John D. Jones

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John D. Jones
22nd Speaker of the Minnesota House of Representatives
In office
1897–1899
Preceded by Samuel R. Van Sant
Succeeded by Arthur N. Dare
Personal details
Born 1849
Pennsylvania
Died 1914
Political party Republican
Residence Long Prairie, Minnesota
Alma mater Lewisburg University
Profession Lawyer

John D. Jones (1849–1914) was a Minnesota politician and Speaker of the Minnesota House of Representatives.

Jones was born in Pennsylvania. First elected to the Minnesota House of Representatives in 1894, he served two terms, becoming speaker in 1897. In 1898, Jones successfully ran for a seat in the Minnesota Senate, where he served until 1902.[1]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Samuel R. Van Sant
Speaker of the Minnesota House of Representatives
1897–1899
Succeeded by
Arthur N. Dare