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Name: Hugh Jones

Burial Number: 1325

Gender: Male

Occupation: Solicitor's Clerk

Born: 00/00/1894

Died: 07/01/1928

Buried: 12/01/1928

Story

Hugh Hugh Jones was born in Llanrug. Carnarvonshire, South Wales, in 1894. His father was Hugh Owen Jones, 36yrs, a slate quarryman, his mother, Jane, 37yrs, nee Roberts. He had 3 older siblings, Owen, 12yrs, Elizabeth, 8yrs, and Mary, 3yrs; 2 younger siblings were born, Margaret 1896, and John, 1898.
Hugh went into the legal profession; he was a Solicitor’s Clerk at 18yrs. In 1920, aged 27yrs, Hugh married Emma Jane Pace, 26yrs, a widow, nee Bowe, at St. Stephen’s, Norbury, on 21st December.

In 1921 Hugh and Jane were living at 61/62 Chancery Lane, where Hugh was a law clerk, and his younger brother, John, was a junior clerk. Hugh worked for Jacques & Co. Solicitors, in Holborn.
Hugh died on 7th January 1928, aged 34yrs, at 7, Wordsworth Road, Worthing, his cause of death was Pulmonary Tuberculosis (no PM).

Probate was granted to his widow, Jane Jones, effects £1019 18s 6d. Value 2021 – £64K.

Researcher: Maggi Martin

The Grave

Photograph of headstone for Hugh Jones

Location in Cemetery

Area: SWS Row: 6 Plot: 11

Exact Location (what3words): tube.grants.wake

Ashes or Urn: Unknown

Headstone

Description:

No description of the headstone has been added.

Inscription:

"Thy will be done" In ever loving memory of my dear husband Hugh Jones who fell asleep 7th January 1928 aged 34 years. Jane Jones 15.8.43 aged 49

Further Information

Birth

Name: Hugh Hugh Jones

Gender: Male

Born: 00/00/1894

Town: Llanrug

County: Caernarfonshire

Country: Wales

Marriage

Maiden Name: Not applicable

Marriage Date: 21/12/1920

Spouse First Name: Emma

Spouse Second Name: Jane

Spouse Last Name: Pace

Town of Marriage: Norbury

County of Marriage: London

Country of Marriage: England

Information at Death

Date of Death: 07/01/1928

Cause of death: Pulmonary Tuberculosis

Address line 2: 7

Address line 3: Wordsworth Road

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England

Obituary

No obituary has been entered.

Personal Effects

Money left to others: £1019 18 s 6 d

Current value of effects: £64000

Census Information

1901

Living at 3, Disgwylfa Teor, Llanrug, Carnarvonshire. Hugh Owen Jones, 44yrs, Slate Quarryman, wife, Jane, 45yrs, 6 children, Owen 20, Slate Quarryman, Elizabeth 13, Mary 11, Hugh 8, Margaret 6, and John 3.

1911

Living at 3, Disgwylfa Teor, Llanrug, Carnarvonshire. Hugh Owen Jones, 55yrs, Slate Quarryman, wife, Jane, 55yrs, daughter, Jane, 27yrs, 2 sons, Hugh, 18yrs, Clerk, and John, 13yrs.

1921

Living at 61/62 Chancery Lane, London WC2. Hugh Jones, Hd. 28yrs, Law Clerk, wife, Jane Jones, 27yrs, Typist, brother, John Jones, 24yrs, Junior Clerk.

Miscellaneous Information

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