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John George Jackson (September 22, 1777 – March 28, 1825) was a U.S. Representative and federal judge from Virginia, the son of George Jackson, brother of Edward B. Jackson, and grandfather of William Thomas Bland, Jacob Beeson Jackson, James Monroe Jackson, and John Jay Jackson, Jr.
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Jackson, John George
Born September 22, 1777, near Buckhannon, VA (now WV)
Died March 28, 1825, in Clarksburg, VA (now WV)
Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Western District of Virginia
Nominated by James Monroe on February 20, 1819, to a new seat authorized by 3 Stat. 478. Confirmed by the Senate on February 24, 1819, and received commission on February 24, 1819. Service terminated on March 28, 1825, due to death.
Read law, 1801
Surveyor of public lands west of the Ohio River, 1796-1798
State delegate, Virginia, 1798-1801, 1811-1812
Private practice, Clarksburg, Virginia (now West Virginia), 1801-1803, 1817-1819
U.S. representative from Virginia, 1803-1810
Virginia militia brigadier general, 1811-1812
U.S. representative from Virginia, 1813-1817
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 John G. Jackson (politician), in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia, accessed 13 Jul 2014.
- ↑ Pierson, Merry Anne. American descendants of Lawrence Pearson, Rotherham, Yorkshire, England, 1642-2005: (with suggestion of his possible ancestors). (Kingston Springs, TN 37082: Westview Pub, 2005), 405.
- ↑ Memorial# 7614173, in Find A Grave.
- ↑ 4.0 4.1 U. S. Government. Federal Judicial Center. (Washington, DC: U. S. Government).