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lawyer , banker

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.

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