JONES, Leon John

1886 - ?

Born at Harlesden, Middlesex on 13 March 1886, son of John Parry Jones, an Indian Rubber Merchant, and his wife Catherine Louisa née Bingham, who married at Marylebone, London in 1882. In 1891 a 5 year old living at Spenser Road, Lambeth, London with his parents, 37 year old John and 29 year old Catherine, with siblings Emma M. 8, Fordyce C. 7 and Catherine N. 2. and he studied at Dulwich College, London. He married at Hampstead, London in 1915, Ethel Marsden Wickham (8 May 1886-1972) [q.v.] and in 1939 a director of a sweet manufacturing company, living at Cobbold's Mill, Monks Eleigh, Suffolk with his wife Ethel and their children and several servants. In 1942 he exhibited at the Ipswich Art Club in 1942 a painting 'Judges Walk, Hampstead Heath with Mrs Siddons' Cottage'.