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Charles H. Jones Charles Hill Jones
Full Name: Charles Hill Jones
Date of birth: December 20, 1833
Date of death: September 23, 1880

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 3 Aug 6, 1866 - Feb 7, 1870 11th (1)     Woodville / Tyler   Hardin, Tyler
(1) Roster of 11th Legislature, House of Representatives, "Texas Legislative Proceedings," 8/11/1866, p. 1. Galveston Daily News.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Lieut. Charles Hill Jones, birth date 12/22/1833, death date 8/23/1880 on grave marker, biographical sketch, interment in Magnolia Cemetery, Woodville, Tyler County. Parents William Dandridge Claiborne Jones and Rachel Burleson Jones. Find a Grave.
  • JONES, CHARLES HILL (1833-1880). Son of William D.C. and Sarah (Burleson) Jones, elected to 11th Legislature for Tyler County in 1866. Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Biographical sketch of William D.C. Jones (born 1866), Volume III, pp. 1493-1494. Relatives - brothers: Charles Hill Jones, William Henry Jones, Benjamin F. Jones, and George Washington 'Wash' Jones (Lieutenant Governor 1866-1867), sons of William Dandridge Claiborne Jones (1799-1892) and Rachel Burleson Jones. A History of Texas and Texans, 1916.
  • Military Service Notes
  • Confederate States Army, Captain, 13th Texas Cavalry, John H. Burnett's Regiment. Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Other Resources
  • James Slaughter Jones, birth date 12/8/1875 in Bastrop County, death date 11/27/1924, lawyer, spouse Vesta A. Craft. Relatives: Benjamin Frank Jones - father, James Slaughter Jones - son. Charles Hill Jones, William Henry Jones, and George Washington 'Wash' Jones (Lieutenant Governor 1866-1867) - uncles, James Slaughter Jones - nephew. Goodman & Allied Families and Wilson Family Trees; U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918; Texas, Death Certificates, 1903–1982. Ancestry.com.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Charles H. Jones, 11th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 11th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, south wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    11th R.S. - 1866
    Enrolled Bills  
    Federal Relations  
     

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