Jackson Russell Caughron

July 1869–1 May 1939 (Age 69)
Sevier, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Jackson Russell

When Jackson Russell Caughron was born in July 1869, in Sevier, Tennessee, United States, his father, Isaac Decatur Caughron, was 42 and his mother, Mary A. Hicks, was 35. He married Katie Cowan on 3 December 1896, in Sevier, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Civil District 7, Jefferson, Tennessee, United States in 1920 and Knox, Tennessee, United States in 1930. He died on 1 May 1939, in Knoxville, Knox, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Piedmont, Grundy, Tennessee, United States.

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Jackson Russell Caughron
Katie Cowan
Marriage: 3 December 1896
Sidney Cannon Caughron
William Alvis Caughron
Mary Lucile Caughron

Spouse and Children

3 December 1896
Sevier, Tennessee, United States



    William Alvis Caughron


    Mary Lucile Caughron


Parents and Siblings

    Isaac Decatur Caughron


    Mary A. Hicks




+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 1

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1878 · Yellow Fever Epidemic

Age 9

When a man that had escaped a quarantined steamboat with yellow fever went to a restaurant he infected Kate Bionda the owner. This was the start of the yellow fever epidemic in Memphis, Tennessee. By the end of the epidemic 5,200 of the residence would die.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 21

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

1 Variant of Scottish Cochran .2 Reduced variant of Irish McCaghren .

LOAD TEST -- Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Jackson Caughson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Jack R Caughron, "United States Census, 1920"
  • J R Caughron, "United States Census, 1930"

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