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William Randolph Jones, American history professor. French Government fellow University Paris, 1951, Fulbright fellow King's College, London University, 1958. With United States Army, 1955-1958.


Jones, William Randolph was born on April 6, 1930 in Little Rock. Son of John Riley Jones and Jewell Esther Spears.


Bachelor of Arts in History and Literature, Harvard College, 1951. Master of Arts in History, Harvard University, 1952. Doctor of Philosophy of History, Harvard University, 1958.


Professor Georgia State University, Atlanta, 1956—1958, College Charleston, South Carolina, 1958—1959, Ohio Wesleyan University, Delaware, 1959—1962, University New Hampshire, Durham, 1962—1995, Armstrong Atlantic State University, Savannah, Georgia, 1997—2000. Consultant Testing Service, Princeton, New Jersey, 1975-1982. Consultant in world history and silk road projects United Nations Educational, Paris, 1978-1995.

Member seminar on legal history Columbia Law School, 1975-1982. Founder, co-director International Conference Group on China and Europe in the Middle Ages, 1988-1995.


  • Other Work

    • Author: Relations of the Two Jurisdictions: Studies in Medieval and Renaissance History, 1970. Contributor articles to professional journals.


With United States Army, 1955-1958.


Married Anne Steed, November 13, 1960. Children: Anne, Brantley, Mark, Adam.

John Riley Jones

Jewell Esther Spears

Anne Steed

Anne Jones

Brantley Jones

Mark Jones

Adam Jones