Thurlow Jones

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Thurlow Jones

  • Birth 17 Aug 1889 Wilmington, Clinton County, Ohio, USA
  • Death Dec 1975 Huntington, Huntington County, Indiana, USA
  • Burial Huntington, Huntington County, Indiana, USA
  • Memorial ID 43605399

Husband of Barbara's Grandmother.

PFC US Army

RESEARCH BY Joyce Appelfeller Rarick :

Thurlow Jones was born in Wilmington, Clinton County, Ohio, on 17 Aug 1889 to Alpheus H. Jones and his wife, Margaret McKenna. Thurlow had two older siblings: a brother, Samuel G. Jones. and a sister,
Verna Jones, who married John "Frank" Knowlton.



Source: Ohio Military Men, 1917-18, at Ancestry.com

Name: Thurlow Jones
Serial Number: 1535354
Race: W
RESIDENCE: Columbus, O.
Enlistment Division: National Guard
Enlistment Location: Columbus, O.
Enlistment Date: 04 Jun 1917
Birth Place: Wilmington, O.
Birth Date / Age: 27 10/12 Years
Assigns Comment: Battery B 3 Field Artillery ONG (Battery B 136 Field Artillery) to Discharge Private, first class 10 July 1917; Private 2 Sept 1917; Cook 14 March 1918; Private 19 Sept 1918; Private, first class 3 Dec 1918. Defensive Sector. American Expeditionary Forces 27 June 1918 to 24 March 1919. Honorable discharge 10 Apr 1919.
Volume #: 9

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Source: Ohio Soldiers in WWI, 1917-1918, at Ancestry.com

Name: Thurlow Jones
Age: 27 10/12 Years
Race: White
Birth Location: Wilmington, Ohio, USA
Enlistment Date: 4 Jun 1917
Enlistment County: Columbus
Enlistment State: Ohio
Enlistment Division: National Guard
Decorations and Awards: View Image
Rank: View Image
Advancement: View Image
Comments: Battery B 3 Field Artillery ONG (Battery B 136 Field Artillery) to Discharge Private, first class 10 July 1917; Private 2 Sept 1917; Cook 14 March 1918; Private 19 Sept 1918; Private, first class 3 Dec 1918. Defensive Sector. American Expeditionary Forces

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from censuses:

June 1, 1900--Thurlow Jones, son, age 10, single, born August 1889 in Ohio, at school, both parents born in Ohio, living on Doan Street with his parents, Alpheus W., age 59, and Margaret Jones, age 38, in Wilmington, Clinton County, Ohio, where his father was a lawyer and his grandfather, Aquilla Jones, a physician.

April 1, 1910--Thurlow Jones, son, age 21, single, born Ohio, unemployed, living at 233 S. Mulberry Street, in Wilmington, Clinton County, Ohio, with his widowed mother, Margaret Jones, age 46, and his brother, Sam, age 22, a grocery clerk.

January 1, 1920--Thurlow Jones, Son, Age 28, Single, Born Ohio, Clothing Salesman, Living with his mother, Margaret Jones, Age 55, Widowed, 903 Neil Avenue, Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio. Living next door were Robert and Pauline Glass and their family with LeRoy Glass, age 16, the eldest child of eight children in the Glass family. Also living in the Jones household at 903 Neil Avenue were Thurlow's older brother, Samuel, age 33 and single, as well as Thurlow's older married sister, Verna Jones Knowlton, age 30, and her husband, Frank Knowlton, age 34, an automobile salesman.

April 1, 1930--Thurlow Jones, Son, Age 37, Married 1st time at age 30, Born Ohio, Clerk-Mercantile,
Living at 903 Neil Avenue, Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, with his wife, Florence Jones, age 27, married at age 20, born Ohio, no occupation; with Thurlow's widowed mother, Margaret Jones, age 55, born Ohio; Thurlow's married sister, Verna Knowlton, age 39, married 1st at age 29, a milliner; two roomers, Annie & Tillie Steinacker, ages 50 and 52, respectively, both born in Pennsylvania and working as superintendents at a coffin works.

Neither Martha Jane Jones nor Frank Knowlton, Verna's husband, is listed on this census entry.

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Source: U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942, at Ancestry.com

Name: Thurlow Jones
Birth Date: 17 Aug 1889
RESIDENCE: Huntington, Huntington, Indiana
Birth: Wilmington, Clinton, Ohio
Race: White
Roll: WW2_2281883
Serial Number: U2526
Place of Residence: 506 E. High St., Huntington, Indiana
Mailing Address: Same
Age in Years: 52
Name and Address of Person Who Will Always Know Your Address:
Mrs. Margaret Jones, 903 Neil Ave., Columbus, Ohio
Employer's Name and Address: Loose Wiles Bis. Co., Dayton, Ohio
Place of Employment: Loose Wiles Biscuit Co., Dayton, Ohio
Race: White
Height (Approx): 5' 9"
Weight: 170
Eyes: Blue
Hair: Brown & Gray
Complexion: Light
Date of Registration: 27 April 1942

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Thurlow JonesSpouse (1) - Florence Martino m. Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, in 1922-1923Spouse (2) - Louise B. ______
- Joyce Appelfeller Rarick


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  • Added: 27 Oct 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 43605399
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Thurlow Jones (17 Aug 1889–Dec 1975), Find A Grave Memorial no. 43605399, citing Mount Hope Cemetery, Huntington, Huntington County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by SixDogTeam (contributor 46950943) .