Po Box 1893, Conroe, Texas 77305
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Jonar Jones 1877-1942

Death Certificate - Jones Jonas 24 Apr 1942

Birth: 28 Mar 1877 in Colfax, Grant Parish, Louisiana, USA

Death: 26 Apr 1942 in Conroe, Montgomery County, Texas, USA

According to his death certificate he was an unemployed laborer, and married, and lived in Conroe for 17 years. No residential address is listed. It states his parents were Micklin Jones and Henretta Reed.

1940 U. S. Federal Census

Montgomery County, Texas, Precinct 7, E.D. No. 170-14, Sheet 10A, Family # 206, Mill Town Street

  • Jones Jones, head, 62 year old black male, born in Louisiana, works at a saw mill, in rural Montgomery County, Texas in 1935
  • Mahalie Jones, wife, 46 year old black female, born in Louisiana, in rural Montgomery County, Texas in 1935
  • Robert J Wilkins, grandson, 15 year old black male born in Louisiana, in rural Montgomery County, Texas in 1935

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Side lit view of Jonar Jones headstone clearly showing the "R" at the end of his first name.
Side lit view of Jonar Jones headstone.

1930 U. S. Federal Census

Montgomery County, Texas, Precinct 7, E.D. No 170-13, Sheet 5A, Family 112

  • Jonas Jones, head, 45 year old black male, born in Texas, both parents from Texas, 21 years old at first marriage, working as a laborer in a lumber mill.
  • Mahala Jones, wife, 38 year old black female, born in Louisiana, both parents born in Louisiana
  • Robert Jones, adopted son, 5 year old black male, born in Texas, both parents born in Texas.

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