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Mary Ruth O'Sullivan Jones
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Birth: May 18, 1892
Death: Sep. 22, 1973

revised 11/11/2015


Mary Ruth O'Sullivan was from Sneem, Ireland. When she came to America, the O' was dropped but she was indeed an O'Sullivan.

She was the daughter of Richard O'Sullivan and his wife Bridgette Sullivan O'Sullivan.

She served during WWI as a 2ND LT, WOMEN'S ARMY CORPS.

Mary Ruth O'Sullivan met & married Leslie Loren Jones while he was stationed in MA, and over the next 18 years, they had at least eight children:


Marian Ruth Jones (10/13/1918 )
Leslie Loren Jr Jones (11/13/1919 2011)
Francis Richard Jones (5/4/1921 )
Arlene Elizabeth Jones (5/17/1923 2009)
Robert Sylvester Jones (7/22/1925 )
Dorothy Virginia Jones (6/7/1928
Vincent Earl Jones (7/12/1930 )
Joan Ann Jones (3/23/1937 )



She died in 1973 and is buried in the Woodlawn National Cemetery, in Elmira, NY, with Leslie, who died in Bath NY on March 19, 1985.




SOURCES:
~U.S. Marine Corps Muster Rolls, 1798-1958 Record for Leslie L Jones (multiple records)
~US Census records 1900-1940
~U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca.1775-2006
~Social Security Death Index records - Leslie L Jones & Mary Ruth Jones
~FAMILY RECORD JONES FAMILY (a 1950s-1960s era genealogy research report on the family of Benjamin and Jennie May Jones, created by Walter Jones)
~8-19-2013 email from & phone conversation with Leslie & Mary's granddaughter Aimee Randall
~Family record of births of Leslie Loren Jones, Mary Ruth O'Sullivan, and their children (image online)
 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Leslie Loren Jones (1893 - 1985)*
 
 Children:
  Leslie Loren Jones (1919 - 2011)*
  Vincent Earl Jones (1930 - 1955)*
 
*Calculated relationship

2ND LT, WOMEN'S ARMY CORPS
 
Burial:
Woodlawn National Cemetery
Elmira
Chemung County
New York, USA
Plot: G, 0, 5004-A
 
Maintained by: Lorraine Butler
Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Offi...
Record added: Feb 25, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 852389
Mary Ruth <i>O'Sullivan</i> Jones
Added by: Aimee Randall
 
Mary Ruth <i>O'Sullivan</i> Jones
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Added by: LoRetta Hughes
 
 
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