Evan John Jones (politician)
Evan John Jones
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from Pennsylvania's 21st district
March 4, 1919 – March 3, 1923
|Preceded by||Charles H. Rowland|
|Succeeded by||Jacob B. Kurtz|
|Born||October 23, 1872|
|Died||January 9, 1952 (aged 79)|
|Political party||Republican Party|
|Alma mater||Clarion Normal School |
Dickinson School of Law
Jones was born in Shamokin, Pennsylvania. He graduated from Clarion Normal School in Clarion, Pennsylvania, in 1892. He taught school. He graduated from the Dickinson School of Law in 1896. He was admitted to the bar in 1896 and commenced practice at St. Marys, Pennsylvania.
He served as vice president and general manager of the Emporium Forestry Co. and as director and general counsel of the Grasse River Railroad Corp.
He died in Bradford, Pennsylvania, aged 79, and is buried in Willow Dale Cemetery.
- United States Congress. "Evan J. Jones (id: J000217)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.
- The Political Graveyard
|U.S. House of Representatives|
Charles H. Rowland
| Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Pennsylvania's 21st congressional district
J. Banks Kurtz
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