Matthew 'Tijuana' Jones

born: 30 April 1901
El Reno, Oklahoma,
United States of America
died: 07 December 1947
Los Angeles, California,
United States of America
(struck by taxicab, age 46)

Black American actor who appeared in many silent comedies.

Films listed on this page: complete Hal Roach filmography.


The Second 100 Years
Well dressed customer

Berth Marks
Train porter

One Of The Smiths
Pullman porter

Show Business
Train porter

Acknowledgements: (1910 Census, line 81) [?] (1920 Census, line 97) [?] (1940 Census, line 70) (CA Death Index) (death certificate) (Los Angeles Times, 8 Dec 1947)
Jesse Brisson (research and information)
Tommie Hicks (correct identification in One Of The Smiths)
Jim Clewer (identification in Show Business and Berth Marks)

This page was last updated on: 19 March 2018