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Clement Ross Jones

Clement Ross Jones, American engineer. Member engineering firm Jones & Jenkins, 1894-1898; Mason.

Background

  • Jones, Clement Ross was born on April 19, 1871 in Knottsville, West Virginia, United States. Son of Uriah and Pernissa Jane (Ford) Jones.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, C.E., West Virginia University, 1894, Mechanical Engineering, 1897. Worcester Polytechnic Institute, summer 1896. Stevens Institute Technology, summer 1897.

      Master of Mechanical Engineering, Cornell, 1900.

    Career

    • 1 son, Ross Gambrill.

    Works

    • Editor Experiment Station Record, 1921-1924. Chairman fuel committee, 1917-1918. Graduate as Northern 1, and First lieutenant adjunct West Virginia Corps of Cadets, 1894.

      First lieutenant West Virginia National Guard, 1894. Captain 1896.

    Politics

    When peaceful alternatives have failed, the force of arms may regretfully be preferable to unchecked aggression, tyranny and genocide.

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    In modern culture the ability to make decisions and choose our own path in life has extremely high value. But through the faith we voluntarily surrender to God in love and joy.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    Christians should read the Bible as part of a faith community, and try to put themselves into the story of God's dealings with humanity.

    Membership

    Member engineering firm Jones & Jenkins, 1894-1898.

    Connections

    • Married Elizabeth Charles Gambrill, July 22, 1915.
    • father: Uriah Jones
    • mother: Pernissa Jane (Ford) Jones
    • spouse: Elizabeth Charles Gambrill
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    Born April 19, 1871
    Died August 16, 1939
    (aged 68)
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