Gaden Alexander Jackson

30 June 1870–7 September 1938 (Age 68)
Cleburne, Arkansas, United States

The Life of Gaden Alexander

When Gaden Alexander Jackson was born on 30 June 1870, in Cleburne, Arkansas, United States, his father, Ralph Jackson, was 51 and his mother, Matilda Caroline Clark, was 40. He married Emma Serena Johnson on 13 December 1891. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Big Creek Township, Cleburne, Arkansas, United States in 1900 and Grassy Township, Cleburne, Arkansas, United States for about 30 years. He died on 7 September 1938, in Cleburne, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Banner, Independence, Arkansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Gaden Alexander Jackson
Emma Serena Johnson
Marriage: 13 December 1891
Earnest V. Jackson
Otto Ralph Jackson
Marnie M. Jackson
Mary Opal Jackson

Spouse and Children

13 December 1891


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World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 2

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Age 13

Historical Boundaries - 1883: Cleburne, Arkansas, United States
1888 · Bauxite Mining Began

Age 18

Bauxite a rock with relatively high aluminum content, is the main source of aluminum for the world. When it was discovered in Arkansas it changed the state. The city of Bauxite, Arkansas was the site of the discovery.

Name Meaning

English, Scottish, and northern Irish: patronymic from Jack 1. As an American surname this has absorbed other patronymics beginning with J- in various European languages.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ga* A Jackson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Gaden Jackson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Gadene A Jackson, "United States Census, 1900"

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