Mother Jones

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Jones, Mother:

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1830–1930, American labor agitator, called Mother Jones,
b. Ireland. Interested in the labor movement for many years, she became active in it after the death of her husband and four children (1867) from yellow fever.
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Mother Jones

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Of all the participants in this unusual trial, only Mary Harris Jones is widely remembered.
See also MARY HARRIS JONES, THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF MOTHER JONES (1925), available at http://www.