Silas  Jones

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Silas Jones
Co. D. 30. Tex. Cav.
Oct. 31, 1909
Full Name: Silas  Jones
Location: Section:Confederate Field, Section 1 (F)
Row:B  Number:39
Reason for Eligibility: Confederate Veteran 
Birth Date: 1826 
Died: October 31, 1909 
Burial Date:  
Confederate Home Roster Information:
Birth Place: Tennessee 
Occupation: Farmer 
Marital Status: Married 
Came To Texas: 1852 
Residence: Austin, Texas 
Admitted To Home: September 30, 1909 
Religion: Methodist 
Army: Tran Mississippi 
Regiment: 30 Texas Cav. 

JONES, SILAS (1826 ~ 1909). Confederate veteran Silas Jones was born in Tennessee in 1826. During the Civil War he belonged to Company D, 30th Texas Cavalry. The 30th was organized in late 1862 and served in the Indian Territory.

Jones moved to Texas in 1852 and lived in Austin, Travis County where he was member of the Methodist Church. He was married, and his profession was listed as a farmer when he was admitted to the Confederate Men's Home on September 30, 1909. He died there on October 31, 1909 and was buried at the Texas State Cemetery.

Biographical information taken from Texas State Cemetery file material.

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