Jones,   b. Bef 10 Nov 1782, Westbrook, Middlesex Co, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1855, probably, Lenox, Madison Co, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Augustus Jones,   d. 1841, Lake Erie Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Hitty Jones,   b. Oct 1787, Westbrook, Middlesex Co, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Charlotte Jones,   b. Abt 1789, Westbrook, Middlesex Co, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1870 and 1880, probably, Madison Co, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Asa Jones,   b. Abt 1789, Westbrook, Middlesex Co, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F1483  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Mehetible (Hetty) Buell,   b. Between 1770 and 1780,   d. 1852 
    Married  13 Jun 1802  1st Ecclesiastical Society Congressional Church, Clinton, Middlesex Co, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 13 June 1802, Augustus JONES of Saybrook with Sally BUEL, No. 186
    Children 
     1. Eveline C. Jones,   b. 1816, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Oct 1850, Lorain Co, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F1484  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 11 Aug 1752 - Saybrook, Middlesex Co, Connecticut Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 10 Dec 1777 - Westbrook, Middlesex Co, Connecticut Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 13 Jun 1802 - 1st Ecclesiastical Society Congressional Church, Clinton, Middlesex Co, Connecticut Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Aft 1835 - Saybrook, Middlesex Co, Connecticut Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S58] Bailey, Early CT Marr., Frederic W. Bailey, (Bureau of American Ancestry, 1898), 2nd book; p.113.

    2. [S48] Chapman Family, Chapman, Rev. F. W., A. M., (Case, Tiffany and Company, Hartford, CT, 1854), p.258.

    3. [S357] Saybrook Vital Records, (CONNECTICUT HISTORICAL SOCIETY, Hartford, CT).

    4. [S58] Bailey, Early CT Marr., Frederic W. Bailey, (Bureau of American Ancestry, 1898), 2nd book; p.118.

    5. [S48] Chapman Family, Chapman, Rev. F. W., A. M., (Case, Tiffany and Company, Hartford, CT, 1854), v.


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