Irving Truman Jackson

9 September 1892–1 July 1954 (Age 61)
Stanhope, Hamilton, Iowa, United States

The Life of Irving Truman

When Irving Truman Jackson was born on 9 September 1892, in Stanhope, Hamilton, Iowa, United States, his father, Franklin Philip Jackson, was 31 and his mother, Belle Celia Johnson, was 26. He lived in Clear Lake Township, Hamilton, Iowa, United States in 1900 and Kingfisher, Kingfisher, Oklahoma, United States for about 10 years. He died on 1 July 1954, in Bay City, Matagorda, Texas, United States, at the age of 61.

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Franklin Philip Jackson
Belle Celia Johnson
Arthur Jackson
Effie Bevila Jackson
Hattie Odella Jackson
Irving Truman Jackson
Myrtle Lee Jackson
Floyd Franklin Jackson
Belovie Belle Jackson

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World Events (8)

1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Age 2

Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.
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.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 17

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

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)

  • Irving Jackson in household of Frank Jackson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Irving Jackson in household of Franklin Jackson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Irvy T Jackson in household of Frank Jackson, "United States Census, 1900"

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