Jay County Obituaries
The Portland Commercial, Thursday, April 20, 1893, page 4
EBENEZER JONES was born in Harrison county, Ohio April 19, 1822. He was married to his wife, who survives him, in 1846, to this union were born 9 children, 4 of whom are living.
He joined the Baptist church in 1868, and lived and died a consistant Christian. The funeral services were conducted by Rev. F. Stovenour, at Pleasant Hill, where the remains were laid in the cemetery, to await the resurrection morning in the sweet bye and bye