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Jones, Owen Thomas (1878-1967), geologist

Douglas A. Bassett

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/34236
Jones, Owen Thomas (1878-1967), geologist


Jones, Owen Thomas (1878-1967), geologist, was born in Beulah, near Newcastle Emlyn, Carmarthenshire, on 16 April 1878, the only son of David Jones, a farmer, and his wife, Margaret Thomas. Another child, a daughter, died at the age of six. He attended the British School at Tre-wern, Powys, until 1893 ...

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