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Roy Childs Jones

Roy Childs Jones, American architect.


  • Jones, Roy Childs was born on June 22, 1885 in Kendallville, Indiana, United States. Son of Rufus Cornelius and Minnie Louisa (Childs) Jones.

  • Education

    • Student Purdue University, 1903-1904.


    • Architect in office of Holabird & Roche, Chgo.


    • Author: Study of Architectural Schools (with F. H. Bosworth, Junior), 1932.


    Served to Second lieutenant Engineers, Camouflage Section, American Expeditionary Force, 1917-1919. Secretary-treasurer Association Collegiate Schools Architecture, 1925-1931, vice president, 1931-1934, president, 1934-1936. (Fellow) The American Institute of Architects (commission for survey education and registration 1949-1950).

    Member National Architectural Accrediting Board (president since 1943), Kappa Alpha. Clubs: Century (New York).


    • father: Rufus Cornelius Jones
    • mother: Minnie Louisa (Childs) Jones
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    Died October 29, 1963
    (aged 78)