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Originally Posted by J T Bailey:

James Henry Jones served our nation all his life and finally was a member of U.S.Senate staff in 1921. He died at his sons home in Washington D.C. on 4-9-1921 and his burial was at Mt Hope Cemetery in Raleigh.Location of his burial site is needed to pay tribute to his countless contributions.James was living with CSA President Jefferson Davis before-during and at the very end of the Confederacy.After the war he served as Deputy Sheriff in Wake Co and organized vol. fire company and later was a member of the U.S. Senate staff. Help is needed to find his Mt Hope Cemetery burial site. 

 

 

Thanks for posting this.  

 

 

County Records should have a record of the cemetery site, his church and/or the mortuary (should it still be in business) that handled his burial should have a record of the exact location of the grave.  

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