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Missionary

Livingston French Jones, American missionary. Odd Fellow, Moose.

Background

Jones, Livingston French was born on June 1, 1865 in Tuckerton, New Jersey, United States. Son of Hazelton and Mary A. (O’Brien) Jones.

Education

Studied arts, sciences and langs. under Review Joseph H. Bradley, Doctor of Divinity. Graduate Princeton Theological Seminary, 1891.

Career

Ordained Presbyterian ministry, 1891. Pastor Delanco, New Jersey, 1891-1892. Missionary in Alaska, 1892-1914 (baptized 700 natives and built 2 chs., a schoolhouse and a council hall).

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: A Study of the Thlingets of Alaska. Indian Vengeance. Has lectured widely upon Alaska.

Membership

Odd Fellow, Moose.

Connections

Married Nellie A. Shinn, September 16, 1891.

father:
Hazelton Jones

mother:
Mary A. (O’Brien) Jones

spouse:
Nellie A. Shinn