|Sam Jones (1847-1906) was an American preacher and evangelist during the time of Dwight L. Moody. Composer, music director, and publisher, E. O. Excell, served as his soloist and song leader for 20 years.|
Laura McElwain Jones (1850-1926): Married
Sam Jones, November 24, 1868. They had seven children (Beulah,
Mary, Annie, Sam Paul, Robert W., Laura, Julia Baxter). With
Walt Holcomb, a co-worker of Mr. Jones, she wrote The
Life and Sayings of Sam P. Jones: A Minister of the Gospel,
published in 1907.