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William W. Jones Family Scrapbook, 1880-1904

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Collector:
Jones, William W. 1822-1882
Physical description:
0.5 cu. ft
1 box
Type:
Scrapbooks
Collection descriptions
Place:
1880-1910
Wales
Date:
1880
1880-1904
1880-1910
Notes:
William W. Jones apparently compiled most of this scrapbook, containing letters, newspaper clippings, poetry and other items. Most of the materials are in Welsh. An application for a Certificate of Death in the scrapbook gives Jones's dates of birth and death at 59. He was a station master. Jones had two sons and two daughters, born 1851-1859. According to an obituary in the scrapbook, Mary Catherine Jones, his wife, died in Granville, New York, 1904.
Summary:
Scrapbook contains approximately sixty-three items dealing mainly with small-town matters in Wales.
Cite as:
William W. Jones Family Scrapbook, 1880-1904, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Immigrants--Welsh
Genealogy
Family
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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