Kenneth Ray Jones

11 November 1909–18 January 1996 (Age 86)
Bingham, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of Kenneth Ray

When Kenneth Ray Jones was born on 11 November 1909, in Bingham, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, Albin Budd JONES, was 36 and his mother, Josephine Blanche Hartwell, was 30. He married Marjorie Alice Braddock on 7 January 1943, in Juárez, Chihuahua, Mexico. He lived in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1935 and Venice Judicial Township, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1940. He died on 18 January 1996, in Northridge, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Kenneth Ray Jones
Marjorie Alice Braddock
Marriage: 7 January 1943

Spouse and Children

7 January 1943
Juárez, Chihuahua, Mexico

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    Howard A B Jones



World Events (8)

1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 1

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.
1910 · McKay-Dee Hospital Opens its Doors

Age 1

To honor Thomas D. Dee, his wife and her children built a hospital as a memorial to him. Located on 24th Street and Harrison the hospital served the community for 59 years. After it closed its doors in 1969, a new hospital was constructed near 39th street and Harrison in 1971. Located next to another hospital, the two hospitals ultimately merged together bearing both names of McKay, after David O. McKay, and Thomas Dee, to honor the hospital that served the surrounding area for many years. The McKay-Dee Hospital is still in operation but has moved from its original spot.

Age 23

Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.

Name Meaning

English and Welsh: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Jon(e) ( see John ). The surname is especially common in Wales and southern central England. In North America this name has absorbed various cognate and like-sounding surnames from other languages. (For forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988 ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Kenneth Jones in household of Allen Jones, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Kenneth Jones in household of Albin B Jones, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Kenneth Jones in household of Albin B Jones, "United States Census, 1920"

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