Tuesday, August 27, 2013

Tombstone Tuesday - Moses E.M. Jones

Moses E.M. Jones
Co. M
17 KY. Cav.
Buried Fernwood Cemetery, Henderson, Kentucky. Tombstone photographed 2 July 2011. The Fernwood Cemetery database http://hendersonkyhistory.com/FernJ7.htm lists a burial date of 17 July 1908. Moses E.M. Jones served in the Federal Army during the Civil War.
The 1860 Woodbury, Butler County, Kentucky census shows Moses E.M. Jones in the household of James R. and Martha Jones. Moses Jones continued to live in Butler County at the time of the 1900 census and his birth date is given as May 1848 on that census. Also in his household were his wife, Oma, born March 1869, and a son, Richard O., born August 1899.
Published 27 August 2013, Western Kentucky Genealogy Blog, http://wkygenealogy.blogspot.com/

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