Jackson Hensley

MaleAugust 1868–

Brief Life History of Jackson

When Jackson Hensley was born in August 1868, in Chariton, Missouri, United States, his father, William Morris Hensley, was 31 and his mother, Catherine Nancy Wilson, was 26. He lived in Keytesville, Chariton, Missouri, United States in 1880 and Keytesville Township, Chariton, Missouri, United States in 1900.

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Family Time Line

William Morris Hensley
1837–1911
Catherine Nancy Wilson
1841–1907
George Hensley
1866–
Jackson Hensley
1868–
Charles Hensley
1869–
Mattie Hensley
1872–
Virginia Hensley
1875–
Nellie Hensley
1878–
Etta Hensley
1879–
Mary Ann "Mollie" Hensley
1874–1946
Nellie Hinsley
1878–1965

Sources (2)

  • Jack Hensley in household of William Hensley, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Jackson Hensley in household of William M Hensley, "United States Census, 1900"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (9)

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World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 2

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.

1870 · Giving all the right to vote

Age 2

The Act was an extension of the Fifteenth Amendment, that prohibited discrimination by state offices in voter registration. It also helped empower the President with the authority to enforce the first section of the Fifteenth Amendment throughout the United States. Being the first of three Enforcement Acts passed by the Congress, it helped combat attacks on the suffrage rights of African Americans.

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 32

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Hensley in East Worlington (Devon), from the Old English personal name Hēahmund (genitive Hēahmundes) + Old English lēah ‘woodland clearing’.

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

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