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Edwin Francis JonesRoster ID 1523
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|Affiliation:||Class of 1873|
|Biography & Genealogy:||Edwin Jones, VMI Class of 1873. Genealogy: Born December 21, 1853 in Montgomery, Alabama. Father- Samuel Goode Jones; Mother- Martha Ward Goode. Paternal Grandfather- Dr. Thomas Williamson Jones of Lawrenceville, Brunswick Co., VA; Paternal Grandmother- Mary Armistead Goode of Mecklenburg Co., VA. Maternal Grandfather- Dr. Thomas Goode of Hot Springs, Bath Co., VA; Maternal Grandmother- Mary Ann Knox. VMI Record: Matriculated August 23, 1869 from Youngsboro, Lee County, Alabama Did not graduate; dropped from rolls January 21, 1871. Married: Bertha Hansford Stubbs, (b. 1854 in Montgomery, AL; m. 1880.). Children: Samuel Baytop Jones (b. 1884); Mary Virginia Jones (b. 1888, married Albert Montgomery). Career: Attorney and judge in Montgomery AL; subsequently relocated to Tucson, Arizona and resumed practice of law. Edwin Jones died October 15, 1931 in Tucson. Brother of Thomas G. Jones, VMI Class of 1864.|