Jan. 17, 1942 Clear Lake Cerro Gordo County Iowa, USA
Hugh M. Jones came to the United States as a very young person in about 1887. He begins his history in the U.S. in Lexington, McLean County, IL. Married to Mary Ellen Blakney of Lexington, IL. They raised 10 children while farming land in Illinois and Iowa. Many of the 10 children lived in the Mason City and Franklin County area. Some of children returned to the IL area.