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 James W. Jones

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James W. Jones

Birth
Indiana, USA
Death
16 Aug 1888 (aged 40)
Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA
Burial
Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA
Plot
SECTION P, Lot 785, Part W1/2, Range , Grave *7-A
Memorial ID
54033297 View Source

Officer Jones served with the Louisville Division of Police from 1876 until his death. He and Officer Joseph Rosenberg were in a house on Lafayette Street investigating an assault in progress. Both officers were later discovered to have been fatally stabbed in the head.

Charles Dilger was arrested and convicted. On July 31, 1889, he was executed by hanging for the murders.

Officer Jones served with the Louisville Division of Police from 1876 until his death. He and Officer Joseph Rosenberg were in a house on Lafayette Street investigating an assault in progress. Both officers were later discovered to have been fatally stabbed in the head.

Charles Dilger was arrested and convicted. On July 31, 1889, he was executed by hanging for the murders.


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  • Created by: G. P.
  • Added: 23 Jun 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 54033297
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/54033297/james-w-jones: accessed ), memorial page for James W. Jones (6 Jun 1848–16 Aug 1888), Find a Grave Memorial ID 54033297, citing Cave Hill Cemetery, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA; Maintained by G. P. (contributor 47124408).