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James Leonard Jones

James Leonard Jones

Male 1910 - 1944  (Age: ~ 33)    Has 29 ancestors and 4 descendants in our family tree.


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  • Name James Leonard Jones 
    Born Jun 1910  Reading, Berkshire, EnglandFind all individuals with events at this location 
    • Leonard was the illigitimate son of Mary Jones. Mary had an affair with James Curtis whilst in his employ as a domestic servant at his home in Malmesbury, Wiltshire. However, James ensured that Mary was looked after. He provided her and her new son with a house in Reading, Berkshire. Mary made this house her home for the rest of her life.
      Source: Paraphrased from a conversation with a descendant.
    Gender Male 
    AKA Leonard James Jones 
    Census 2 Apr 1911  Reading, Berkshire, EnglandFind all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Age: 10m 
    Address :  
    82 Salisbury Road 
    • In this census, Leonard is described as the "Adopted" son of John and Annie Edmonds.
    Occupation Est 1940  [2
    Shop Assistant in Gentleman's Outfitters 
    Residence 3 Jul 1940  Reading, Berkshire, EnglandFind all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Address :  
    78 Donnington Road 
    Occupation 3 Jul 1940  Reading, Berkshire, EnglandFind all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Outfitter's Assistant 
    Buried Jan 1944  Minturno, ItalyFind all individuals with events at this location 
    Address :  
    Minturno War Cemetery 
    CWGC Commemoration: JONES, James Leonard (1944)
    CWGC Commemoration: JONES, James Leonard (1944)
    Serviceman 2620460, James was serving as a Guardsman in the 6th Battallion, The Grenadier Guards. He was reported missing and declared "Killed in Action" at the crossing of the Garigliano River on 30 JAN 1944.
    Plot: Plot 6, Row D, Grave 14
    Died 30 Jan 1944  Minturno, ItalyFind all individuals with events at this location 
    Cause: Killed in Action 
    • Serviceman 2620460 of the 6th Battalion, The Grenadier Guards, Leonard was killed at the crossing of the River Garigliano, near Minturno in Italy.
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    Person ID I11983  Mitchell Families
    Last Modified 16 Apr 2010 

    Father James Davis Curtis (ID:I11982)
              b. 7 Jan 1869, Easton Grey, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1 Jul 1929, Malmesbury, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60) 
    Mother Mary Jane Jones (ID:I11971)
              b. 17 Jan 1885, Tetbury, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1980, Reading, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94) 
    Marriage Status Never Married 
    Children
    +1. James Leonard Jones  (Current Person)
              b. Jun 1910, Reading, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 30 Jan 1944, Minturno, Italy Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 33)
     
    Family ID F3071  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Dorothy Lavinia Snarey (ID:I11984)
              b. 17 Jul 1901, Reading, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 28 Oct 1973, Reading, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72) 
    Married 3 Jul 1940  Reading, Berkshire, EnglandFind all individuals with events at this location 
    Address :  
    St James Church, Forbury Road 
    Marriage Certificate: JONES, Leonard James and SNAREY, Dorothy Lavinia 19400703
    Marriage Certificate: JONES, Leonard James and SNAREY, Dorothy Lavinia 19400703
    Children
    +1. Living (ID:I11985)
     
    Last Modified 14 Feb 2010 16:00:44 
    Family ID F3072  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - Jun 1910 - Reading, Berkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Age: 10m - 2 Apr 1911 - Reading, Berkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Address :  
    78 Donnington Road - 3 Jul 1940 - Reading, Berkshire, England
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    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Outfitter's Assistant - 3 Jul 1940 - Reading, Berkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Address :  
    St James Church, Forbury Road - 3 Jul 1940 - Reading, Berkshire, England
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    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address :  
    Minturno War Cemetery - Jan 1944 - Minturno, Italy
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    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Killed in Action - 30 Jan 1944 - Minturno, Italy Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Exact Location       : Area, Suburb, Parish or Registration District       : City, Town or Village       : County or Shire       : State or Province       : Country or Continent       : Site of (No longer exists)       : Not Defined

  • Sources 
    1. [S5238] Census 1911 Reading, Berkshire, England RG14/PN6575/SN336 (John Edmonds).

    2. [S5276] Eddie and Teresa Edmonds - Descendants, Connections: Edmonds and Jones Family Connections.

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