Ben Simmons Jones

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Personal and Family Information

Ben was born on 17 SEP 1927 in Jackson County, Arkansas, the son of Earl Jones and Stella Simmons.

His wife was Peggy Jean Hardin, who he married on 1 Aug 1952 in Arkansas. Their two known children were Melanie Susan (1954-?) and Brian Douglas (1970-?).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


 

Ben Simmons Jones
(1927-)

 

Earl Jones
(1907-1962)

 

Bryant W Jones
(1882->1920)

 

Bryant William Jones
(1822-1902)

 
   

Sarah A Breckenridge
(1827-<1900)

 
   

Nelia Tolar
(1882->1920)

   
 
 
     
 
 
   

Stella Simmons
(1910-1929)

 

Benjamin Fletcher Simmons
(1860-1939)

 

Holman Felix Simmons
(1824-1893)

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Theodora Mary Saxon
(1834-c1917)

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Lula Ellen Taylor
(1883-1964)

 

William Lafayette Taylor
(1846-1927)

 
   

Mary Elizabeth Lewis
(1860-1944)

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Events

EventDateDetailsSourceMultimediaNotes
Birth17 SEP 1927
Place: Jackson County, Arkansas
Census2 APR 1930
Place: Breckenridge Township, Jackson County, Arkansas
Age: 2 yr, 6 months
Address: ED 34-8 dwelling 6, family 9 with grandparents Ben and Lula
Agency: 1930 census
Census 1930 Arkansas, Jackson Cty, Tupelo, Breckenridge Twp ED 34 -6 and 34 -8
Source: Census 1930 Arkansas, Jackson Cty, Tupelo, Breckenridge Twp ED 34 -6 and 34 -8

Residence2009
Place: Pinehurst, NC
Address: 260 Lake Forest Drive SW, Pinehurst, NC 28374
Cause: benpeggy1526@earthlink.net

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Notes

Note 1

Raised by Ben Simmons at Tupelo Ark.. Ben Jones lived with his grandparents for 12 years until grandfather Ben Simmons died.

Granddad Ben let grandson Ben feel the bullet lodged in chest from train incident.

Sources

  1. Census 1930 Arkansas, Jackson Cty, Tupelo, Breckenridge Twp ED 34 -6 and 34 -8
    Source: Census 1930 Arkansas, Jackson Cty, Tupelo, Breckenridge Twp ED 34 -6 and 34 -8