Oscar Jackson

25 October 1881–1 November 1948 (Age 67)
Pleasanton, Atascosa, Texas, United States

The Life of Oscar

When Oscar Jackson was born on 25 October 1881, in Pleasanton, Atascosa, Texas, United States, his father, John Santee Jackson, was 31 and his mother, Dosia Milholland, was 18. He married Amanda Ross on 1 January 1903, in Atascosa, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Justice Precinct 1, Atascosa, Texas, United States in 1910 and Justice Precinct 8, Atascosa, Texas, United States in 1940. He died on 1 November 1948, in Atascosa, Texas, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Pleasanton, Atascosa, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Oscar Jackson
Amanda Ross
Marriage: 1 January 1903
Isabelle Jackson
Mabel Jackson
John Santee Jackson
Nellie Jackson
Bessie Jackson
Harry Jackson
Walter Jackson
Ruth Massiline Jackson
Hettie Lee Jackson

Spouse and Children

1 January 1903
Atascosa, Texas, United States


    Isabelle Jackson




    Bessie Jackson


    Mabel Jackson


+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    John Santee Jackson


    Dosia Milholland




+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 1

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Age 13

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.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 19

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

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)

  • Oscar Jackson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Oscar Jackson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Oscar Jackson, "United States Census, 1940"

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