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Architect

Hugh McKittrick Jones, American architect.

Background

Jones, Hugh McKittrick was born on October 6, 1919 in St. Louis. Son of Hugh McKittrick and Carroll (West) Jones.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Harvard, 1940. Bachelor of Architecture, Harvard, 1942. Master in Architecture, Harvard, 1947.

Career

Trainee Office Walter Bogner, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1945-1947, Office Douglas Orr, New Haven, 1947-1949. Architect Jones & Mowbray, New Haven and Guilford, Connecticut, 1949-1954, Office Hugh Jones, Guilford, 1954-1987, retired. Corporator, trustee Guilford Savings Bank, 1954-1995, vice president, 1975-1977, vice chairman, 1977-1995.

Vice president Envirland Company, 1976-1995.

Membership

Member Guilford Republican Town Committee, 1952-1984, now associate. Member Guilford Town Planning Commission, 1953-1958, chairman, 1956. Member Regional Planning Agency, 1961-1969.

Representative Connecticut House Representatives, 1963-1967. Member Connecticut Commission to Study Metro Government, 1965-1967, Connecticut Governor's Task Force on Housing, 1971-1973. Chairman Regional Housing Council for Son of Central Planning Region, 1974-1980.

Member Guilford Land Conservation Trust, 1965-1995, Guilford Keeping Society, 1979-1995, Guilford Preservation Alliance, 1981-1995. President Guilford Foundation, 1976-1980, board directors, 1977-1982, 83-95. Served to lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1946, PTO. Fellow American Institute of Architects (president Connecticut chapter 1962, 63, National director 1970-1973), Guilford Chamber of Commerce, Sierra Club, American Arbitration Association (national panel arbitrators 1956-1995).

Connections

Married Elizabeth Siddons Mowbray, September 9, 1940 (deceased July 1978). Children: Cynthia Siddons Jones Benjamin, Terry West (Mistress James Henry Eddy, Junior), Hugh McKittrick III, Timothy Millard. Married Margaret Twichell Mowbray, March 17, 1984.

Stepchildren: Burton Twichell Mowbray, Katharine Siddons Mowbray Michie.

father:
Hugh McKittrick Jones

mother:
Carroll (West) Jones

spouse:
Elizabeth Siddons Mowbray

spouse:
Margaret Twichell Mowbray

child:
Cynthia Siddons Jones Benjamin Jones

child:
Terry West (Mistress James Henry Eddy Jones

child:
Junior) Jones

child:
Hugh McKittrick III Jones

child:
Timothy Millard Jones

child:
Burton Twichell Mowbray Jones

child:
Katharine Siddons Mowbray Michie Jones