Member Biography

Adrian Hamilton Jones 

Sessions Office Position District Party
1943-1944       20 Republican
1945-1946       20 Republican

COUNTIES: Luzerne  


12/26/1885 - 06/12/1946

Adrian Hamilton Jones (R20) Luzerne (Part) County 1943-1946

Early Life:

Adrian Hamilton Jones, born December 26, 1885, Ebervale, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania; son of Joseph H. and Martha E. Brior Jones; East Stroudsburg State Normal School (now, East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania), 1904; Lehigh University; Dickinson School of Law, (now, Penn State Dickinson Law) 1909; admitted, Luzerne County bar, 1909; solicitor, West Hazleton; board of assessors, Luzerne County; president, Miners Bank and Trust Company, West Hazleton; married, Naomi Orville Winters Jones, 1914, children, Elwood Hamilton Jones, Bruce A. Jones; died, June 12, 1946 (aged 60), died while in office of the Senate, West Hazleton, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania; interment, Mountain View Cemetery, West Hazleton, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania.

Pennsylvania Politics:

Solicitor, West Hazleton; board of assessors, Luzerne County.

Elected, Republican, Pennsylvania State Senate, 20th district, Luzerne (Part) County, 1943-1946.


Cox, Harold. "Senate Members "J""Wilkes University Election Statistics Project. Wilkes University.

Standard-Speaker (Hazleton, Pennsylvania) · Thursday, June 13, 1946 · Page 16.

Adrian Hamilton Jones (1885-1946) - Find a Grave Memorial