Earnest V. Jackson

28 November 1892–8 November 1987 (Age 95)
Cleburne, Arkansas, United States

The Life of Earnest V.

When Earnest V. Jackson was born on 28 November 1892, in Cleburne, Arkansas, United States, his father, Gaden Alexander Jackson, was 22 and his mother, Emma Serena Johnson, was 20. He married Odessa Holliday on 14 December 1916, in Howard, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Hempstead, Arkansas, United States in 1935 and Ozan Township, Hempstead, Arkansas, United States in 1940. He died on 8 November 1987, in Cleburne, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 94, and was buried in Concord, Cleburne, Arkansas, United States.

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Earnest V. Jackson
Odessa Holliday
Marriage: 14 December 1916
Willie Bille Jackson
Deloris Jackson
Martha Joe Jackson
Bobby Gene Jackson
Billy Edward Jackson

Spouse and Children

14 December 1916
Howard, Arkansas, United States


    Willie Bille Jackson


    Deloris Jackson


    Martha Joe Jackson


    Bobby Gene Jackson


    Billy Edward Jackson


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 4

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1904 · William H. Fuller Grows 70 Acres of Rice

Age 12

Rice is one Arkansas leading crops, in 1904 William H. Fuller planted 70 acres of rice, this act is what started the making rice the leading crop in Arkansas.

Age 25

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

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)

  • Ernest V Jackson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ernest V W Jackson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ernest V Jackson in household of Ga* A Jackson, "United States Census, 1920"

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