Mother Jones

(redirected from Jones, Mother)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Mother Jones - United States labor leader (born in Ireland) who helped to found the Industrial Workers of the World (1830-1930)
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
Its founder is Bea Jones, mother of Moira Jones who was murdered in Queens Park in Glasgow in 2008.
Emma Jones, mother of Charlie, six, described seeing him suffer multiple seizures as the "most horrendous thing to watch".
Bentley and Ms Jones, mother to his two children, left but outside they got into a row and Mr Davies had to intervene.
Peter Lawrence, father of Claudia Lawrence; Peter Boxell, father of Lee Boxell; Coral Jones, mother of April Jones; Rachel Elias, sister of Richie Edwards; Jo Youle, CEO of Missing People; and Paul Jones, father of April Jones, before the Missing People's annual run on Clapham Common, London
NO one can fail to be moved by the deeply emotional words of Coral Jones, mother of murdered April.
The case took a curious twist after Suja Jones, mother of the victim, expressed dissatisfaction over the progress of the probe.
Wife of the late Bryn Jones, mother of the late Gerald Jones, much loved mother of Barbara and Jacky, sister-inlaw of Jack Jones, mother-in-law of Philip Virgo and much loved grandma and great grandma.
But Carol Jones, mother of Castle Bromwich 31-year-old Sergeant John Jones, who was killed while serving in Iraq in 2005, said the picture sat "uncomfortably" in her mind.
LEFT: Mary Lizzie Jones, mother of FUW deputy president Emyr Jones.
FEELING SNUBBED: Carol Jones, mother of Sgt John Jones (below), who was killed in Iraq by a roadside bomb.
"We have a long fight ahead of us, and we'll keep fighting until justice prevails in Jena," said Tina Jones, mother of one of the six.