G9: 1881 William Ernest Jones & Ethel May Buckman

William Ernest Jones was born in 1881 in Grafton, New South Wales, Australia. He was the sixth child of David Jones (1850) & Charlotte Ann Taylor.

He married Ethel May Buckman on August 11, 1911, in his hometown. They had five children in 18 years. In the 1914 Election Rolls, William Ernest Jones was listed as the Inspector General of Insane.

He died on August 17, 1972, in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, at the age of 91.

A summary of the children is as follows:

  • Edward John (Teddy) Jones was born in 1901 in New South Wales, Australia. No other info is available.
  • Ellen (Nell) Edith Jones was born in 1912 in New South Wales, Australia. She married John James McGowan on December 22, 1934, in her hometown. They had one child, John McGowan, during their marriage.
  • Percy Melvile (Toby) Jones was born on November 6, 1914, in New South Wales, Australia. He never married and he died on August 12, 1963, in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, at the age of 48.
  • Phyllis Olive Jones was born on November 12, 1917, in New South Wales, Australia. She married Albert William Hill on July 20, 1935, in her hometown. She died on December 11, 2009, in Appin, New South Wales, Australia, at the age of 92.
  • Stephen John (Jacky) Jones was born in 1919 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. He married Ivy Caroline Blatch in 1945 in Mosman, New South Wales, Australia. He died on January 27, 1956, in his hometown at the age of 37.