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Holy Bible in English; New York, Hodge & Campbell, 1792.

Contains the records of Samuel Jones (1734-1819) and Cornelia Haring, his wife, with their descendants.  
It belonged to their great-great-granddaughter, the late Mrs. Wilmot T. Cox, of New York, and is now
deposited with the New York Historical Society.

Samuel Jones Son of William Jones, son of thomas Jones of Fort Neck Long Island, of Oyster Bay West
Neck in Queens County on Nassau Island in the Province of New York, was born the 26th Day of July 1734.

Cornelia the Daughter of Elbert Haring of the City of New York Gent. was born the 15 day of February
1741 and the 7 Day of July 1768 the said Samuel and Cornelia intermarried. The Ceremony was performed
at the House of Alderman Cornelius Roosevelt by Johannes Ritzema Minister of the Dutch Church in New
York.

William Jones the first child of the said Samuel and Cornelia Jones was born the 25 Day of April 1769
between four and five of the clock in the morning and was baptized the 12 of May following at the House
of the said Samuel Jones by Johannes Ritzema Minister of the Dutch Church in New York, Evert Banker  
one of the Elders of the Church being present, The Sponsers were Elbert Haring the Grand-Father and
Cornelia Jones, the Mother of the Child.

Samuel Jones the second child of the said Samuel and Cornelia Jones was born the 26th Day of May 1770
between five and six of the clock in the morning and was baptized the 17th of June following at the Old
Dutch Church in the City of New York.  the Sponsers were Cornelius Roosevelt and Elizabeth Haring the
GrandMother of the Child.

The 30th Day of September 1770 at Six of the clock in the Evening William the first Child of the said
Samuel and Cornelia Jones died of Small Pox.

William Jones the third child of the said Samuel and Cornelia Jones was born the 4 Day of October 1771
between three and four of the Clock in the Morning and was baptized the 20 Day of the same Month of
October at the new Dutch church in the City of New York.  The Sponsers were Elbert Haring and Elizabeth
his wife the Grand Father and Grand-Mother of the child.

Elbert Haring Jones the fourth Child of the said Samuel and Cornelia Jones was born the 6 Day of August
1773 at Six of the Clock in the Morning and was baptized the 15 Day of the same Month of August at the
New Dutch Church in the City of New York.  The Sponsers wer John De Peyster Junor and Mary Herring.

Thomas Jones the fifth child of the said Samuel and Cornelia Jones was born the 7 Day of August 1773 at
Eleven of the Clock in the Morning and was baptized the 15 Day of the same Month of August at the new
Dutch Church in the City of New York.  The Sponsers were Samuel Kip and Sarah Herring. Elbert and
Thomas were twins.

Elbert Haring the Father of the said Cornelia Jones died the 3d Day of December 1773 aged 67 Years.

David Jones the Sixth Child of the said Samuel and Cornelia Jones was born the 3d Day of November 1777
at half an Hour Eleven of the clock in the Morning.

William Jones the Father of the said Samuel Jones died the 29 -Y.M.D.
Day of August 1779 aged 71.3.18. being born the 25th April 1708.

Walter Jones the Seventh Child of the said Samuel and Cornelia Jones was born the 13 Day of March 1781
at ten of the clock in the Morning and died the 14 Day of September following at ten of the clock in the
Morning.

Elizabeth Haring the mother of the said Cornelia Jones died the 10 July 1787 aged 73 years.

Phebe Jones the Mother of the said Samuel Jones died the 10th of May 1800 Aged 85 Years.

Samuel Jones the Elder died at West Neck aforesaid on the 25 day of November 1819.

Cornelia Jones Widow of said Samuel Jones last mentioned died the 29th Day of July 1821.

David Jones (who wrote his name David S. Jones) died in the city of New York on the 10th day of May
1848 in the 71st year of his age.

William Jones son of said Samuel and Cornelia Jones died at his residence Coldspring Long Island on the
16th day of September 1853 in the 82d year of his age.  He was buried on the 19th September 1853 in
the Family burying ground on West Neck South Oyster bay Long Island.

Thomas Jones son of said Samuel and Cornelia Jones died at the residence of his son Thomas W. Jones,
South Oysterbay L. I. on the first day of February 1852 in the 79th year of his age.  He is buried in the
family burying ground on West Neck L. I.

Samuel Jones son of said Samuel and Cornelia Jones died at the residence of his brother William Jones,
Cold Spring Long Island on the ninth day of August 1853 in the 84th year of his age.  He is buried at
Rhinebeck Dutchess County N. Y.  Re-interred at South Oyster bay.

John Bleeker Miller married Cornelia Jones 26" Dec. 1850 at St. George's ch. Schenectady.

John Bleeker Miller, son of John Bleeker & Cornelia Jones Miller, married Mary Berthenia Dunn 9th Sept.
1893.  Daughter Rev. Ballard Dunn & Elizabeth Stansbury Dunn.

Cornelia Stansbury, daughter of John Bleeker & Mary Berthenia Miller born 22d November (Sunday morning
7 A.M.) 1896.

John Bleeker, son of John Bleeker Miller & Mary Berthenia Miller born 29 January 1899 (Sunday at 1.10
p.m.)

Cornelia Jones daughter of John Bleeker & Cornelia Jones Miller married commander French Ensor
Chadwick U.S.N. 20" Nov. 1878.

John Bleeker Miller, son of John Bleeker Miller & Mary Berthenia Dunn Miller died at Long Beach 14"
September 1900 aged 17 months.

Maria Duane Bleeker Miller daughter of John Bleeker Miller & Cornelia Jones Miller married 26" December
1896 to Wilmot Townsend Cox son of Townsend Cox & Anne Helme Townsend Cox of Glen Cove & Mill
Neck Long Island.

