Saturday, July 7, 2007

Jackson Surname

My Jackson line is from Dunmore PA. The rumor is that I am related to either Stonewall Jackson or Andrew Jackson the president.  Even today I cannot prove or disprove this.



1. William Jackson was born on Apr. 10, 1816 and died on Nov. 27, 1873 in Dunmore, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, USA. He married Sabra Mead on Jun. 5, 1841. Sabra, daughter of Eleazar Mead and Elizabeth Parker, was born on Nov. 1, 1824 in Abington, Luzerne Co., PA and died on Dec. 16, 1903 in Dunmore, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, USA.

Children of William Jackson and Sabra Mead
i. 2. Edith Etta Jackson was born in 1859 and died in 1912.
ii. 3. Martha A. Jackson was born in 1854 and died on an unknown date.
iii. 4. Emma R. Jackson was born in 1853 and died on an unknown date.
iv. 5. Ann E. Jackson was born in 1850 and died on an unknown date.
v. 6. Joseph Warren Jackson was born in 1847 in Dunmore, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, USA and died in 1924.
vi. 7. George Henry Jackson was born on Apr. 25, 1845 in Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA and died on Dec. 14, 1916.
vii. 8. Malinda L. Jackson was born in 1844 and died in 1874.

2nd Generation (Children)

2. Edith Etta Jackson was born in 1859 and died in 1912.
3. Martha A. Jackson was born in 1854 and died on an unknown date. She married Kennedy.
4. Emma R. Jackson was born in 1853 and died on an unknown date. She married Hugh C. Donly.
5. Ann E. Jackson was born in 1850 and died on an unknown date.
6. Joseph Warren Jackson was born in 1847 in Dunmore, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, USA and died in 1924. He married Lydia Ann Dexter. Lydia Ann was born in 1856 and died in 1940.

Children of Joseph Warren Jackson and Lydia Ann Dexter
i. 9. Wellington D. Jackson was born in 1899 and died in 1972.
ii. 10. Ralph Benson Jackson was born in 1892 and died in 1944.
iii. 11. George Howard Jackson was born in 1887 and died on an unknown date.
iv. 12. Julian Leo Jackson was born in 1884 and died in 1885.
v. 13. Frank Leland Jackson was born on Mar. 19, 1883 in Dunmore, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, USA and died on Mar. 23, 1927 in Dunmore, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, USA.
vi. 14. Arthur Jackson was born in 1881 and died in 1882.
vii. 15. Lois Ethel Jackson was born in Feb. 1879 and died in 1964.
viii. 16. Elmer W. Jackson was born in Mar. 1878 and died in 1930.

7. George Henry Jackson was born on Apr. 25, 1845 in Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA and died on Dec. 14, 1916. He married 1st Elizabeth Manes on Jan. 1, 1866 in Waymart, Wayne, Pennsylvania, USAE. lizabeth, daughter of Peter Manes and Catherine Swingle, was born on Jan. 6, 1845 in South Canaan, Wayne, Pennsylvania, USA and died on Jun. 30, 1905. He married 2nd Eva A. Stiles on Nov. 23, 1909. Eva A. was born in 1860 in Summit, New Jersey and died on Apr. 22, 1928.

Children of George Henry Jackson and Elizabeth Manes
i. 17. Maud Melinda Jackson was born on Mar. 28, 1875 in Dunmore, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, USA and died on Aug. 1, 1956 in Dunmore, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, USA.
ii. 18. Clarence E. Jackson was born on Dec. 28, 1869 in Dunmore, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, USA and died in May 1946.
iii. 19. Joseph Lee Jackson was born on Nov. 6, 1866 in Dunmore, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, USA and died on Jan. 16, 1925.

8. Malinda L. Jackson was born in 1844 and died in 1874. She married Edwin E. Titus.