Errol Thomas Jones

5 November 1890–13 June 1956 (Age 65)
Saint Clair, Saint Clair, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Errol Thomas

When Errol Thomas Jones was born on 5 November 1890, in Saint Clair, Saint Clair, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Thomas G Jones, was 38 and his mother, Elizabeth Greenwood, was -6. He married Arlene Gladys Deitrich on 25 May 1950, in Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States. He registered for military service in 1919. He died on 13 June 1956, in Pottsville, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Saint Clair, Saint Clair, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Errol Thomas Jones
Arlene Gladys Deitrich
Marriage: 25 May 1950

Spouse and Children

25 May 1950
Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Thomas G Jones


    Elizabeth Greenwood





    Elizabeth Lewis Jones


World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 15

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 18

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

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.

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Sources (3)

  • Errol Thomas Jones, "United States Deceased Physician File (AMA), 1864-1968"
  • Errol Thomas Jones, "United States, Veterans Administration Master Index, 1917-1940"
  • Errol Thomas Jones, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"

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