Records of Jim Jones on Ancestry

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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for Jim Jones and the Jones Family Tree

Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Jim Jones Genealogy that will form part of your family tree. Although records vary from country to country, they are normally the most formal record of a person's relations. From the sources listed below it will be possible to locate a birth record and, from that record, a birth certificate may be obtainable which is likely to list the names of the parents, therefore taking you back another generation. A marriage certificate may also list the names of the respective fathers of the bride and groom which may then help you to find them earlier in life on a census record enabling you to fill out more detail in the Jim Jones family tree.

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Some Famous People called Jim Jones

Jim JonesWiki DetailJames Warren "Jim" Jones (May 13, 1931 ? November 18, 1978) was the founder and leader of the Peoples Temple, which is best known for the November 18, 1978 death of more than 900 Temple members in Jonestown, Guyana along with the deaths of nine other people at a nearby airstrip and in Georgetown.
Jim JonesWiki DetailJoseph Guillermo Jones II (born July 15, 1976), better known by his stage name Jim Jones, is an American rapper and original member of The Diplomats, also known as Dipset.
Jimmy JonesWiki DetailJimmy Jones (born June 2, 1937, Birmingham, Alabama) is an African American, singer-songwriter, who moved to New York while a teenager.
Jimmy JonesWiki DetailJames "Jimmy" Jones (born January 4, 1945 in Tallulah, Louisiana) is an American former professional basketball player who was a six-time All-Star in the American Basketball Association (ABA).
Jim JonesWiki DetailJim Jones (born May 13, 1942) is a Justice of the Idaho Supreme Court and a former Attorney General of Idaho.
Jimmy JonesWiki DetailJimmy Jones (born 25 July 1928 in Lurgan, County Armagh, Northern Ireland) was an Irish League footballer in the late 1940s and throughout the 1950s.
Jimmie JonesWiki DetailJimmie Sims Jones (born January 9, 1966 in Lakeland, Florida) is a former professional American football player who played defensive tackle in the National Football League for the Dallas Cowboys, the St.
Jimmie JonesWiki DetailJimmie Lee Jones (born January 17, 1947 in Columbia, South Carolina) is a former American football defensive end in the National Football League for the New York Jets and the Washington Redskins.
Jimmy JonesWiki DetailJames "Jimmy" Jones (born July 9 1889, date of death unknown) was an English professional footballer.
Jimmy JonesWiki DetailJames Condia Jones (born April 20, 1964) is a former Major League Baseball pitcher.
Jim JonesWiki DetailJames William Jones (born July 27, 1949) is a retired professional ice hockey defenceman.
Jimmy JonesWiki DetailJames Harrison Jones (born January 2, 1953) is a retired professional ice hockey player.
Jimmy JonesWiki DetailJames Clyde Jones (born March 3, 1941 in Henderson, North Carolina) is a former professional American football wide receiver.
Jim JonesWiki DetailJames Tilford Jones was a Major League Baseball outfielder.