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Wilie Jones

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Wilie Jones, American banker. Member South Carolina. Constitutional Convention, 1895; Club: Columbia.

Background

Jones, Wilie was born on October 17, 1850 in Hillsboro, North Carolina, United States. Son of Cadwallader and Annie Isabella (Iredell) Jones.

Education

Edward high schools, Ebenezer, South Carolina., and Raleigh, North Carolina.

Career

Began as clerk, Carolina National Bank, 1870, and continued for 36 years, advancing to vice president. President Palmetto National Bank, Columbia, 1906-1917. Enlisted in North Carolina.S.C., 1874.

Retired as major general, 1915. Colonel 2d South Carolina. Regiment, Spanish-American War, 1898.

Served in Cuba under General Fitzhugh Lee.

Membership

Member South Carolina. Constitutional Convention, 1895. Club: Columbia.

Connections

Married Annie Reaux Caldwell, of Columbia, South Carolina., May 20, 1886.

father:
Cadwallader Jones

mother:
Annie Isabella (Iredell) Jones

spouse:
Annie Reaux Caldwell