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Robert Copeland Jones

investment banker.

Robert Copeland Jones, American investment banker. Decorated Legion of Merit. Served from Second lieutenant to captain, United States Army, World War I; Member Washington Board Trade, New York and Washington Stock Exchange, Society Colonial Cavaliers, Society Colonial Wars, Society War of 1912, Society of Cincinnati, S.A.R.

Background

Jones, Robert Copeland was born on August 23, 1898 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Wentworth C. and Elizabeth (Tolson) Jones.

Education

Student schools, Washington, also Maryland.

Career

; children—Robert Copeland, Kenneth Page, Virginia Aline. Married second, Jille Romney, 1959. With John L. Edwards & Company, investment securities, Washington.

Co-manager at Washington for New York Stock Exchange House of G.M.P. Murphy & Company, 1927-1930. Established investment banking house of Robert C. Jones & Company, 1939, became senior partner. Senior partner Jones, Kreeger & Hewitt, member of New York Stock Exchange, from 1952.

Partner Jones, Kreeger & Company, Washington, 1959-1965.

Membership

Served from Second lieutenant to captain, United States Army, World War I. Member Washington Board Trade, New York and Washington Stock Exchange, Society Colonial Cavaliers, Society Colonial Wars, Society War of 1912, Society of Cincinnati, S.A.R. Clubs: Army and Navy, Army-Navy Country, University (Washington).

Connections

Married Virginia C. Lewis, March 26, 1921 (deceased.; married second, Jille Romney, 1959. Children: Robert Copeland, Kenneth Page, Virginia Aline.

father:
Wentworth C. Jones

mother:
Elizabeth (Tolson) Jones

spouses:
Virginia C. Lewis

Jille Romney

children:
Robert Copeland Jones

Kenneth Page Jones

Virginia Aline Jones