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Alfred William Jones

Alfred William Jones, business executive. member Business Council.; Member Phi Kappa Psi.

Background

  • Jones, Alfred William was born in 1902 in Dayton, Ohio, United States. Son of Samuel Rufus and Mary Adele (Yost) Jones.

  • Education

    • Student, Moraine School, Dayton, 1917-1920, University of Pennsylvania, 1920-1923.

    Career

    • President Sea Island Company (developers of resorts), 1928-1944, Chairman of the Board, from 1944.

    Politics

    The use of force should be supported, but only in extreme situations and only when the need is clear beyond reasonable doubt, and through appropriate international organizations.

    Religion

    The life with Christ has nothing to do with being in a "church" atmosphere for all eternity. God’s salvation involves far more. He is planning to make his children productive, creative, useful, and supremely happy, within an environment of spiritual perfection, health, peace, and love.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    God enables every person to resist evil, by accepting forgiveness and liberation, and willing to be open to the Holy Spirit.

    Membership

    Member Business Council. Member Phi Kappa Psi.

    Connections

    • Married Katharine Houk Talbott, September 6, 1928. Children: Alfred, Marianna (Mistress.
    • father: Samuel Rufus Jones
    • mother: Mary Adele (Yost) Jones
    • spouse: Katharine Houk Talbott
    • children: Alfred Jones
    • Marianna (Mrs Jones
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    Died June 9, 1982
    (aged 80)
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