Col Hamilton Chamberlain Jones, Jr

Col Hamilton Chamberlain Jones, Jr

Birth
Salisbury, Rowan County, North Carolina, USA
Death 23 Aug 1904 (aged 66)
Wilmington, New Hanover County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 24090225 · View Source
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Born: November 3, 1837
Birthplace: Salisbury North Carolina
Father: Hamilton Chamberlain Jones Sr.
Mother: Ann Eliza Henderson Jones
Wife: Convere Springs Myers Jones 1851 – 1931
(Buried: Elmwood Cemetery Charlotte North Carolina)
Children:
Hamilton Chamberlain Jones III 1884 – 1957
(Buried: Evergreen Cemetery Charlotte North Carolina)
Education:
1858: Graduated from University of North Carolina
Occupation before War:
Attorney in Salisbury North Carolina
1860: Unsuccessful Candidate for North Carolina State Senator
Civil War Career:
1861 – 1862: Captain of Company K 5th North Carolina Infantry
1862: Wounded during the Battle of Williamsburg Virginia
1862 – 1864: Lt. Colonel of 5th North Carolina Infantry Regiment
1863: Captured at Rappahannock Railroad Bridge
1863: Imprisoned at Johnson's Island Union Prison
1864 – 1865: Colonel of 57th North Carolina Infantry Regiment
1865: Wounded at Hare's Hill while making a charge on Grant's lines
Occupation after War:
Attorney in Salisbury North Carolina
Attorney in Charlotte North Carolina
Helped Edit the Charlotte News Newspaper
North Carolina State Senator
United States District Attorney for Western North Carolina


Died: August 23, 1904
Place of Death: Charlotte North Carolina
Age at time of Death: 66 years old
Burial Place: Elmwood Cemetery Charlotte North Carolina



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  • Maintained by: Rob
  • Originally Created by: DSM
  • Added: 21 Jan 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 24090225
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Col Hamilton Chamberlain Jones, Jr (3 Nov 1837–23 Aug 1904), Find A Grave Memorial no. 24090225, citing Elmwood Cemetery, Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Rob (contributor 47382248) .