Philip Leslie Jones was born on March 1, 1891, in New South Wales, Australia. He was the nineth child of David Jones (1850) & Charlotte Ann Taylor.
He married Mary Eileen Rogers on April 27, 1921, in Paddington, New South Wales, Australia. They had one child during their marriage.
Philip died on May 5, 1982, in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, at the age of 91.