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Oral history with Nathan Jones; 2002

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Oral history.; Interview conducted May 27, 2002 at the Jones home in Port Gibson, Mississippi. Nathaniel Hawthorne Jones was born April 17, 1914, in Claiborne County to Alonzo Jones and Emma Harden Jones. When he was seven years old, his mother passed away. His father later married Emma Duffin Jones, and the two had five children, so Jones grew up in a family of fifteen children altogether. At the age of twenty-two, Jones married his wife, Julia Coleman Jones. The two farm together, and Jones also does logging work and has managed Our Mart Store for thirty years.

27 May 2002

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