Mr Hugh Porter Jackson

5 April 1914–30 August 2002 (Age 88)
Franklin, Kansas, United States

The Life of Hugh Porter

Mr Hugh Porter Jackson was born on 5 April 1914, in Franklin, Kansas, United States. He married Augusta Matilda Henry in October 0020, in Topeka, Shawnee, Kansas, United States. He lived in Peoria Township, Franklin, Kansas, United States in 1940. He died on 30 August 2002, at the age of 88, and was buried in Eudora, Polk, Missouri, United States.

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Mr Hugh Porter Jackson
1914–2002
Augusta Matilda Henry
1913–1999

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 2

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1927 · Kansas Adopts a Flag

Age 13

The flag of the State of Kansas was adopted on September 24, 1927. The flag was designed by Hazel Avery in 1925.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 23

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

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 (2)

  • Hugh Jackson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mr Hugh Porter Jackson, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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