George Leffingwell Reed, ed., Alumni Record: Dickinson College (Carlisle, PA: Dickinson College, 1905), 171.
*Jones, Samuel J. - Born March 22, 1836, at Bainbridge, Lancaster county, Pa.; A. B., 1857; LL. D., 1884; 1860, M. D., University of Pennsylvania ; 1861-3, assistant surgeon and surgeon, United States navy; 1863-4, examining surgeon of medical officers, Chicago, Ill; 1864-5, surgeon-in-charge of United States naval hospital, New Orleans, La.; 1865, transferred to Pensacola. Fla.; 1868, resigned ; delegate to European medical associations ; 1870-97, professor of ophthalmology and otology, Chicago medical college; 1884-97, editor Chicago Medical Journal and Examiner; U. P. society. Died 1901, in Chicago, Ill.