Brenda Joy Jones

7 October 1941–21 January 1985 (Age 43)
Hamilton, Butler, Ohio, United States

The Life of Brenda Joy

When Brenda Joy Jones was born on 7 October 1941, in Hamilton, Butler, Ohio, United States, her father, Everett Leo Jones, was 39 and her mother, Henrietta Lakes, was 36. She died on 21 January 1985, in Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, United States, at the age of 43.

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Family Time Line

Everett Leo Jones
1901–1956
Henrietta Lakes
1905–1963
Marion Eilene Jones
1924–2010
Velma Nadine Jones
1926–2015
Eldon Eugene Jones
1927–
Glen Gordon Jones
1932–2007
Geraldine Jones
1939–1939
Brenda Joy Jones
1941–1985

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World Events (8)

1942 · The Japanese American internment

Age 1

Caused by the tensions between the United States and the Empire of Japan, the internment of Japanese Americans caused many to be forced out of their homes and forcibly relocated into concentration camps in the western states. More than 110,000 Japanese Americans were forced into these camps in fear that some of them were spies for Japan.
1949 · 1950s Texas Drought

Age 8

One of most intense, costly, and devastating droughts ever recorded in the state of Texas. The entire state was in a state of drought by the summer of 1951. Less than 30-50% of the normal rainfall was received during this period. The state was plagued with dust storms similar to those from the infamous Dust Bowl. The drought ended in a destructive manner throughout 1957; storms, hail, tornadoes, and deadly floods.
1953 · Ohio state oficially admitted into the Union

Age 12

President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed a law recognizing that Ohio was admitted into the Union, since it had previously slipped through the cracks. The official date of admittance was agreed upon as March 1, 1803, ratified as of May 19, 1953.

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 (1)

  • Brenda Joy Brown in entry for Mr Glen Gordon Jones, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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