William Clayton Jones
Full Name: William Clayton Jones
Date of birth: May 13, 1840
Date of death: June 17, 1911
Terms of Service top
||Dates of Service
||Counties in District
Jan 14, 1879 - Jan 11, 1881
Greenville / Hunt
Oct 31, 1871 - Jan 14, 1873
Greenville / Hunt
Hopkins, Hunt, Wood
Democrat, 1/14/1879, p. 1.
Galveston Daily News
William C. Jones, in special election 10/3/1871 - 10/5/1871, sworn 10/31/1871, succeeded Edwin P. Becton, granted leave of absence for remainder of session 4/24/1871, resigned thereafter.
Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004
Biographical Notes and Resources top
- Obituary, Colonel W.C. Jones, Greenville, 6/19/1911, p. 7. Born 5/13/1839 in Georgia, Confederate veteran, lawyer, and early settler of Greenville.
Fort Worth Record and Register.
- Biographical sketch, William Clayton Jones, p. 258. Born 1841 in Elbert County, Georgia. Member of the House in the 12th Legislature.
Texas Legislative Manual, 1879-80, 1879.
Military Service Notes
- Census of 1880 - W.C. Jones, Hunt County, age 40, born circa 1840 in Georgia, attorney at law, wife M.S. Jones, daughter Sallie.
Census of 1900 - William C. Jones, Greenville, Hunt County, age 62, born May 1838 in Georgia, lawyer, widowed.
- Wm. Clayton Jones, birthplace Elberton, Georgia, age 72, death date 6/17/1911 in Greenville, Hunt County, Texas, attorney.
FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
- William Clayton Jones, birth date 5/13/1840, death date 6/17/1911, burial in East Mount Cemetery, Greenville, Hunt County.
Find a Grave.
Committee Information top
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