John P. Jones

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John P. Jones
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U.S. Senate, Nevada
Former officeholder
In office
March 4, 1873 – March 3, 1903
Date of birthJanuary 27, 1829
Place of birthHerefordshire, England


John P. Jones (January 27, 1829 – November 27, 1912), was a member of the U.S. Senate from the state of Nevada from 1873 to 1903. He served as a Republican from 1873-1894, switched to the Silver Party from 1895 to 1900, and switched back to Republican in 1901.[1]


Political offices
Preceded by
James W. Nye
U.S. Senate - Nevada
March 4, 1873 – March 4, 1903
Succeeded by
Francis G. Newlands