m. 26 Sep 1756
Facts and Events
Major Jacob Seaman Jackson took oath of allegiance to the U.S. in 1790.
From Jones Family Book, pg 133: "By the death of an older brother [name not known] this Jacob S. Jackson, b 1763, became the only son and heir, and succeeded to his father's estate. He became a Major, in 1789, of one of the Queens Co. regiments (Council of Appointment, Vol. 1, p. 169), and Brig. General in 1808 (ibid, Vol. II., p. 1019)."
From Wantagh Cemetery website: Most famous of those buried in the cemetery is General Jacob Seaman JACKSON, who served in the War of 1812 as a Brigadier General.