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William James Jones

clergyman , editor

William James Jones, British clergyman, editor. member of the board of trustees Philadelphia College Bible; Member Modern Language Assn American, American Association University Professors; Club: Wheaton (Philadelphia).

Background

Jones, William James was born on September 28, 1901 in Liverpool, England. Son of Evan Thomas and Margaret Ann (Davies) Jones.

Education

Brought to the United States, 1903, naturalized, 1917. Bachelor of Arts, Wheaton College, 1925, Doctor of Letters, 1960. Bachelor of Theology, Princeton Theological Seminary, 1928.

A.M., Princeton, 1928. Student United States.C., 1934. Postgraduate, University of Pennsylvania since 1940.

Career

Ordained to ministry of Baptist Church, 1928. Professor of English, Des Moines U., 1928-1929, Huntington (Indiana) College, 1932-1933. Professor of English and history, Columbia Bible College, South Carolina., 1933-1934.

Pastor Cassadaga (New York) Baptist Church, 1934-1939. Instructor, King’s College, 1939-1942. Secretary Philadelphia College Bible, 1941-1942.

Editor American Sunday School Union publications from 1942.

Membership

Member of the board of trustees Philadelphia College Bible. Member Modern Language Assn American, American Association University Professors. Club: Wheaton (Philadelphia).

Connections

Married Helen Paton Lindsay, July 4, 1929. Children: David Timothy, Margaret Wyllys, Gwyneth Ellen, Helen Elisabeth, Laurel Gresham.

father:
Evan Thomas Jones

mother:
Margaret Ann (Davies) Jones

spouse:
Helen Paton Lindsay

children:
David Timothy Jones

Margaret Wyllys Jones

Gwyneth Ellen Jones

Helen Elisabeth Jones

Laurel Gresham Jones