Jones, Sir John Edward Lennard-
- Nevill Mott
- , revised by John Shorter
Jones, Sir John Edward Lennard- (1894–1954), theoretical chemist and physicist, was born John Edward Jones on 27 October 1894 at Leigh, Lancashire, the eldest son of Hugh Jones, insurance agent, and his wife, Mary Ellen. He was educated at Leigh grammar school, where he specialized in classics, and at ...