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James McHall Jones (December 31, 1823 – December 15, 1851) was a United States federal judge.

Jones was born in Georgetown, Kentucky. He read law in 1843. He was in private practice in Plaquemine, Louisiana from 1843 to 1845. He was a Traveled in Paris and Rome from 1845 to 1846. He was in private practice in Plaquemine, Louisiana from 1846 to 1848. He was in private practice in San Jose, California from 1849 to 1850. He was a U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of California in 1850.

Jones was a federal judge on the United States District Court for the Southern District of California. Jones was nominated by President Millard Fillmore on December 23, 1850, to a new seat created by 9 Stat. 521. He was confirmed by the United States Senate on December 26, 1850, and received his commission the same day. Jones's service was terminated on December 15, 1851, due to death.

He died in San Jose, California.

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