Marion Wakefield Jackson

29 November 1907–4 October 1977 (Age 69)
Pontotoc, Mississippi, United States

The Life of Marion Wakefield

When Marion Wakefield Jackson was born on 29 November 1907, in Pontotoc, Mississippi, United States, his father, Marion Shackelford Jackson, was 27 and his mother, Birdie Mae Eubanks, was 21. He lived in Beat 5, Pontotoc, Mississippi, United States for about 20 years. He died on 4 October 1977, at the age of 69.

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Family Time Line

Marion Shackelford Jackson
Birdie Mae Eubanks
Marion Wakefield Jackson
Mary Evelyn Jackson
William Donald Jackson
Mary Lee Jackson
Emma Grace 'Grace' Jackson
Kitty Mae Jackson
Clyde M Jackson
Emmett Mitchell Jackson
Birdie Maenette Jackson

Parents and Siblings




    Mary Evelyn Jackson



    Mary Lee Jackson


    Emma Grace 'Grace' Jackson


+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1916 · Mississippi State Sanatorium for TB is Established

Age 9

The Mississippi State Sanatorium is a hospital used for tuberculosis patients. This lasted from 1918 to the 1950s. The Sanatorium has now been turned into a museum.

Age 20

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

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)

  • Marion W Jackson in household of Jesse L Henderson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Wakfield Jackson in household of Marion S Jackson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Wakefield Jackson, "Mississippi Enumeration of Educable Children, 1850-1892; 1908-1957"

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