Saturday 7" Dec. 1901, Cornelia Jones Miller daughter of Samuel William Jones and Maria Bowers Duane
and widow of John Bleeker Miller at 58 West 9" Street New York and is buried in the Millet lot in Utica
New York.

William Jones Son of Samuel Jones was born the 4th Day of October 1771 between three and four of the
Clock in the morning.  Kezia the daughter of Daniel Youngs of the Township of Oyster Bay was born the
12th Day of February 1773.  And the 14th Day of October 1790 the said William and Kezia intermarried.

Samuel Williams Jones the first child of the said William and Kezia was born the 6th day of July 1791.

David William Jones the second child of the said William and Kezia was born the 3d Day of May 1793.

Cornelia Haring Jones the first Daughter and third child of the said William and Kezia was born the 22d
Day of April 1796.

Susan Maria Jones the second Daughter and fourth Child of the said William and Kezia was born the 20th
Day of April 1802.

Elbert W. Jones the fifth child of the said William and Kezia was born the 17th Day of July 1803.

Eleanor Jones the sixth child of the said William and Kezia was born the seventh Day of May 1805.

Hannah Amelia Jones the seventh Childs of the said William and Kezia was born the tenth day of June
1807.

Daniel Youngs Jones the eighth Child of the said William and Kezia was born the 9th day of July 1809.

Also a Daughter born in 1811 August the 7th.

Elbert W. Jones above named died January 14th 1826 in the 23d year of his age.

Cornelia H. above named died 29th December 1839 then being the wife of Thomas Floyd Jones - in the 43
year of her age.

Kezia Jones above named died on the first day of May 1847 aged Seventy four years two months nineteen
days at her residence Cold Spring.

Susan Youngs the mother of Kezia Jones died at her residence at Oyster bay Cove on the 22d September
1847 in the 96th year of her age. Born 21st April 1752.

Hannah Amelia above named wife of the Rev. Samuel Seabury D.D. of New York died at her residence in
that city on the 18th September 1852 in the 46th year of her age.

William Jones above named died 16th September 1853 in the 82d year of his age.

Samuel W. Jones above named died the first day of Dec. 1855 in the city of New York in the 65th year of
his age.  He was buried on the 3d of December 1855 in the family burying ground on West Neck south
Oysterbay Long Island.

Maria B. Duane wife of Samuel W. Jones died at Geneva N.Y. Dec. 23d 1858 in the 67th year of her age;
and buried in St. George's Church Schnectady Dec. 25th, 1858.

Marianne Duane Jones, daughter of Saml W. Jones and Maria B. D. Jones died in New York City January
10th 1887.  Buried in Utica, New York.

James Duane Jones son of Saml W. Jones & Maria B. D. Jones died in Schenectady December 31st 1879.  
Buried in Cemetery Schenectady N. Y.

Daniel Jones son of Saml W. Jones & Maria B. D. Jones died of wound fever near Jacksonville Florida July
1864 buried on Col. Drummond's place. He fought in the Confederate Army.

On the 28th January 1812 Cornelia H. Jones the eldest daughter of William and Kezia Jones was married
to Thomas Floyd-Jones son of David Richard Floyd-Jones and Sarah his wife, by the Rev. Seth Hart of
Hempstead, Long Island.

On the 26th of November 1816 Samuel W. Jones the Eldest son of the said William & Kezia was married
to Maria B. Duane by the Rev. Cyrus Stebbins of the city of Schenectady.

On the 10th of December 1818 Susan Maria the second daughter of the said William and Kezia was
married to James H. Weeks son of James and Miriam Weeks by the Rev. Marmaduke Earle of Oyster bay
L. I.

On the 7th of May 1823 Eleanor Jones, the third daughter of the said William and Kezia, was married to
William Sidney Smith son of William and Hannah Smith, by the Rev'd Seth Hart of Hempstead.

John Bleeker Miller, son of Morris Smith Miller & Maria Bleeker his wife, of Utica, New York Married 26th
December 1850 Cornelia Jones daughter of Samuel William Jones and Maria Bowers Duane his wife.

John Bleeker Miller, son of John Bleeker Miller & Cornelia Jones his wife, married 9th of September 1893
Mary Berthenia Dunn daughter of Rev. S. Ballard Dunn & Elizabeth Stansbury his wife, of Maryland.

Cornelia Jones, daughter of John Bleeker Miller & Cornelia Jones his wife, married 20th November 1878
French Ensor Chadwick, Lt. Commander U. S. Navy, son of Capt. Daniel Chadwick & Eliza Evans his wife of
Morgantown, West Virginia, by the Rev. William Jones Seabury.

Maria Duane Bleeker, daughter of John Bleeker Miller & Cornelia Jones his wife, married 26th December
1896 Wilmot Townsend son of Townsend Cox & Anne Helme Townsend, his wife, of East Island, Glen
Cove, long Island.  Married at  58 West 9 Street, New York, by Rev. Percy Grant.

Cornelia Stansbury Miller, daughter of John Bleeker Miller & Mary Berthenia Dunn his wife was born the 22
November 1896 at 7. A. M. Sunday.

John Bleeker Miller son of John Bleeker Miller & Mary Berthenia Dunn Miller was born 29 January 1899 at
the residence of his parents 56 West 9 Street, Sunday at 1.10 p.m.  He died at Long Beach: Long Island
14 September, 1900.

Maria Duane Bleeker Cox, beloved wife of Wilmot Townsend Cox, died on the 16th day of December, 1915.



Taken from the book: The Colonial Dames of the State of New York,Genealogical Records, Manuscript
entries of Births, Deaths, and Marriages, taken from Family Bibles 1581-1917.