Maj. Sidney Alroy Jonas (CSA)

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Sidney Alroy Jonas

Birthdate: (77)
Birthplace: Williamstown Grant County Kentucky
Death: September 13, 1915 (73-81)
Place of Burial: Old Aberdeen Cemetery Aberdeen Monroe County Mississippi
Immediate Family:

Son of Abraham Jonas and Louisa Jonas
Brother of Lucia Block; Capt. Charles Henry Jonas, (CSA); Benjamin F. Jonas, U.S. Senator; Julian J. Jonas; George Jonas and 3 others

Occupation: Editor of the Aberdeen, Mississippi Examiner
Managed by: Kevin Lawrence Hanit
Last Updated:

About Maj. Sidney Alroy Jonas (CSA)

Editor of the Aberdeen, Mississippi Examiner Newspaper starting in 1876.

http://mdah.state.ms.us/oldcap/hall-of-fame.php

Sidney Jonas was founder and editor of the Aberdeen Examiner. He served as a major in the Confederate Army and wrote the well-known poem 'Lines on the Back of a Confederate Note.'

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=77545574

Sidney Jonas enlisted in Company I, Mississippi 11th Infantry Regiment on 01 May 1861. Promoted to Full 1st Lieutenant. Promoted to Full Captain.Promoted to Full Major.

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Maj. Sidney Alroy Jonas (CSA)'s Timeline

1838
1838
Williamstown Grant County Kentucky
1915
September 13, 1915
Age 77
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Old Aberdeen Cemetery Aberdeen Monroe County Mississippi