Sarah J. Crossett Jones, wife of Malcolm/Malcom S. Jones, was born December 14, 1847 and died July 4, 1929. She is buried in Shelby Cemetery, Calera, Shelby County, Alabama.
Where was Sarah J. Crossett Jones born? Her maiden name was spelled a number of ways: Crosset, Cossett, Cosset, Cossitt, Cossit, Corsett, Corset and Croset. Sarah's parents, John L. Crossett and Mary McKee, were born in Ireland.
The 1850 Census of Greenup County, Kentucky had Massachusetts as Sarah's place of birth. But, subsequent census records gave Pennsylvania as the birthplace.
Sarah J. Crossett married Malcolm S. Jones on January 22, 1873 in Greenup County, Kentucky.
Anyone who is researching the Crossett surname in Shelby County, Alabama, please contact me so we can exchange information. Malcolm and Sarah Jones were enumerated in the 1880 Census of Greenup County, Kentucky, so their arrival in Shelby County, Alabama was after that.