Katherine Jones

1872–April 1953 (Age 81)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Katherine

When Katherine Jones was born in 1872, in Tennessee, United States, her father, Dr Charles Calhoun Jones, was 33 and her mother, Margaret White McGhee, was 23. She married Porter Warner on 3 September 1896, in Knox, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Chattanooga, Hamilton, Tennessee, United States for about 20 years and Civil District 1, Hamilton, Tennessee, United States in 1940. She died in April 1953, at the age of 81, and was buried in Forest Hills Cemetery, Chattanooga, Hamilton, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

Porter Warner
1870–1960
Katherine Jones
1872–1953
Marriage: 3 September 1896
Margaret M Warner
1898–1952
Joseph H Warner
1898–1959
Alice H Warner
1901–1997
Porter Warner
1903–1997
Joshua Barclay Warner
1907–1992

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 September 1896
Knox, Tennessee, United States
children

(5)

Parents and Siblings

    Dr Charles Calhoun Jones

    Male1839–1900Male

    Margaret White McGhee

    Female1849–1925Female

siblings

(11)

    Ophelia Lavinia Jones

    Female1868–1906Female

    Dr Barclay Joshua Jones

    Male1869–1929Male

    Sarah Maggie Elizabeth Jones

    Female1872–Female

    Female1872–1953Female

    Ada Jones

    Female1874–Female

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 0

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1878 · Yellow Fever Epidemic

Age 6

When a man that had escaped a quarantined steamboat with yellow fever went to a restaurant he infected Kate Bionda the owner. This was the start of the yellow fever epidemic in Memphis, Tennessee. By the end of the epidemic 5,200 of the residence would die.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 24

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.

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)

  • Katherine Warner in household of Porter Warner, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Katherine Warner in household of Porter Warner, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Catherine J Warner in household of Porter Warner, "United States Census, 1920"

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