Place:Jones, Texas, United States

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NameJones
Alt namesJonessource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates32.75°N 99.883°W
Located inTexas, United States     (1858 - )
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Jones County is a county located in the U.S. state of Texas. As of the 2010 census, its population was 20,202. Its county seat is Anson. Both the county and its county seat are named for Anson Jones, the fifth president of the Republic of Texas. Jones County is one of 46 prohibition, or entirely dry, counties in the state of Texas.

Jones County is included in the Abilene, Texas, Metropolitan Statistical Area

Timeline

Date Event Source
1858 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1880 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1880 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1881 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1881 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1881 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1881 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1903 Birth records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1880 546
1890 3,797
1900 7,053
1910 24,299
1920 22,323
1930 24,233
1940 23,378
1950 22,147
1960 19,299
1970 16,106
1980 17,268
1990 16,490

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