Martha V. Jones

1905–2005 (Age 100)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Martha V.

When Martha V. Jones was born on 25 June 1905, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Wallace Oscar Jones, was 26 and her mother, Lillie May Rotenberger, was 18. She had at least 1 daughter with Floyd W. Afflerbach. She lived in Trumbauersville, Bucks, Pennsylvania, United States in 1910 and Quakertown, Bucks, Pennsylvania, United States in 1920. She died on 7 November 2005, in Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 100, and was buried in Trumbauersville, Bucks, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Martha V. Jones
1905–2005
Floyd W. Afflerbach
1901–1966
Janette Elane Afflerbach
1925–1925

Spouse & Children

children

(1)

  • Janette Elane Afflerbach

    Female1925–1925Female

Parents & Siblings

  • Male1879–1962Male

  • Lillie May Rotenberger

    Female1887–1941Female

siblings

(4)

  • Female1905–2005Female

  • Bessie May Jones

    Female1907–2000Female

  • Male1910–1977Male

  • Ernest R Jones

    Male1918–Male

World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1906 · Licencing Butchers

Age 1

A law that makes it a crime to misbrand meat being sold as food, and ensures that the meat is slaughtered and processed under sanitary conditions.
1931

Age 26

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

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 ).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Martha Jones in household of Wallace Jones, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Martha V Jones in household of Wallace O Jones, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Martha Afflerbach in entry for Bessie M Seifert, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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