Roberson Jones

(1889 - 1970)

A photo of Roberson Jones
Add photo
Roberson Jones
1889 - 1970
Born
July 1889
Death
February 1970
Last Known Residence
Georgia 31777
Summary
Roberson Jones was born in July 1889. Roberson died in February 1970 at 80 years of age. We know that Roberson Jones had been residing in Georgia 31777.
Updated: February 6, 2019
ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM
This collaborative biography is dedicated to show & tell the life of Roberson Jones. Click the to update this introduction with a synopsis or highlights of Roberson's life.
Show & Tell Their Story
Share your memories, family stories, & photos so that Roberson is always remembered.
Biography
Roberson Jones
Most commonly known name
Roberson Jones
Full name
Nickname(s) or aliases
Georgia 31777
Last known residence
Roberson Jones was born in
Birth
Roberson Jones died in
Death
Roberson Jones was born in
Roberson Jones died in
Birth
Death
Heritage
Childhood
Adulthood
Obituary

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Roberson's immediate relatives including parents, siblings, partnerships and children in the Jones family tree.

Roberson's Family

Parent
Parent
Roberson Jones
Partner
Child
Partner
Child
Sibling

Friends:

Add bio

Leave a comment to ask questions, share information, or simply to show that you care about Roberson.

Cancel

Share Roberson's obituary or write your own to preserve their legacy.

Roberson Jones died in February 1970 at 80 years old. Roberson was born in July 1889. We are unaware of information about Roberson's surviving family. We know that Roberson Jones had been residing in Georgia 31777.

Refresh this page to see various historical events that occurred during Roberson's lifetime.

In 1889, in the year that Roberson Jones was born, on March 4th, Benjamin Harrison became the 23rd President of the United States. His grandfather, William Henry Harrison, was the 9th President of the United States. His father, John Scott Harrison - son of William Henry - was in the U.S. House of Representatives.

In 1899, this person was merely 10 years old when on February 14th, the first voting machines were approved by Congress for use in federal elections. Several states were already using voting machines in their elections and the Federal government was finally convinced of their safety and accuracy.

In 1920, when this person was 31 years old, the 19th Amendment, granting women the right to vote, passed both Houses of Congress and was sent to the States to ratify. In August, Tennessee became the 36th state to ratify the Amendment and it became law eight days later. Mississippi ratified it in 1984.

In 1963, when this person was 74 years old, on November 22nd, Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson became the 36th President of the United States when President John Kennedy was shot and killed in Dallas, Texas. Johnson was sworn in on the plane carrying Kennedy's body back to Washington D.C.

In 1970, in the year of Roberson Jones's passing, on May 4th, four students at Kent State University in Ohio were shot and killed by National Guardsmen. The students were at a peaceful demonstration protesting the invasion of Cambodia by US forces. There had been precedent for the killing of American college students. The previous year, on May 15th, Alameda County Sheriffs used shotguns against U.C. Berkeley students at a protest for People's Park. One student died, one was blinded, 128 were injured.

Other Jones

Biography
Nov 9, 1931 - Apr 1985 1931 - 1985
Biography
Oct 25, 1931 - Jan 1987 1931 - 1987
Biography
Nov 1, 1897 - Feb 1979 1897 - 1979
Biography
Mar 25, 1914 - Jun 10, 2002 1914 - 2002
Biography
Aug 4, 1933 - Jun 25, 1999 1933 - 1999
Biography
Sep 6, 1932 - Feb 16, 2004 1932 - 2004
Biography
Jan 6, 1931 - Nov 14, 2008 1931 - 2008
Biography
Jan 18, 1910 - May 1983 1910 - 1983
Biography
May 16, 1929 - Apr 1968 1929 - 1968
Biography
Apr 24, 1931 - Jun 23, 1997 1931 - 1997
Biography
Aug 14, 1903 - Jan 1972 1903 - 1972
Biography
Feb 12, 1929 - Mar 22, 1997 1929 - 1997
Biography
Feb 8, 1904 - Dec 1982 1904 - 1982
Biography
Apr 1, 1926 - Apr 1965 1926 - 1965
Biography
Mar 17, 1925 - Aug 13, 2004 1925 - 2004
Biography
Apr 27, 1887 - May 1964 1887 - 1964
Biography
Feb 1, 1922 - Jan 1980 1922 - 1980
Biography
Sep 24, 1931 - Nov 1, 2007 1931 - 2007
Biography
Jun 8, 1924 - Mar 15, 2008 1924 - 2008
Biography
Jul 4, 1930 - Jul 13, 1996 1930 - 1996

Other Bios

Biography
Jun 22, 1929 - Sep 4, 2000 1929 - 2000
Biography
Sep 30, 1924 - Nov 1970 1924 - 1970
Biography
Jun 26, 1912 - Aug 4, 1993 1912 - 1993
Biography
Sep 7, 1916 - Aug 19, 1994 1916 - 1994
Biography
Dec 22, 1927 - May 25, 2010 1927 - 2010
Biography
Oct 21, 1926 - Mar 28, 2002 1926 - 2002
Biography
Apr 7, 1931 - Jan 16, 2004 1931 - 2004
Biography
May 16, 1916 - May 1975 1916 - 1975
Biography
Jun 28, 1932 - Jul 18, 1991 1932 - 1991
Biography
Feb 23, 1921 - May 31, 2011 1921 - 2011
Biography
Jan 2, 1930 - Feb 3, 2011 1930 - 2011
Biography
May 15, 1932 - Apr 11, 1999 1932 - 1999
Biography
Nov 8, 1927 - May 6, 2003 1927 - 2003
Biography
Jul 9, 1917 - Dec 15, 2002 1917 - 2002
Biography
Oct 27, 1919 - Aug 1978 1919 - 1978
Biography
May 28, 1903 - Jun 28, 1997 1903 - 1997
Biography
Jan 15, 1932 - Jan 1980 1932 - 1980
Biography
Mar 28, 1929 - Dec 8, 2007 1929 - 2007
Biography
Sep 15, 1933 - Apr 15, 1992 1933 - 1992
Biography
Nov 18, 1932 - Jan 29, 2004 1932 - 2004
Our Best Friends Are Like Family
We get through life with the help of our friends - school playmates, sports buddies, work associates, friends we've made a...
The 1960s - Was It Really 50 Years Ago? Say It Ain't So!
"When I get older losing my hair, Many years from now, Will you still be sending me a valentine, Birthday greetings, bottl...
A Mother’s Love Can’t Be Matched
It's the most difficult job in the world - and the most rewarding! If you're a parent (or a child), you know what that mea...
Created on Jun 04, 2020 by Daniel Pinna
"Thank you for helping me find my family & friends again so many years after I lost them. I get the chance to remember them all this time later."

Highlights of just a few of the many successes of sharing memories on AncientFaces. From reuniting lost or 'orphan' photos with their families, seeing faces of relatives for the first time, to the many connections made with family & friends.

These special moments are why it's important we share.
Back to Top