Jackson Russell Caughron

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

The Life Summary 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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Family Time Line

Jackson Russell Caughron
1869–1939
Katie Cowan
1877–1928
Marriage: 3 December 1896
Sidney Cannon Caughron
1897–1967
William Alvis Caughron
1899–1971
Mary Lucile Caughron
1902–1926

Spouse and Children

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

    (3)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (11)

    +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

    Altered form of Scottish Cochran .Shortened and altered form of Irish McCaghren .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Cochran
    Caughran

    Sources (12)

    • Jackson Caughson, "United States Census, 1900"
    • J R Coughron, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"
    • J. R. Caughron in entry for Lucile Caughron, "Tennessee Deaths, 1914-1966"

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