Clarence David Jones Jr.

Male2 January 1924–20 April 1944

Brief Life History of Clarence David

When Clarence David Jones Jr. was born on 2 January 1924, in Massillon, Stark, Ohio, United States, his father, Clarence David Jones, was 21 and his mother, Helen Stephan, was 20. He died on 20 April 1944, in Saint-Omer, Pas-de-Calais, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France, at the age of 20, and was buried in Rose Hill Memorial Park Cemetery, Massillon, Stark, Ohio, United States.

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Clarence David Jones
Helen Stephan
Clarence David Jones Jr.
June Alice Jones

Sources (4)

  • 1924, United States, Ohio, Stark County birth record for Clarence D. Jones
  • 1942, United States, Ohio, World War II Enlistment Records Clarence D. Jones, Jr.
  • United States, Rosters of World War II Dead; Clarence D. Jones Jr.

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World Events (8)


Age 3

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.


Age 5

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.


Age 7

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

Name Meaning

English and Welsh: from the Middle English personal name Jon(e) (see John ), with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s. The surname is especially common in Wales and southern central England. It began to be adopted as a non-hereditary surname in some parts of Wales from the 16th century onward, but did not become a widespread hereditary surname there until the 18th and 19th centuries. In North America, this surname has absorbed various cognate and like-sounding surnames from other languages. It is (including in the sense 2 below) the fifth most frequent surname in the US. It is also very common among African Americans and Native Americans.

English: habitational or occupational name for someone who lived or worked ‘at John's (house)’.

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

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