Jackson Russell Caughron

MaleJuly 1869–1 May 1939

Brief Life History 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

Sources (12)

  • Jackson Caughson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Jackson Russell Caughron - Published information: birth: July 1869; Sevier, Tennessee, United States
  • J R Coughron, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    3 December 1896Sevier, Tennessee, United States
  • Children (3)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (11)

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    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

    Altered form of Scottish Cochran .

    Shortened and altered form of Irish McCaghren .

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

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