m. 1769 County Antrim, Ireland
Facts and Events
Numbers pertain to Mr. Andrea's item numbers in his original document. Original spelling is retained.
258. DAVID JACKSON of York. . will sg. 31 March 1818 pr. 15 May 1818. . . [See #292]
wife, Mary Jackson . . . . .”I have NINE sons now alive and no dtrs”
258a. DAR Membership #255767 from DAVID JACKSON born in Scotland 1745 and died in York Co. S.C. 23rd April 1818 . . . . Took part in Battles of King Mt. and of Hanging Rock where he lost two horses (See #43). David Jackson married in County Antrim, Ireland 1769 to MARY MORRISON and came to America. . . He had these children (Births given)
John Jackson b. 1770 m. Catherine Berry
43. DAVID JACKSON for service in Militia and for a horse lost at the Battle of Hanging Rock . . . Said bay horse branded CE and appraised by Thomas ?arnett and James Gordon . . . . Also for another horse lost and this time a mare and branded ER and this horse also lost at Hanging Rock . . . Col. William Bratton before James Howe J.P. sweres that David Jackson lost two horses, and this claim sworn to 27 May 1785 before W. Bratton J.P.
292. The descendants of David Jackson (258) claim a relationship with President Andrew Jackson, son of Andrew Jackson, Sr. and Elizabeth Hutchinson. Andrew Jackson Sr. was son of Hugh Jackson of Carrick-fergus Ireland.
On the public website for FTDNA there is a "GROUP - J - David Jackson b. 1745 Scotland or Ireland; d. York Co., SC"
Here is a link to the public results page at FTDNA: http://www.familytreedna.com/public/Jackson/default.aspx?/publicwebsite.aspx=§ion=results