Namesakes

Emmy Award Winners: 1 actor
(actor) James Earl Jones   1991   Gabriel's Fire  
Fictional Characters from Books: 2 characters, 1 hero
Tom Jones   1749   Tom Jones  
Bridget Jones   1996   Bridget Jones's Diary  
Coraline Jones   2002   Coraline  
Fictional Characters from Movies: 1 hero
Indiana Jones   1981   Raiders of the Lost Ark  
Fictional Characters from Television: 2 characters
Calliope Jones   1965   Days of Our Lives  
Yetta Rosenberg Jones   1993   The Nanny  
Grammy Award Winners: 2 best new artist, 1 album of the year, 1 best new artist/album of the year/record of the year
(best new artist) Tom Jones   1966     
(best new artist) Rickie Lee Jones   1980     
(album of the year) Quincy Jones   1991   Back on the Block  
(best new artist/album of the year/record of the year) Norah Jones   2003; 2005   ; Come Away with Me; Don't Know Why; Here We Go Again  
Hall-of-Famers: 4 football, 3 basketball, 1 baseball
(football) David "Deacon" Jones   1980  
(basketball) Sam Jones   1983  
(basketball) K. C. Jones   1989  
(football) Stan Jones   1991  
(football) Walter Jones   2014  
(football) Jerry Jones   2017  
(baseball) Chipper Jones   2018  
(basketball) Bobby Jones   2019  
Most Valuable Players: 2 winners
Bert Jones   1976   football  
Chipper Jones   1999   baseball  
New Zealand Prime Ministers: 1 prime minister
William Hall-Jones   1906  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 14 actors, 10 actresses, 1 actor/comedian
Avonia Jones   1839-1867  
Griffith Jones   1909-2007  
Emrys Jones   1915-1972  
Jennifer Jones   1919-2009  
James Earl Jones   1931-  
Donald Jones   1932-2004  
Shirley Jones   1934-  
Terry Jones   1942-2020  
Ellis Jones   1943-  
Tommy Lee Jones   1946-  
Grace Jones   1948-  
Sam J. Jones   1954-  
Cherry Jones   1956-  
Mark Lewis Jones   1964-  
Vinnie Jones   1965-  
Toby Jones   1966-  
Mandana Jones   1967-  
Catherine Zeta-Jones   1969-  
Rupert Penry-Jones   1970-  
Rashida Jones   1976-  
January Jones   1978-  
Julia Jones   1981-  
Matt Jones   1981-  
Finn Jones   1988-  
Leeon Jones   1993-  
Notable Athletes: 18 football, 5 basketball, 2 rugby, 2 soccer, 1 baseball, 1 cricket, 1 driving, 1 golf, 1 gymnastics
(golf) Bobby Jones   1902-1971  
(football) Stan Jones   1931-2010  
(basketball) K. C. Jones   1932-  
(basketball) Sam Jones   1933-  
(football) David "Deacon" Jones   1938-2013  
(driving) Alan Jones   1946-  
(football) Bert Jones   1951-  
(basketball) Bobby Jones   1951-  
(baseball) Chipper Jones   1972-  
(football) Walter Jones   1974-  
(basketball) DeLisha Milton-Jones   1974-  
(basketball) Asjha Jones   1980-  
(soccer) Jermaine Jones   1981-  
(rugby) Alun Wyn Jones   1985-  
(football) Jason Jones   1986-  
(football) Reshad Jones   1988-  
(football) Taiwan Jones   1988-  
(football) Julio Jones   1989-  
(cricket) Malachi Jones   1989-  
(rugby) Harry Jones   1989-  
(football) Jarvis Jones   1989-  
(football) Barrett Jones   1990-  
(football) Chris Jones   1990-  
(football) Datone Jones   1990-  
(football) DaQuan Jones   1991-  
(football) Abry Jones   1991-  
