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Clarence M. Jones
Birth: Aug. 15, 1889
Wilmington
Clinton County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jun. 1, 1949
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

Musician. Born in 1889, he was a pioneer Chicago jazz pianist in the 1920s. His band The Blue Five which included Louis Armstrong, accompanied Monette Moore and Laura Smith, among other blues singers. He also headed the Wonder Orchestra at the Owl Theater and his solo piano variation "Hula Lou," was a popular stage novelty. As a songwriter, he wrote "The Dirty Dozen", "Daddy Blues", "Trot Along", "Thanks for the Lobster" and played on the Louis Armstrong hit, "Everybody Loves My Baby". (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Children:
  Wesley A. Jones (1907 - 1931)*
 
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Burial:
Sugar Grove Cemetery
Wilmington
Clinton County
Ohio, USA
Plot: Section 4a, Row D, Lot 29
GPS (lat/lon): 39.44219, -83.8335
 
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Record added: Jun 13, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 22744
Clarence M. Jones
Added by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
 
Clarence M. Jones
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