Emmett Erwin Jones

3 September 1897–22 September 1963 (Age 66)
Granbury, Hood, Texas, United States

The Life Summary of Emmett Erwin

When Emmett Erwin Jones was born on 3 September 1897, in Granbury, Hood, Texas, United States, his father, Millard Fillmore Jones, was 41 and his mother, Emma Florence Lowe, was 33. He lived in Hood, Texas, United States in 1897 and Justice Precinct 1, Hood, Texas, United States in 1900. He died on 22 September 1963, in Abilene, Taylor, Texas, United States, at the age of 66.

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Millard Fillmore Jones
Emma Florence Lowe
Floyd Andrew Jones
Oran D Jones
Ollie Mason Jones
Laree B Jones
Millard Earl Jones
Alvin Theodore Jones
Emmett Erwin Jones
Erma Salana Jones
Joseph Henry Jones

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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish
Age 1
After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1901 · Spindletop Oilfield Discovered
Age 4
"Spindletop, located south of Beaumont, becomes the first major oil well to be discovered in Texas. Other fields were discovered in shortly after, which ultimately led to the highly impactful ""oil boom""."
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
Age 19
Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

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 (10)

  • Emmett E Jones in household of Millard Jones, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Emmett Jones in household of Millard F Jones, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Emmett Jones in household of Millard F Jones, "United States Census, 1920"

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