Pronunciation: ( jon'stun, -sun), [key]
1. Albert Sidney, 1803–62, Confederate general in the U.S. Civil War.
2. Joseph Eggleston, 1807–91, Confederate general in the U.S. Civil War.
3. Mary, 1870–1936, U.S. writer.
4. a town in E central Rhode Island. 24,907.
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