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JACKSON (Soundex J250) — See also ISACKSON, JACK, JACKS, JACKSON-BROOKS, JACKSON-LEE, JACKSTADT, LEE-JACKSON, OURY-JACKSON.

  Jackson, G. A. — of Vermont. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Vermont 2nd District, 1898. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, Gail Kulick — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 16-A, 2009-10. Female. Still living as of 2010.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Jackson, George (1757-1831) — of Clarksburg, Harrison County, Va. (now W.Va.); Zanesville, Muskingum County, Ohio. Born in Cecil County, Md., January 9, 1757. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Virginia state house of delegates, 1785-91, 1794; U.S. Representative from Virginia, 1795-97, 1799-1803 (3rd District 1795-97, at-large 1799-1803); member of Ohio state house of representatives, 1809-12. Died in Zanesville, Muskingum County, Ohio, May 17, 1831 (age 74 years, 128 days). Interment a private or family graveyard, Muskingum County, Ohio.
  Relatives: Father of John George Jackson and Edward Brake Jackson (1793-1826).
  Political family: Jackson-Lee family of Virginia (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Jackson, George — of Marlboro County, S.C. Delegate to South Carolina state constitutional convention from Marlboro County, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, George — of Bloomfield, Greene County, Ind. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Jackson, George — of Erial, Camden County, N.J. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Jackson, George A. — of Weston, Lewis County, Va. (now W.Va.). Democrat. Postmaster at Weston, Va., 1845-49. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, George D. (d. 1879) — of Dushore, Sullivan County, Pa. Democrat. Member of Pennsylvania state senate, 1867-69, 1879 (15th District 1867-69, 24th District 1879); died in office 1879; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1876. Died November 23, 1879. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, George D. (b. 1862) — of Bay City, Bay County, Mich. Born in Algonac, St. Clair County, Mich., 1862. Democrat. Lumber business; mayor of Bay City, Mich., 1891-95; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 10th District, 1901; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1904, 1928; candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, George H. (b. 1863) — of Connecticut. Born in Natick, Middlesex County, Mass., February 28, 1863. Medical missionary; U.S. Consul in Cognac, 1897-98, 1908; La Rochelle, 1898-1908. African ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, George H. — of Lynn, Essex County, Mass. Republican. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Eleventh Essex District, 1905; member of Massachusetts state senate First Essex District, 1917-18. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, George H. — of Nassau County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for New York state senate 1st District, 1916; Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from Nassau County 1st District, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, George M. — Greenback candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 10th District, 1882, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, George O. — of Colchester, New London County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut Republican State Central Committee, 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, George P. B. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, George S. — of Baltimore, Md. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, George W. (1903-1991) — of Jane Lew, Lewis County, W.Va. Born in Jane Lew, Lewis County, W.Va., August 12, 1903. Democrat. Lawyer; member of West Virginia state senate, 1937-44 (12th District 1937-38, 13th District 1939-44); delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1948, 1952. Died December 30, 1991 (age 88 years, 140 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Minter Earl Jackson and Alscinda Blake (Cookman) Jackson; married 1932 to Julia Bates Welch.
  Jackson, George Washington — of Nelson, Nuckolls County, Neb. Delegate to Nebraska state constitutional convention, 1919-20. Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: George Washington
  Jackson, Gilbert B. — of Delhi, Delaware County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, Gilder D. — of Kent County, Del. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from Kent County, 1891-92. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, Gina — of Champaign, Champaign County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
Glenn R. Jackson Jackson, Glenn R. (1900-1978) — of Logan, Logan County, W.Va. Born in Huntington, Cabell County, W.Va., September 9, 1900. Democrat. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Logan County, 1941-44; member of West Virginia state senate 7th District, 1945-60. Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons; Shriners; Elks; Moose; Kiwanis. Died in October, 1978 (age 78 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of James F. Jackson and Minnie (Blankenship) Jackson; married, October 3, 1921, to Zela Mooring.
