John Milton Jones

M, ID# 543, (1875-1953)
Milton Jones
     John Milton Jones was known as Milton. He was born on 14 December 1875 in Lynden, Wentworth County, Ontario.1,2,3 He was the son of James William Jones and Minerva Jane Mulholland.1 He married first Margaret (Madge) Bothwell on 28 June 1905 in Townsend Twp, Norfolk County, Ontario.4,5 He lived in Vancouver, British Columbia, after 1910.2 He and Margaret (Madge) Bothwell were divorced after 1912.6 Milton was elected President of the BC College of Dental Surgeons on 21 Mar 1916. He was a Council member from 1913.7 He married second Ruth Alice Reinhart on 17 June 1926 in Seattle, King County, Washington.8 He lived in 1866 W 15th Ave, Vancouver, British Columbia. He died on 15 June 1953 of pneumonia in Vancouver, British Columbia, at age 77.2 He was cremated on 17 June 1953 in Mountain View Cemetery, Vancouver, British Columbia.2
Last Edited=18 Dec 2010


  1. [S97] Birthday Book - belonged to Violet Jones, manuscript, c 1914, (individuals signed on their birthday page), privately held by Faye West, Edmonton, Alberta.
  2. [S359] John Milton Jones, Death Certificate 53-09-006242 (15 Jun 1953), BC Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria, British Columbia.
  3. [S658] John Milton Jones, Birth Registration 033316 (2 Jan 1876), Ancestry,
  4. [S366] Descendants of James Jones & Hannah Goodale, manuscript, compiled by Walter Scott Jones; revised by Harley A Misener, privately held by Faye West, Edmonton, Alberta. Online:
  5. [S659] Milton Jones & Madge Bothwell, Marriage Registration 014126 (29 Jun 1905), Ancestry,
  6. [S166] Jones & Broder Families, notes of Violet Broder, c 1960, DOC 084 & 085, privately held by Faye West, Edmonton, Alberta.
  7. [S365] Janet Khong, "Corrections," e-mail message from e-mail address (Vancouver BC) to Faye West, 22 Feb 2005.
  8. [S82] Marriage announcement: Milton Jones & Ruth Anderson, privately held by Faye West, Edmonton, Alberta.
  9. [S667] James William Jones, 1881 Census (Beverly, Wentworth County, Ontario), Ancestry,
  10. [S674] James William Jones, 1891 Census (Beverly, Wentworth County, Ontario), Ancestry,
  11. [S681] Minerva Jones, 1901 Census (Hamilton, Ontario), Ancestry,