Ellis Stuart Jones


Personal and Family Information

Ellis was born on 29 Dec 1897 in Iowa, the daughter of Herbert Lot Jones and Sarah Sheffield Scott.

She died on 8 Jun 1962 in Berkeley, Alameda, California.

Her husband was Lionel Bernard Browning, who she married on 22 OCT 1919 in Berkeley, Alameda, California. Their two known children were Margaret Elizabeth (1922-2014) and Beatrice Phyliss (1924-2001).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Ellis Stuart Jones


Herbert Lot Jones


Sarah Sheffield Scott


Jonathan Pardee Scott


Amos Scott


Sarah Sally Stewart


Alice Elizabeth DeWolf


Barney Adams DeWolf


Minerva Atherton



Birth29 DEC 1897
Place: Iowa
Death8 JUN 1962
Place: Berkeley, Alameda, California
Place: Berkely, Alameda, California
Address: Duna St #2325, dwelling 288 family 371 Jones, herber mw 45 m1, 17 yrs, born Iowa, father born at sea-Welch, mother United States -- Sarah wife fw, 43 m1 17 yrs mother of 1, 1 living born Iowa, father New York, mother New youk -- Ellis S, daughter fw 12, born Iowa, father and mother Iowa Smith Clara, lodger fw, 27 s born Illinois, father Iowa, mother Illinois
Census2 APR 1930
Place: Berkeley, Alameda, California
Age: 32
Address: 1332 Spruce St, dwelling 53 family 58 Browning, Lionel B, head $7,000 rented mw 31 married age 20 born England, father and mother born England, salesman haberdasbury __ Ellis wife fw 32 married at age 21 Iowa, __ Margaret E daughter fw age 8 single born Calif, __ Beatrice daughter fw age 5 single born calif
Census2 APR 1940
Place: Berkeley, Alameda, California
Age: 42
Address: 1332 Spruce St, visit 38, owned home valued $5,000 Browing, Lionel,head, mw 40, married born England, same house 1935, buyer for food cannery __ Ellis, wife fw, 41 married, born Iowa, __ Margaret E, daughter fw 18 single born Calif, __Beatrice P, daughter fw 15 single born Calif
BurialJUN 1962
Place: El Cerrito, Contra Costa County, California
Address: Sunset View Cemetery GPS (lat/lon): 37.90717, -122.28601 Find A Grave Memorial# 137644292


Note 1

Obit - Jones - In Berkeley, Feb 4, 1946, Sarah Scott Jones, beloved mother of Mrs L.R. Browning; devoted grandmother of Margaret and Beatrice Browning, sister of Miss Mary Scott of Dubuque, Iowa.

Friends are invited to attend the funeral services Wednewday, February 6, 1946 at ??? p.m. in the drawing room chapel of the Edward E Niehaus Co, ??? Grove Street at Derby, Berkely, Interment, Sunset View Cemetery

Oakland Tribune, 5 Feb 1946

Find A Grave Memorial# 121588446