George C Jackson

Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States

The Life of George C

When George C Jackson was born in 1805, in Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States, his father, Jesse Jackson, was 35 and his mother, Mary Polly Coleman, was 10. He married Malinda Jacks on 6 November 1828, in Pike, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Boone, Boone Township, Franklin, Missouri Territory, United States in 1850 and Georgetown, Pettis, Missouri, United States in 1860.

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George C Jackson
Malinda Jacks
Marriage: 6 November 1828
William P Jackson
Sarah A Jackson
Mariah Jackson
Martha Jane Jackson
John D A. Jackson
Nancy Margaret Jackson

Spouse and Children

6 November 1828
Pike, Missouri, United States


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings


    Mary Polly Coleman




World Events (8)


Age 3

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1812 · Kentucky Bend Created

Age 7

During the New Madrid earthquakes of 1811-1812, the Kentucky Bend or New Madrid Bend was created. It is located in the southwestern corner of Kentucky on the banks of the Mississippi River.
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 31

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

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)

  • George Jackson, "United States Census, 1860"
  • George C Jackson, "United States Census, 1850"
  • George Jackson, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"

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