(soccer) Phil Jones   1992-  
(football) Roosevelt Nix (a.k.a. Jones)   1992-  
(football) T. J. Jones   1992-  
(football) Seantavius Jones   1992-  
(football) Taiwan Jones   1993-  
(gymnastics) Shilese Jones   2002-  
Notable Filmmakers: 1 director
Ellis Jones   1943-  
Notable Musicians: 5 singers, 3 musicians
George Jones   1931-2013   country  
Quincy Jones   1933-   R&B, funk, soul, jazz, hip hop, rock  
Tom Jones   1940-   pop  
Grace Jones   1948-     
Russell "Ol' Dirty Bastard" Jones   1968-2004   hip hop  
Nas (a.k.a. Jones)   1973-   hip hop  
Lil' Kim (a.k.a. Jones)   1974-   hip hop  
Norah Jones   1979-   pop  
Notable Writers: 3 authors, 1 poet/author
Diana Wynne Jones   1934-2011  
Russell Celyn Jones   1952-  
Adam Mars-Jones   1954-  
Stephen Graham Jones   1972-  
Olympic Medalists: 12 gold, 8 bronze, 5 silver, 1 bronze/gold, 1 bronze/silver/gold, 1 silver/gold
(bronze) Marion Jones Farquhar   1900   tennis  
(bronze) Orus Jones   1904   golf  
(gold) Samuel Jones   1904   high jump  
(gold) Christopher Jones   1920   water polo  
(silver) Ken Jones   1948   4x100 m relay  
(gold) Wallace Jones   1948   basketball  
(bronze) Patricia Jones   1948   4x100 m relay  
(gold) Lou Jones   1956   4x400 m relay  
(gold) K. C. Jones   1956   basketball  
(silver) Brenda Jones   1960   800 m  
(gold) Barbara Jones   1952; 1960   4x100 m relay  
(bronze) David Jones   1960   4x100 m relay  
(bronze/gold) Hayes Jones   1960; 1964   110 m hurdles  
(silver) Bobby Jones   1972   basketball  
(silver) Dwight Jones   1972   basketball  
(gold) Lam Jones   1976   4x100 m relay  
(bronze) Earl Jones   1984   800 m  
(bronze) Carolyn Jones   1992   basketball  
(gold) Esther Jones   1992   4x100 m relay  
(bronze) Jacque Jones   1996   baseball  
(silver) Michellie Jones   2000   triathlon  
(gold) DeLisha Milton-Jones   2000; 2008   basketball  
(bronze/silver/gold) Leisel Jones   2000; 2004; 2008; 2012   swimming  
(gold) Asjha Jones   2012   basketball  
(silver/gold) Cullen Jones   2008; 2012   swimming  
(gold) Jade Jones   2012   taekwondo  
(gold) Jennifer Jones   2014   curling  
(bronze) Jenny Jones   2014   snowboarding  
Oscar Award Winners: 3 actresses, 1 actor
(actress) Jennifer Jones   1943   The Song of Bernadette  
(actress) Shirley Jones   1960   Elmer Gantry  
(actor) Tommy Lee Jones   1993   The Fugitive  
(actress) Catherine Zeta-Jones   2002   Chicago  
Other Leaders: 1 prime minister
Prime Minister Carwyn Jones   2009-2018   Wales  
Other Religious Leaders: 1 leader
Jim Jones   1955-1978   The Peoples Temple of the Disciples of Christ  
Pulitzer Award Winners: 1 winner
Edward P. Jones   2004   The Known World  
Saints: 1 blessed, 1 saint
Blessed Edward Jones   ?-1590  
Saint John Jones   ?-1598  
Title Characters: 2 musicals, 1 book, 1 book/film, 1 song
(song) Casey Jones   1902; 1970   The Ballad of Casey Jones; Casey Jones  
(musical) Johnny Jones   1904   Little Johnny Jones  
(musical) Carmen Jones   1943   Carmen Jones  
(book) Bridget Jones   1996   Bridget Jone's Diary  
(book/film) Coraline Jones   2002; 2009   Coraline