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Did you know that in the 1881 UK census there were 339169 people with the Jones surname? In that year Jones was ranked number 2 for popularity in the UK.
The name James means "one who supplants" and is of Hebrew origin.
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|James L. Jones||Wiki Detail||James Logan Jones Jr.|
|James Jones||Wiki Detail||James Ramon Jones (November 6, 1921 ? May 9, 1977) was an American author known for his explorations of World War II and its aftermath.|
|James Kimbrough Jones||Wiki Detail||James Kimbrough Jones (September 29, 1839 ? June 1, 1908) was a U.|
|James C. Jones||Wiki Detail||James Chamberlain Jones (April 20, 1809 October 29, 1859) was the Governor of Tennessee from 1841 to 1845, and a United States Senator from that state from 1851 to 1857.|
|James Jones||Wiki Detail||James Andrew Jones (born October 4, 1980 in Miami, Florida) is an American professional basketball player for the Miami Heat of the NBA.|
|James Jones||Wiki Detail||James Fitzgerald Jones is basketball coach at Yale University.|
|James Jones||Wiki Detail||James Jones (born in 1769 in Maryland, died January 11, 1801) was an American politician and lawyer from the state of Georgia.|
|James Robert Jones||Wiki Detail||James Robert "Jim" Jones (born May 5, 1939) is a lawyer, a Democratic politician, a retired U.|
|James Idwal Jones||Wiki Detail||James Idwal Jones (30 June 1900 ? 18 October 1982) was a British Labour Party politician.|
|James Jones||Wiki Detail||James DeAndre Jones (born March 31, 1984 in San Jose, California) is an American football wide receiver for the Green Bay Packers of the National Football League.|
|James Wormley Jones||Wiki Detail||Jones, James Wormley (September 22, 1884 in Fort Monroe, Virginia, United States ? December 11, 1958) was an African-American policeman, World War I veteran, and FBI agent.|
|James Jones||Wiki Detail||James Jones (born March 21, 1961 in Pompano Beach, Florida) is a former American football player.|
|James Jones||Wiki Detail||James Alfie Jones (born February 6, 1969) is a former American football defensive lineman in the National Football League (NFL).|
|James T. Jones||Wiki Detail||James Taylor Jones (July 20, 1832 - February 15, 1895) was a U.|
|James M. Jones||Wiki Detail||James Monroe Jones (1862-1928) was Mayor of Kansas City, Missouri in 1896-1900.|
|James H. Jones||Wiki Detail||James Henry Jones (September 13, 1830 - March 22, 1904) was a U.|
|James Jones||Wiki Detail||James Jones (December 11, 1772 ? April 25, 1848) was a U.|
|James Earl Jones||Wiki Detail||James Earl Jones (born January 17, 1931) is an American actor of stage and screen, well known for his deep basso voice.|
|James Herbert Jones||Wiki Detail||James Herbert "Jimmie Red" Jones March 14, 1920 ? September 1, 2008 was born in Magnolia, Arkansas, and died in Hot Springs, Arkansas at age 88.|
|James Phillips Jones||Wiki Detail||James 'Tuan' Jones (23 November, 1883 ? 4 December, 1964) was a Welsh international rugby union utility player who played club rugby for several teams, most notably Pontypool and Guy's Hospital.|
Other names that sound a bit like Jones
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