Ardella Louise Bishop
b. 7 August 1867, d. 24 July 1961
- Ardella Louise Bishop was born on 7 August 1867 in Walker County, Texas.
- She married William Peguese Jones, son of Richard William Jones and Rebecca Cosnahan Pegues, on 30 October 1886.
- William Peguese Jones and Ardella Louise Bishop appeared in the US federal census of 1 June 1900 in Brazos County, Texas. Other members of the household included Leonard William Jones, Orestus Alvin Jones, Raymond Bishop Jones, Chester Arthur Jones and Ardella Rebecca Jones.
- William Peguese Jones and Ardella Louise Bishop appeared in the US federal census of 15 April 1910 in Brazos County, Texas. Other members of the household included Orestus Alvin Jones, Raymond Bishop Jones, Chester Arthur Jones and Ardella Rebecca Jones.
- Ardella Louise Bishop became a widow at the 10 February 1913 death of her husband William Peguese Jones.
- The following appeared on 15 January 1916 in the Fort Worth Star-Telegram: News of the death of Dr. Leonard William Jones, graduate of the Fort Worth Medical College of the class of 1910, which occurred at Harvey, Texas, has been received in Fort Worth. Jones was located at May, Texas, until 1912 when he was forced by illness to return to the home of his mother, Mrs. W. P. Jones at Harvey.
Jones was well known in Fort Worth, having spent several years here while in school. Besides his mother he is survived by four brothers and two systers, all of Harvey.
- Ardella Louise Bishop appeared in the US federal census of 1 January 1920 in Brazos County, Texas. Other members of the household included Chester Arthur Jones, Ardella Rebecca Jones, Willie Gray Jones and Coy Sanford Jones.
- She was a farmer, according to the 1920 census.
- Ardella Louise Bishop died on 24 July 1961 at age 93 in Wichita Falls, Wichita County, Texas, at 2624 Bretton at her residence. . Her death was officially witnessed by Willie Gray Jones.
- She was interred at Bright Light Cemetery, Bryan, Brazos County, Texas.
- A single grave marker identifies the graves of Ardella Louise Bishop and William Peguese Jones.
- Last Edited: 1 Sep 2013
Family: William Peguese Jones b. 8 January 1860, d. 10 February 1913
- Leonard William Jones b. 1 July 1888, d. 9 January 1916
- Orestus Alvin Jones+ b. 5 October 1890, d. 27 May 1974
- Raymond Bishop Jones+ b. 25 May 1892, d. 4 June 1972
- Chester Arthur Jones+ b. 6 April 1894, d. 31 May 1986
- Ardella Rebecca Jones+ b. 3 August 1897, d. 1 April 1980
- Willie Gray Jones+ b. 25 December 1902, d. 13 January 1986
- Coy Sanford Jones b. 2 January 1909, d. 17 December 1980