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Lawyer

Richard Channing Jones, American lawyer. member State Commn.

Background

Jones, Richard Channing was born on April 12, 1841 in Brunswick Company, Virginia, United States. Son of Review John Cargill and Mary (Walker) Jones.

Education

Graduate University of Alabama, 1859 (A.M., Doctor of Laws).

Career

Major Frank Boykin, Camden, Alabama, October 19, 1864. Removed to Camden, Alabama, 1844. Admitted to bar, 1861.

Served in C.S.A. 4 years, as line and staff officer. In law practice at Camden, Alabama, since war, State senator, 1882-1883, 1884-1885. President University of Alabama, and professor international and constitut. law, 1890-1897.

President Alabama State Bar Association, 1896. Delaware Alabama Constitutional Convention, 1901. Appointed by Governor Wm.

J. Samford member State Commission to confer with like commission on part of Florida, looking to annexation of territory of West Florida to Alabama Address: Camden, Ala.

Membership

Member State Commn.

Connections

Married Stella H., d.

father:
Review John Cargill Jones

mother:
Mary (Walker) Jones

spouse:
Stella H.