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Jones, Joseph 1749-1824

Works: 8 works in 8 publications in 1 language and 9 library holdings
Genres: History 
Roles: Author
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Most widely held works about Joseph Jones
Most widely held works by Joseph Jones
by Joseph Jones( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Correspondence, account books, loose accounts, and other papers, relating chiefly to the purchase and sale of tobacco and the operation of a tavern in Halifax County
Fearnought, a beautiful bay ... will stand at my plantation near Hyco bridge in Halifax County ... Joseph Jones( Book )

1 edition published in 1799 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Family papers by Joseph Jones( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Correspondence, legal and financial papers, customs collector files, and other papers, chiefly 1794-1842, of three generations of the family of Joseph Jones. Includes material relating to land holdngs in Virginia, Kentucky, Ohio, North Carolina, and Tennessee; Jones' military service with the Viginia Militia in the Whiskey Rebellion; Jones' service as collector of the port of Petersburg; and miscellaneous personal and family business, including some documents relating to slave holdings. Other topics inclue reaction to Jay's Treaty, service with the 40th Virginia Infantry during the Civil War, and social conditions of women during the 19th century. Includes some correspondence with Willoughby Newton, member of Congress from Virgnia and brother to Mary Newton Jones, wife of Thomas Jones
Papers : of Gray Briggs by Gray Briggs( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection contains three letters, 1771-1785, written to Briggs of "Wales," Dinwiddie County, Va., from Robert Alexander, Joseph Jones, and Hannah Poythress; and an account book, 1758-1788, and accounts, 1760-1773, concerning his law practice, and with carpenters, bricklayers, a chairmaker, and others concerning the estate
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Audience level: 0.85 (from 0.72 for Virginia M ... to 0.99 for Jones, Jos ...)