Issaquah History Museums

Oral History Transcript | Full Record

Jake Jones Jr.

Jake Jones Jr. in detail from Squak School photo. [IHM photo 91-7-34]

Jacob Jones Jr. was born in 1881 to Jacob Jones Sr. and Mary Anderson Jones. He was born in Washington and lived in Issaquah until his death in 1959. His interview is from 1958 and contains many first person accounts of Issaquah’s early days. His interview is a fascinating picture of what life was like in early Issaquah.