Robert Albert Washington Frierson Jones

16 June 1897–1971 (Age 73)
South Carolina, United States

The Life of Robert Albert Washington Frierson

When Robert Albert Washington Frierson Jones was born on 16 June 1897, in South Carolina, United States, his father, Washington LaFayette Frierson, was 45 and his mother, Susan Annie E. McCants, was 27. He married Jesse L Jamerson about 1920, in Florida, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Bell, Gilchrist, Florida, United States in 1910. He died in 1971, in Fort Pierce, St. Lucie, Florida, United States, at the age of 74.

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Family Time Line

Robert Albert Washington Frierson Jones
1897–1971
Jesse L Jamerson
1899–1994
Marriage: about 1920
Robert Washington Frierson Jones
1898–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1920
Florida, United States
children

(1)

    Robert Washington Frierson Jones

    Male1898–Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1898 · Florida Involvement in Spanish-American War

Age 1

Florida played a critical role during the Spanish-American War. The port of Tampa saw the arrival of over 30,000 troops; this traffic resulted in the small town experiencing massive growth and becoming a city. Cuban-Americans across the state also helped with raising money and support for the war.
1916 · Anthony Crawford Lynched

Age 19

South Carolina native, father to 13 children, and a local farmer, Anthony Crawford, is lynched on October 21, 1916, in Abbeyville, South Carolina. The lynching is followed after Crawford has an arguement with a white storekeeper.
1917

Age 20

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

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 (2)

  • Almena Jones in household of John W Jones, "United States Census, 1910"
  • 1900 UScenxus

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