Harry Jones (1882 - 1966)

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Harry Jones
1882 - 1966
updated February 06, 2019
Harry Jones was born on November 20, 1882. He died in March 1966 at age 83. We know that Harry Jones had been residing in McAlester, Pittsburg County, Oklahoma 74501.


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Harry Jones died in March 1966 at age 83. He was born on November 20, 1882. We are unaware of information about Harry's immediate family. We know that Harry Jones had been residing in McAlester, Pittsburg County, Oklahoma 74501.
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In 1882, in the year that Harry Jones was born, on September 4th, the switch to the first commercial electrical power plant in the U.S. - at 255-257 Pearl Street - was flipped by Thomas Edison. It lit one square mile of lower Manhattan and was powered by coal. The "electrical age" had begun.

In 1894, when he was just 12 years old, large reserves of oil were discovered on the Osage Indian reservation in Oklahoma. Previously thought to be "useless" land - not even good for farming - the tribe had bought the land themselves. The discovery of oil made the Osage the "richest group of people in the world" at the time.

In 1932, by the time he was 50 years old, on February 27th, actress Elizabeth Taylor was born in London. Her parents were Americans living in London and when she was 7, the family moved to Los Angeles. Her first small part in a movie was in There's One Born Every Minute in 1942 but her first starring role was in National Velvet in 1944. She became as famous for her 8 marriages (to 7 people) as she was for her beauty and films.

In 1954, he was 72 years old when on May 17th, the Supreme Court released a decision on Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka. The ruling stated that state laws establishing separate public schools for black and white students was unconstitutional thus paving the way for integration in schools.

In 1966, in the year of Harry Jones's passing, on September 8th, the first Star Trek episode, "The Man Trap," was broadcast on NBC. The plot concerned a creature that sucked salt from human bodies. The original series only aired for 3 seasons due to low ratings.

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Harry Waters Jones
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Harry Robert Jones
around 1923 - Jun 8, 1944
Harry Richard Jones
Died: Apr 7, 1940
Harry Reynolds Jones
around 1899 - Mar 17, 1918
Harry Raymond Jones
Died: Apr 18, 1942
Harry P. Jones
around 1888 - Dec 24, 1918
Harry Owen Jones
around 1898 - Feb 3, 1918
Harry Offland Jones
around 1917 - Nov 3, 1943
Harry Mcdowell Jones
around 1917 - May 11, 1945
Harry Llewelyn Jones
around 1893 - Apr 28, 1918
Harry Lionel Jones
Died: Dec 7, 1942
Harry Lewis Jones
around 1887 - Nov 18, 1914
Harry Kenneth Jones
around 1922 - May 22, 1944
Harry John Jones
around 1926 - Feb 14, 1945

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Gordon W Jones
Dec 4, 1921 - Jul 1, 2002
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Dennie Jones
Aug 7, 1892 - September 1983
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Simon Jones
Nov 12, 1924 - Feb 13, 1995
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Johnnie Jones
Jun 23, 1914 - Jun 13, 1991
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Margrette W Jones
Jan 21, 1920 - Apr 28, 2009
Tampa, Florida
Ronald O Jones
Feb 19, 1922 - Oct 18, 1988
Biloxi, MS
Harold E Jones
Nov 19, 1913 - Apr 27, 2004
Wichita, KS
Louis Jones
Feb 23, 1895 - June 1970
Winslow, Arizona
Russell Olen Jones
May 2, 1912 - Aug 8, 2010
Mesa, Arizona
Lloyd W Jones
Feb 12, 1921 - Nov 25, 1991
Rose Jones
Dec 1, 1910 - Jul 2, 1990
Oklahoma City, OK
Booker Jones
Mar 29, 1902 - April 1966
El Reno, Oklahoma
Lawrence L Jones
Jul 29, 1918 - Dec 24, 2008
Mustang, OK
Leora Jones
Oct 21, 1921 - Nov 25, 1995
El Centro, CA
Lorraine Jones
Dec 8, 1923 - Nov 8, 1998
Wichita, KS
Bernita Jones
Mar 21, 1916 - October 1983
Guthrie, Oklahoma
Spurgeon S Jones
Aug 20, 1917 - Nov 15, 1993
Carter, OK
Robert D Jones
Oct 5, 1917 - Jan 23, 1998
Norman, OK
Frank L Jones
Jul 23, 1918 - Apr 10, 1994
Norman, OK
Eselene F Jones
Feb 4, 1922 - Nov 21, 2005
Lomita, CA

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