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Clifford Monroe Jones

Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Death 1 Sep 1935 (aged 34)
Draper, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Burial Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Plot C-9-9-4-E
Memorial ID 100040956 · View Source
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1935 Utah Death Certificate
Multi-car accident, 2 dead, 9 injured

Clifford Monroe Jones age 34
Claims Agent, Utah Light & Traction, 8 years

1910 Census Salt Lake City Ward 4, Utah
John Jones 49, janitor, city school
Esther M Jones 49, 3 children, 1 living
Clifford Jones 9
Own home, 416 5th Avenue
18 April 1910

1919 Married Salt Lake City, Utah
Clifford Monroe Jones, age 18
Leda Nelson, age 20
21 July 1919, Certificate # A032329
BYU Spc Collections
"Utah, Marriages, 1887-1966" index FamilySearch

1920 Census Salt Lake City Ward 2, Utah
Clifford M Jones 18, Ad. Agent, Theatre
Carrie Jones 20, piano player, music store
Renting, 410 So W Temple
21 January 1920

1930 Census Salt Lake City, Utah
Clifford M Jones 28, clerk, Power & Light
Leda H Jones 27, musician, theater
Renting, 425 East Second South Street, radio
12 April 1930

Sept 1935 Salt Lake City, Utah
Freak Accident Claims Lives of Two Near Draper
Car Collision West of Garfield Costs Lives of Two
Clifford M Jones, 560 East 6th South
... Drivers of the C C C truck from which fell the gasoline drum that caused the accident in which Mr Jones, Utah Light and Traction company claims adjuster, and Mrs Redmond were killed ...
Mr Jones and his party were en route to a Labor day celebration at Eureka when the accident occurred. The Webbs were returning to Montana after a tour of Zion National Park ...

Mr Jones was born in Salt Lake City July 1901. He was a son of John and Esther M Jones. Educated in the public schools he first was associated with the traction company as motorman. During 1930 he was transferred to the claims and legal department. Survivors are his mother and his former wife, Leda Nelson of New York City.
Salt Lake Telegram, Sept 2, 1935, Pages 1, 2,
includes photos.

Father John Jones, b1862 Wales, d1919 SLC
Mo: Ester Mary Edwards 1859-1935 dProvo, bur SLC, 1935 Utah DC Informat: Leda Jones

Friend Elsa Pauline Redmond Adams 1904-1991

Elsa's mother also died in the accident Katherine Netscher Redmond 1869-1935

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