Joe Jones born Joseph Charles Jones (1873 – 1949)

1873 13 September, born, Chester, Cheshire, England. His father, William Jones was 37, and his mother, Ann Jones was 35. On 20th September, seven days after Joseph was born, panic swept the New York  Stock Exchange (railroad bond default/bank failure) and the New York banks are shut for 10 days due to a bank scandal. See 2008 for progress on financial collapses.

1875 Sister Eliza born, Buckley, Flintshire, Wales

1876 5th November Baptised, Christ Church, Chester

1881 Joseph was living in Eckington Derbyshire

1891, age 18 Joseph was a lodger in Hasland, Derbyshire, England

1892, age 19, Joseph’s mother, Ann Jones, (1838-1892) died in Ekington, Derbyshire

1901 Joseph, 28, was a lodger, living in North Wingfield, Derbyshire.

1919 March, age 45, Joseph Married Harriet Roebuck , whose first husband, Henry Kirk, was killed in France in 1918

Birth of daughter Alice Jones;

Birth of son Billy Jones;

1925 28th May Birth of son Ken Jones.

1939 July sister Hannah Jones died Ekington, Derbyshire

1949 July Joseph died, aged 75,  in Worksop, Notts, England.


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