Name: Sarah Jane JONES
Given Name: Sarah Jane
Birth: 7 Jan 1821 in , Tennessee
Death: 15 Aug 1897 in Fayetteville, Lincoln, Tennessee 1
Burial: Alexander Cmtry, Lincoln, Tennessee 2
Reference Number: 232
!BIRTH-DEATH-BURIAL: Helen and Timothy Marsh, CEMETERY RECORDS OF LINCOLN AND
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MOORE COUNTIES; 1852-1899; ; p 184; ; NOTE: Alexander Cemetery; Jane wife of Sam Little; Jan 7, 1821 - Aug 15, 1897.
!MARRIAGE: Letter from Shirley Cato, Tullahoma, TN to Pat Geary, Harrisonburg, VA; 1838-1880; Letter dtd 25 Jun 1988; ; original in poss of Pat Geary, Harrisonburg, VA; NOTE: information from book on marriage records written by Helen C. and Timothy R, Marsh. (recorded Bk A, p 67).
!CENSUS: 1850 Sub Division #2, Lincoln, TN. Enumerated with husband, Jane (29) bp TN.
1860 Civil District #7, Lincoln, TN. Enumerated with husband, Jane (39), occ. sewing.
1870 7th District, Lincoln, Tn. Enumerated with husband, Jane (48); keeps house.
1880 7th Civil District, Lincoln, TN. Enumerated with husband, Jane (60). Note: Husbands age was given as 40.
!RELATIONSHIPS: Will of Daniel Jones dated 29 May 1870. Admitted for probate 28 Feb 1876. " Item 6: I give and bequeath to my daughter Sarah J. Little, wife of Samuel Little, to her sole and separate use, control and management during her life and at her death to her two sons Weigart Little and William Little, to them and to their heirs forever, one hundred and sixty one acres of land being the tracts I purchased of Woodruff Parks and the tract of land on which said Sarah J. Little and her husband Samuel Little now reside." WHO IS WEIGART??? It appears that Weigart Little may have been Samuel Haggard Little. (Fayetteville Observer News 19 July 1883 - Circuit Court - assault and
!RELATIONSHIP: Obituary of Alexander Seaborn Jones (brother), Fayetteville Observer News; 1892, dated 17 March 1892; ; Fayetteville TN Public Library; NOTE: mentions Mrs. Samuel Little of Buckeye.
!RESIDENCES: Providence Methodist Episcopal Church, Lincoln County Pioneers, Vol VI, #1; ; Lincoln County Genealogical Society, Fayetteville, TN; p 69-71; photocopy in poss of Pat Geary, Harrisonburg, VA; NOTE: lists LITTLE - Samuel, William R., Benjamin G., Sarah Jane, Emma, JEAN John Wesley, David M., Thomas W., Virginia, Elizabeth, Elizabeth F., PITTS Martha, Lizzie, Mattie L., Rees H., John Edward, John F., Maurice, Nauri. Also lists some OLDHAMS.
Father: Daniel JONES b: 22 Mar 1784 in , North Carolina
Mother: Mary TONEY b: ABT 1785 in , North Carolina
Samuel LITTLE b: 4 May 1810 in , Rowan County, North Carolina
19 Aug 1842
in , Lincoln County, Tennessee 3
- Daniel LITTLE b: 1846 in , , Tennessee
- Martha Caroline LITTLE b: 24 Jul 1844 in , , Tennessee
- Mary Caroline LITTLE b: 28 Feb 1850 in , , Tennessee
- Benjamin G. LITTLE b: 23 Aug 1852 in Fayetteville, Lincoln, Tennessee
- Samuel Haggard LITTLE b: 5 Nov 1858 in Fayetteville, Lincoln, Tennessee
- William Robert LITTLE b: 23 Aug 1860 in Fayetteville, Lincoln, Tennessee
- Title: "Obituaries: FAYETTEVILLE OBSERVER NEWSPAPER (TN)"
Publication: Internet Web Site
Page: Thursday, August 19, 1897
Note: Mrs. Jane Little, wife of Samuel Little, deceased, died of old age at the residence of her son, B.G. Little, five miles north of Fayetteville, on Sunday, August 15, 1897, aged 76yrs 8 months. She joined the Methodist church in her girlhood and death found her faith strong in her Savior=s love. The funeral was conducted by Rev. J. G. Blackwood; buried at Alexander graveyard.
- Title: Find A Grave, Inc.
Author: Find A Grave.com
Publication: Digital images. http://www.findagrave.com
Page: Find A Grave Memorial# 60952188
Find A Grave for Jane Little
- Title: Marriage Records: Tennessee Marriages, 1796-1950,
Author: FamilySearch Historical Records
Note: ndexing Project (Batch) Number M51946-1
System Origin Tennessee-ODM
Source Film Number 968563