Place:Jackson, Michigan, United States

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NameJackson
Alt namesJacksonsource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates42.25°N 84.417°W
Located inMichigan, United States     (1829 - )
See alsoWashtenaw, Michigan, United StatesParent county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Jackson County is a county in the U.S. state of Michigan. Its population was 160,248 as of the 2010 Census. This county is the sole county in the Jackson Metropolitan Statistical Area. The county seat is Jackson. It is named for U.S. President Andrew Jackson. It is considered to be one of Michigan's "Cabinet counties", named for members of Jackson's Cabinet. The county was set off in 1829 and organized in 1832.[1]

The Jackson County Courthouse was designed by Claire Allen, a prominent southern Michigan architect. Jackson County is also home to the Michigan Whitetail Hall Of Fame.

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Timeline

Date Event Source
1829 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1830 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1834 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1840 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1840 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1867 Birth records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1867 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1840 13,130
1850 19,431
1860 26,671
1870 36,047
1880 42,031
1890 45,031
1900 48,222
1910 53,426
1920 72,539
1930 92,304
1940 93,108
1950 107,925
1960 131,994
1970 143,274
1980 151,495
1990 149,756

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External links

www.rootsweb.com/~mijackso/jackson.html


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