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Horace Godrey Jones

Birth
Death 9 Jun 1909 (aged 27–28)
Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Baltimore, Baltimore City, Maryland, USA
Memorial ID 100095038 · View Source
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The funeral of Mr. Horace Godfrey Jones, 28 years old, died early Wednesday morning at Monterey, PA., will take place at the chapel in Greenmount Cemetery.

Mr. Jones wa the son of Mrs. and the late Kennon Jones. A graduate of the Baltimore Polytechnic Institute, Mr. Jones was at the University of Virginia for nearly two years, when he resigned to accept the position of assistant mechanical engineer at the navy yard, Washington. While at the navy yard, he took up a course at George Washington University, studying at night. A nervous breakdown resulted, followed by pneumonia and heart trouble. Giving up his work in Washington, Mr. Jones went to Monterey with a hope of regaining his health. Mr. Jones was a grandson of Major H. W. Jones, of the Confederate Army and of Sir Roger Boython Sturgus, of England. He was also a member of the Kappa Alpha Fraternity.


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  • Created by: Laurie Buck
  • Added: 3 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100095038
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Horace Godrey Jones (1881–9 Jun 1909), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100095038, citing Green Mount Cemetery, Baltimore, Baltimore City, Maryland, USA ; Maintained by Laurie Buck (contributor 47362350) .