William and Emma Jones


William Jones was born March 1842 in Little Rock, Arkansas #, the son of William Jones and he married Emma Allen in 1882 in Ohio. In the 1900 census in Newport he was working as a janitor. In 1910 he was listed as a laborer and in 1920 a. He became a Deacon in the Newport area and was very well known.  He died 16 Feb 1920 in Newport of pneumonia and was buried in the Evergreen Cemetery in Southgate. 

Emma Allen Jones was born 11 July 1851 in Kentucky (possibly Covington as she is listed in the 1880 census there)  and died 24 Mar 1928 in Newport of diabetes.  She was buried in Evergreen also.

#place of birth comes from William Jones Jr. death certificate

Deacon William Jones 1920 Obituary

Children of William Jones and Emma Allen

1. Mamie G Jones b-1883 in Cincinnati
2. William Wilshire Jones Jr. b-3 June 1885* in Cincinnati Ohio; d-10 Mar 1948 in Newport; br-Linden Grove in Covington; m (1) Margarette Mary Noland 14 Nov 1904 in Covington; (2) Martha Spears 14 Feb 1927 in Cincinnati
3. Anna "Nannie" Jones b-May 1887 in Cincinnati; m-Easton Galvin Washington
4. Andrew Anderson Jones b-8 Dec 1889* in Newport; d-2 July 1941 in Jefferson, Montgomery Oh; br-Cincinnati; m-Frances "Fanny" Grimes
5. Samuel R Jones b-16 Apr 1893* in Newport; m-Myrtle Reid 1 Sep 1915 in Cincinnati
6. Florence Jones b-25 Apr 1897 in Newport
7. Harry Sidney Jones b-25 Apr 1897* in Newport

*dates & full names come from WWI draft cards

Child of William Wilshire Jones and Margarette Mary Noland

1. Milton Jones b-1 Mar 1905 in Covington

Easton Galvin Washington was born 9 Oct 1884 in Kentucky, the son of Edward Washington and Eliza Smith.  At the time of his death he was working at the nitrate plant in government work.  He died 5 Nov 1918 in Newport of influenza and was buried in the Evergreen Cemetery.

Child of Anna "Nannie" Jones and Easton Galvin Washington

1. Charles Edward Washington b-8 May 1907 in Newport

Children of Samuel R Jones and Myrtle Reid

1. Albert Jones b-22 Dec 1915 in Cincinnati; d-20 Oct 1980 in Cincinnati
2. Mamie Jones b-1918 in Cincinnati
3. Harry Jones b-1920 in Cincinnati
4. Carrie Jones b-1921 in Cincinnati
5. Geraldine Jones b-1923 in Cincinnati
6. Leo Jones b-1924 in Cincinnati
7. Samuel Jones b-1926 in Cincinnati
8. Earl Jones b-1927 in Cincinnati
9. Frank Jones b-1928 in Cincinnati
10. Earl Jones b-1931 in Cincinnati
11. Wynona Jones b-1932 in Cincinnati
12. Martha Jones b-1933 in Cincinnati
13. Santos Jones b-1936 in Cincinnati
14. Howard Jones b-1937 in Cincinnati

Child of Milton Jones and Jennie

1. Audrey Jones b-1923 in Newport


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