Person:James Jackson (258)

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James Benjamin Jackson
m. 2 Jan 1808
  1. Cissy Jacksonest 1809 -
  2. Sarah Jacksonbet 1810 and 1820 -
  3. Mary Jackson1811 - 1863
  4. William Jacksonest 1815 -
  5. Kezziah Jacksonabt 1818 - 1880
  6. James Benjamin Jacksonabt 1818 - 1878
m. ABT 1847
  1. Elizabeth Jane Jackson1848 - 1909
  2. Sarah Delia Jackson1849 - 1916
  3. Mahala M. L. Jackson1852 - 1925
  4. Milly Elmira Jackson1854 - 1935
  5. Benjamin Franklin Jacksonabt 1858 -
  6. Cina Isabell Jacksonabt 1861 -
  7. Eliza E. Jackson1864 - 1939
  8. Drucilla Jackson1869 - 1888
  • HJames Benjamin Jacksonabt 1818 - 1878
  • WCaroline Brockabt 1827 - 1846
m.
  1. Andrew James Jackson1846 - 1920
Facts and Events
Name James Benjamin Jackson
Alt Name Jim
Gender Male
Birth[1] abt 1818 Georgia, United States
Marriage ABT 1847 to Elizabeth Carpenter
Marriage Montgomery Co., Arkansas, United Statesto Caroline Brock
Death[2][3] 2 Jun 1878 Montague Co., Texas, United States
Burial[2][3] Denver Cemetery, Sunset, Montague Co., Texas, United States

1850 Census Missouri Twp, Pike Co., Arkansas
James B. Jackson 32 M Farmer GA
Elizabeth Jackson 24 F TENN
Andrew J. Jackson 5 M ARK
Elizabeth Jackson 3 F ARK
Sarah D. Jackson 10/12 F ARK

1860 Census Twp n/s, Johnson Co., Texas
Post Office: Comanche Peak, Texas
Jas. P. Jackson 40 M farmer GA
Elizabeth Jackson 30 F housewife TN
Andrew Jackson 15 M ARK
Elizabeth Jackson 11 F ARK
Sarah Jackson 9 F ARK
Mahala Jackson 7 F ARK
Milly Jackson 5 F ARK
Franklin Jackson 2 M ARK
So it appears that the family migrated to Texas sometime between 1858 and 1860.

1870 Census Precinct 1, Montague Co., Texas
Jackson, James B. 52 M W Farmer GA
Jackson, Elizabeth 42 F W housekeeper TN
Jackson, Mahala 18 F W ARK
Jackson, Miley 16 F W ARK
Jackson, Jackson B. 12 M W ARK
the rest of this record was continued on the page for Precinct 2, Montague Co., Texas:
Jackson, Senna 12 F W ARK
Jackson, Eliza 6 F W TEX
Jackson, Drucilla 1 F W TEX
Jackson, Andrew 23 M W works on Farm ARK

In 1870 James and his family were enumerated next hh to the McDonalds.

References
  1. Research of Bob Mitchell: Jackson and Associated Families of North and South Carolina trees.ancestry.com/tree/.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Research of Helen Thompson Strange hkstrange add the at sbcglobal add the dot net.
  3. 3.0 3.1 Find A Grave, Memorial# 50553273.
  4.   United States. 1850 U.S. Census Population Schedule, Missouri Twp, Pike Co., Arkansas.
  5.   United States. 1860 U.S. Census Population Schedule, Twp n/s, Johnson Co., Texas.
  6.   United States. 1870 U.S. Census Population Schedule, Precinct 1, Montague Co., Texas.
  7.   Wilson, Wendell H., website: Descendants of my Ancestors www.goldwingbums.org/genealogy/surname index.htm.

    Mr. Wilson's source: North & West Texas History by B. B. Paddock, Vol. II, pp. 115-116.