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Jones Cemetery
Houck Road, Frederick County, MD

Lat: 39° 33’ 18”N, Lon: 77° 11’ 55”W

Cemetery is located on the N side of the back yard of a private home on the west side of Houck Road, about 0.8 mi. north of its intersection with Rt. 75 (Green Valley Rd.). Cemetery is just inside a wooded area and has been cleaned up by the owner of the property. Tombstones of approximately 12 individuals are present in varying conditions. There also are several fieldstones that indicate other gravesites. Burials are mainly of the family and descendants of Moses and Maria Jones, found to be free as early as 1830 in the US Census. Data collected 5/24/2012 by Christen Johnson, Aminata Lashley, & R.H. Smith.

First NameLast NameBirthDeathComments
JulietBowieca 18071/14/1890In the 83rd Year of her age Birth Calc'd
JaneCook10/3/18163/29/1836Wife of James Cook and Daughter M. & M. P.(R?) J. (Moses and Maria P(R)? Jones) ; Aged 19 Years 5 Months 26 Days; Birth Calc'd
DennisGreen No Birth or Death Dates
D.G. Footstone of Dennis Green
BenjamineJones1/12/182810/18/1897Aged 69 Years 9 Months & 6 Days; "Resting in hope of a glorious resurrection"
Maria R. (?)Jonesca 17958/15/1852Wife of Moses Jones; who died in the 57 year of her Age; Birth Calc'd
M. R. (?)J Footstone of Maria Jones
M.J. Footstone of Moses Jones
MosesJones5/13/18489/2/1849Son of John & M Jones; Aged 15 Months and 20 days; Birth Calc'd
SusanJones12/14/18252/18/1910Aged 84 Years 2 Months & 4 Days
J.K. Footstone
WilliamMillberry10/22/18757/22/1876Son of William II & E.J. Millberry Aged 9 Months; Birth Calc'd
W.M. William Millbery Footstone
EliasTyler2/28/182011/11/1868Aged 48 Years 8 Months 13 Days. "Farewell my wife and children all from you a father Christ doth call mourn not for me, it is in vain to call me to your sight again."
Anna M.Valentine6/5/187011/30/1879Daughter of Daniel & Margret Valentine; Birth Calc'd
A.M.V. Anna M. Valentine Footstone