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Catlet Jones
Jones, Catlet, born in Virginia, about 1750, accompanied Daniel Boone to Kentucky, and was one of the twelve settlers who rescued Boone's daughter, who had been captured by the Indians, and while guarding the "corn-patch" with Boone was severely wounded. After serving through-out the revolution, he joined the Society of Friends, became a preacher, and in 1801 emigrated to Ohio. He died in Columbiana County, Ohio, in 1829
[Source: "Encyclopedia of Virginia Biography", p.313]





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