Senate 1895-98 (District 49); Senate 1899-1902 (District 57)
Party when first elected: Republican
Big Stone, Grant, Stevens, Traverse
Date of Birth:
Beaver Dam, Wisconsin
Date of Death:
Reported Minority: None Reported
City of Residence (when first elected):
Occupation (when first elected):
Lumber and Hardware Business
Dodge County Common Schools, Wisconsin; At Least Elementary School;
OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE
Morris, Minnesota (Village Recorder);
1881 to 1882
Morris, Minnesota (City Council, Member);
1883 to 1884
Morris, Minnesota (Village President);
1884 to 18??
Nellie A. Butterfield (married on May 29, 1883)
One child: Henry Butterfield Jones (son)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
He came to Morris, Minnesota in August 1878.
He was a member of the Masons. He belonged to the Blue Lodge, Chapter, Commandery, Minneapolis Consistory No. 2, and the Zurah Temple in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He was a member of the Knights of Pythias and the Ancient Order of United Workmen (A.O.U.W.).
His death date was provided by a researcher from the Minnesota Historical Society.
Religion provided by Progressive Men of Minnesota, 1897. He attended the Congregational Church but wasn't a member.