Name: Lavina R
Given Name: Lavina R
Birth: 1820 in KY
Death: AFT 1850
BIOGRAPHY: In 1850 she is described as "Insane Pauper" living with Washington Wentzel, a carp enter from Ohio and his family, including his mother-in-law from New Jersey.
Change Date: 16 Nov 2016 at 22:06:56
BIOGRAPHY: Probate Rocords, Clerk's Office, Rising Sun, Indiana, Book I, p 60, Tuesday, 11 Au gust 1846
Mary Hensley says Lavina R Jones, an inhabitant of the county, is at this time an insane pers on and has been for the last year and a half. Her husband William Jones having wholly abandon ed her and entirely neglecting to provide for her wants for some time past. Said Lavina ha s two small children, the care of which cannot be entrusted to her, she being utterly incapab le of taking care of herself or them. Court appoints Henry Clore to take custody and care o f the person and estate of Lavina Jones with Daniel Tapley as security.
BIOGRAPHY: Probate Records, Common Pleas Book I, p 244, 8 April 1856
Guardianship of Charles Wesley Jones, Annabelle Jones, and Mary Jane Jones, minor children o f William W Jones. Wesley, age 14, Annabelle, age 12, Mary J, age 10. James Jones appointe d guardian, bond $600. Robert W Jones, security.
BIOGRAPHY: p 260, 24 April 1856
Bond raised another $450. Permission to sell real estate.
William W JONES b: 1825/1830 in Dearborn Co, IN
- Divorced: Y
in Ohio Co, IN
- Note: William abandoned her and went to Cincinnati.
- Sarah Elizabeth JONES b: ABT 1840 in Rising Sun, Ohio, IN
- Charles Wesley JONES b: ABT 1842 in Rising Sun, Ohio, IN
- Annabelle JONES b: ABT 1844 in Rising Sun, Ohio, IN
- Mary Jane JONES b: ABT 1846 in Rising Sun, Ohio, Indiana
- Title: U S Federal Census 1850
Page: Indiana, Ohio, City of Rising Sun, Div #1, p 295B
Note: Visit 37, family 40
2 August 1850
Text: Washington Wintzel, 39, m, carpenter, $2500, OH
July, 34, f, NJ
George, 14, m, IN, school
Sarah, 12, f, IN, school
William, 10, m, IN, school
Sarah Sharp, 13, f, MS, school
Sarah Sharp, 60, f, NJ
Lavina Jones, 30, f, KY, insane pauper
Mary Jones, 4, f, IN
Date: 17 Aug 2007