m. 23 Apr 1840
Facts and Events
1850 North Beaver Twp, Lawrence Co, PA Federal Census p53B, 24 Sept 1850 h/h 36/36 Williams, Benjamin 30 PA physician Esther 27 OH Rebecca 5 PA John 3 PA Charles 1 PA Cracraft, Eliza 15 PA
1860 Sharpsburg, Allegheny Co, PA Federal Census p452 h/h55/55 Hawkins, Martin L 62 PA farmer 1800/300, Hettie 38 OH, Williams, Rebecca 15 PA, John 13 PA, Frank Benjamin 5 IL, Hawkins, James S 6M PA, McGomery, Mary 15 NY servant
1870 Allegheny City, 2nd Ward, Allegheny Co, Pa 24 June 1870 p117 h/h 746/790 Jones, Alfred 25 PA retail merchant, Rebecca 24 PA, Adda 3 PA, Martha 68 PA,
Manual and Directory of Smithfield Street ME Church for 1888, p7 Tract Distributors - Mrs. Alfred H. Jones p6 Class Leader - Alfred H Jones
1900 Pittsburgh 14th Ward, Allegheny Co, PA 2 June 1900 p77 R1361, District 204 Alfred H. Jones was the census enumerator 264 Fisk St h/h 17/18 Jones, Alfred H. Jan 1844 (56) PA-NY-MD m34Y 2/2ch advertising agent, rents home Rebecca W. Dec 1844 (55) PA-PA-OH Alford, Adah B. Mar 1867 (33) wid car accountant PA-PA-PA Irene A. Oct 1894 (5) PA-PA-PA Roland E. July 1896 (3) PA-PA-PA Hawkins, James S. May 1860 (40) wid 1/1ch glass packer PA-MD-OH Heyer, Pauline Jan 1882 (18) Germ servant here 1899 Hartwick, Louis M. May 1874 (26) mechanical draftsman OH-PA-PA roomer McGiffin, Mathew W. Sept 1870 (29) PA-PA-PA medical student roomer
Pittsburgh Press, Monday, 27 May 1907, p4
Alfred H. Jones aged 63 years, a veteran of the Civil War, died yesterday at his residence, 264 Fisk Street. He was born at Liberty Avenue and Wood Street in 1844 and received his education in the public school of this city. In 1861 he moved to Lawrenceville, in which district he lived the greater part of his life. At the age of 16 he enlisted in Company B 63rd Regiment, PA Volunteers under the late General Alexander Hayes who at that time was colonel of the regiment. He participated in many enagements from Yorktown on the Virginia Peninsula to Chacellorsville where he was wounded in the right arm. He was a member of Post #41 GAR and one of its past commanders. He was also a member of Progressive Lodge #15, Ancient Order of the Mystic Chain.
Pittsburgh Gazette Times, Tuesday, 28 May 1907, p6 On Sunday, 26 May 1907 at 5:45 AM Alfred H. Jones, husband of Rebecca W. Jones, died in his 64th year. Funeral services at his late residence, 264 Fisk Street, on Tuesday, 28 May at 2:30 PM.
New Castle News, New Castle, Lawrence Co, PA, 17 Aug 1911, p5
Pretty Luncheon at Pattison Home
To honor Mrs. JS Martin formerly of this city and Mrs Dodds of Beaver Falls, Mrs. DC Pattison of the Youngstown Road gave a nicely appointed luncheon Wednesday at noon. The affair was a complete surprise to the honor guests but proved all the more enjoyable. The afternoon was spent in visiting and other pleasantries.
Covers were laid for
Historical Sketch of the Sharpsburg Presbyterian Church (PA), online at Historic Pittsburgh, PA Membership Roll
Rebecca as the widow of Alfred H. Jones filed for CW pension on 3 Jan 1907 - filed as widow 870.676 application #
New Castle News, New Castle, Lawrence Co, PA, 10 May 1932
Mrs. Rebecca Jones of Pittsburgh spent time at home of her sister, Mrs. Mary J Pattison
NCN 9 Feb 1934
Mrs. Mary J Pattison of New Castle has gone to Indianapolis, IN for a month or so to see her sister Mrs. Rebecca Jones who is ill.
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, May 27, 1935 (Monday) p4
Funeral services for the late Mrs. Rebecca W. Jones, 91, who died Friday night in her home, 53 Division Street, Crafton, will be held this afternoon at 2:30 (PM) from the J. Herbert Hershberger Funeral Home, Crafton. Interment will be in Allegheny Cemetery.
The widow of the late Alfred H. Jones, Mrs. Jones lived the greater part of her life in the Lawrenceville District. She was the oldest living member of Lawrenceville Presbyterian Church. She leaves one daughter, Mrs. A R Alford.
Allegheny Cemetery Interment Records - MRS. REBECCA W. JONES -died 5/24/1935 - interred 5/27/1935 - was 90 years old - cause of death Chronic Myocarditis & Chronic Glandular Nephritis born Pittsburgh, PA - died Crafton (Pittsburgh) PA - Funeral Director George W. Heard - next of kin Mrs. A.B. Alford 53 Division Street - Crafton PA (Pittsburgh PA) - interred in Section 3 Lot 19