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Wilie Jones

Wilie Jones, American banker. Member South Carolina. Constitutional Convention, 1895; Club: Columbia.

Background

  • Jones, Wilie was born on October 17, 1850 in Hillsboro, North Carolina, United States. Son of Cadwallader and Annie Isabella (Iredell) Jones.

  • Education

    • Edward high schools, Ebenezer, South Carolina., and Raleigh, North Carolina.

    Career

    • Began as clerk, Carolina National Bank, 1870, and continued for 36 years, advancing to vice president. President Palmetto National Bank, Columbia, 1906-1917. Enlisted in North Carolina.S.C., 1874.

      Retired as major general, 1915. Colonel 2d South Carolina. Regiment, Spanish-American War, 1898.

      Served in Cuba under General Fitzhugh Lee.

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member South Carolina. Constitutional Convention, 1895. Club: Columbia.

    Connections

    • Married Annie Reaux Caldwell, of Columbia, South Carolina., May 20, 1886.
    • father: Cadwallader Jones
    • mother: Annie Isabella (Iredell) Jones
    • spouse: Annie Reaux Caldwell
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    Born October 17, 1850
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