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Breckinridge Jones

Breckinridge Jones, American lawyer, banker. member of advisory council Federal Reserve Board; member Missouri House of Representatives, 1882-1884. Vice president. Missouri History Society 20 years; Member Christian (Disciples) Church.

Background

  • Jones, Breckinridge was born on October 2, 1856 in Boyle County, Kentucky, United States. Son of Daniel W. and Rebecca Robertson (Dunlap) Jones.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Centre College, Danville, Kentucky, 1875. Studied law, 1876-1878. Student St. Louis Law School, 1878-1879.

      University of Virginia summer school, 1879.

    Career

    • Practiced, St. Louis, 1879-1890. Officer, since 1890, Mississippi Valley Trust Company, of which was Chairman of the Board. Member of advisory council Federal Reserve Board.

      Member Missouri House of Representatives, 1882-1884. Vice president. Missouri History Society 20 years.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Member of advisory council Federal Reserve Board. Member Missouri House of Representatives, 1882-1884. Vice president. Missouri History Society 20 years.

    Member Christian (Disciples) Church.

    Connections

    • Married Frances Reid, October 21, 1885 (died 1904).; married second, Sarah Brant Colwell, September 21, 1910. Children: Reid, Breckinridge, Frances Reid (Mistress.
    • father: Daniel W. Jones
    • mother: Rebecca Robertson (Dunlap) Jones
    • spouses: Frances Reid
    • Sarah Brant Colwell
    • children: Reid Jones
    • Breckinridge Jones
    • Frances Reid (Mrs Jones
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    Born October 2, 1856
    Died November 21, 1928
    (aged 72)
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