New Jersey Obituaries - August 24, 1898 - James E. Jones

James E. Jones died at Long Branch on Tuesday afternoon from stomach trouble. He was 71 years old and he and his son. E. J. Jones, were partners in a grocery business there. Mr. Jones had lived at Long Branch since 1889. Previous to that time he had been a surfman and a member of the life-saving crew at Cedar Creek. He leaves a widow and four children. The children are Mrs. A. R. Yarnell and A. T. Jones of Bradley Beach; Mrs. George N. Lane of Newark; and E. J. Jones of Long Branch.

Source: Red Bank Register, Wednesday, August 24, 1898