Jones, Frank Johnston was born on April 22, 1838 in Cincinnati. Son of John Davies and Elizabeth (Johnston) Jones.
Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1859, honorary Master of Arts, 1906. Bachelor of Laws, Cincinnati Law School, 1866.
Enlisted private Company A, 6th Ohio Infantry, April 1861. Second lieutenant 13th Ohio Infantry, May 1861, later First lieutenant and adjunct, and afterward captain same regiment. Bvtd. major vols., March 13, 1865, “for gallant and meritorious services during the war.” Practicing law at Cincinnati, since 1866.
President Little Miami Railroad Company, since 1890, Cincinnati Equitable Insurance Company. Director Cleveland & Pittsburgh Railroad Company, Dayton & Michigan Railroad Company, Cincinnati St. Railway Company, Columbia Life Insurance Company, Cincinnati, First National Bank, Cincinnati.