Christina Jones


Townes Jones, March 19, 2015
"My husband thought there would be riots all over the place. He barricaded the door to our house and had his gun ready."
Christina Jones

Introductory Profile: About Christina Jones

Christina Jones my grandma. Her name is Christina Jones. She was born Christina Lerche back in 1941 in Braunschweig, Germany. She is 73 years-old. She grew up in Germany and went through high school in Germany. Christina then went to language school. She wanted to be an interpreter and improve her French and English skills, so she moved to France for about three years. Christina also lived in England for a while before moving to Texas with her then-husband.

In the interview, we covered topics about the differences of Europe and the United States. We also covered topics about segregation in the United States and how she thought about it.