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John Gabriel Jones

Death: Dec 25, 1776

Birthplace: Williamsburg

Nationality: United States

John Gabriel Jones

Date of Death : Dec 25, 1776
Birth Place : Williamsburg

John Gabriel Jones was a colonial American pioneer and politician. An early settler of Kentucky, he and George Rogers Clark sought to petition Virginia to allow Kentucky to become a part of the Colony of Virginia at the outset of the American Revolution. He was named in honor of his uncle, the noted Virginian lawyer Gabriel Jones.

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