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Roy Childs Jones

architect.

Roy Childs Jones, American architect.

Background

Jones, Roy Childs was born on June 22, 1885 in Kendallville, Indiana, United States. Son of Rufus Cornelius and Minnie Louisa (Childs) Jones.

Education

Student Purdue University, 1903-1904.

Career

Architect in office of Holabird & Roche, Chgo.

Works

  • Author: Study of Architectural Schools (with F. H. Bosworth, Junior), 1932.

Membership

Served to Second lieutenant Engineers, Camouflage Section, American Expeditionary Force, 1917-1919. Secretary-treasurer Association Collegiate Schools Architecture, 1925-1931, vice president, 1931-1934, president, 1934-1936. (Fellow) The American Institute of Architects (commission for survey education and registration 1949-1950).

Member National Architectural Accrediting Board (president since 1943), Kappa Alpha. Clubs: Century (New York).

Connections

father:
Rufus Cornelius Jones

mother:
Minnie Louisa (Childs) Jones