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Isaac Jones (died 1773)

University Affiliation:
  • Trustee 1771-1773
  • Treasurer of the Board of Trustees 1771-1773
Biographical Summary:

 

From 1752 to 1757 Isaac Jones paid tuition at the Academy for Robert Strettell Jones, Class of 1765. The Honorable Issac Jones was married to Francis Strettell.

Isaac Jones was elected a trustee of the Academy and College of Philadelphia (now the University of Pennsylvania) in 1771, serving as the treasurer of this board until his death in 1773. Little else is known of Isaac Jones.

 

REFERENCES:
Matriculates, Alumni Record, Tuition Account Books #1558 and 1559

 

 

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