  Image source: West Virginia Blue Book 1951
  Jackson, Glenn W. (d. 1959) — of Gladstone, Delta County, Mich. Circuit judge in Michigan 25th Circuit, 1948-59; died in office 1959. Died May 6, 1959. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, Gloria G. — of Plantation, Broward County, Fla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1996, 2000; Presidential Elector for Florida, 1996. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Jackson, Gratz See N. Gratz Jackson
  Jackson, Gregory J. — of Hackensack, Bergen County, N.J. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 2004; member, Platform Committee, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Jackson, Grover C. — of Crystal City, Zavala County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: Grover Cleveland
  Jackson, Guy C. — of Anahuac, Chambers County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, Guy C., Jr. — of Anahuac, Chambers County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, H. M. — of Sanford, Lee County, N.C. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Jackson, H. N. (born c.1904) — also known as Barney Jackson — of Tacoma, Pierce County, Wash. Born in Minnesota, about 1904. Democrat. Fisheries consultant; member of Washington state house of representatives, 1937-39; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 1940; member of Washington state senate 29th District, 1941-47. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, H. Nelson — of Burlington, Chittenden County, Vt. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Vermont, 1920 (member, Credentials Committee), 1932 (alternate). Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, H. P. (1878-1961) — of El Paso, El Paso County, Tex. Born September 14, 1878. Mayor of El Paso, Tex., 1925-27. Died June 5, 1961 (age 82 years, 264 days). Interment at Evergreen Alameda Cemetery, El Paso, Tex.
  Jackson, H. R. — of Lemmon, Perkins County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 59th District, 1943-44. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, Hancock Lee (1796-1876) — of Randolph County, Mo. Born in Madison County, Ky., May 12, 1796. Delegate to Missouri state constitutional convention 11th District, 1845-46; Lieutenant Governor of Missouri, 1857-61; Governor of Missouri, 1857. Died March 19, 1876 (age 79 years, 312 days). Interment at Pioneer Cemetery, Salem, Ore.
  Relatives: Son of John Jackson (1762-1833) and Mary Forrest (Hancock) Jackson (1769-1846); married, March 8, 1821, to Ursula D. Oldham (1802-1880); second cousin of Claiborne Fox Jackson; second cousin thrice removed of Richard Henry Lee, Francis Lightfoot Lee and Arthur Lee; third cousin twice removed of Thomas Sim Lee, Henry Lee, Charles Lee (1758-1815), Edmund Jennings Lee and Zachary Taylor; fourth cousin once removed of John Lee and Thomas Leonidas Crittenden.
  Political families: Lee-Randolph family of Maryland and Virginia; Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Biddle-Randolph family of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Jackson-Lee family of Virginia; Lincoln-Lee family; Pendleton-Lee family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Jackson, Hannah-Beth — of California. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Jackson, Harley — of Pullman, Whitman County, Wash. Pastor; mayor of Pullman, Wash., 1915-16. Christian. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, Harold — of Lac du Flambeau, Vilas County, Wis. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wisconsin, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Jackson, Harriet — of Climax Springs, Camden County, Mo. Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Missouri, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, Harry A. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 2, 1867. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, Harry A. — of New London County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state senate 19th District, 1970. Still living as of 1970.
  Jackson, Harry Cook (1915-2000) — also known as Harry C. Jackson — of Columbus, Muscogee County, Ga. Born in Columbus, Muscogee County, Ga., July 23, 1915. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; member of Georgia state senate; elected 1961; candidate in primary for Governor of Georgia, 1974; mayor of Columbus, Ga., 1979-82. Methodist. Member, Rotary. Died February 12, 2000 (age 84 years, 204 days). Interment at Parkhill Cemetery, Columbus, Ga.
  Jackson, Harry E. — of Waterloo, Monroe County, Ill. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1928, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, Harry E. — of Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H. Secretary of state of New Hampshire, 1957-60. Still living as of 1960.
  Jackson, Harry M. — of Vienna, Johnson County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, Henry — of St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn. Democrat. Postmaster at St. Paul, Minn., 1846-49; member of Minnesota territorial House of Representatives 3rd District, 1849-50. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Jackson, Henry See J. Henry Jackson
  Jackson, Henry M. — of Franklin County, Ohio. People's candidate for Ohio state house of representatives from Franklin County, 1897. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, Henry Martin (1912-1983) — also known as Henry M. Jackson; "Scoop" — of Everett, Snohomish County, Wash. Born in Everett, Snohomish County, Wash., May 31, 1912. Democrat. Lawyer; Snohomish County Prosecuting Attorney, 1938-40; U.S. Representative from Washington 2nd District, 1941-53; U.S. Senator from Washington, 1953-83; died in office 1983; Chairman of Democratic National Committee, 1960-61; candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 1972, 1976. Presbyterian. Member, Elks; Phi Delta Phi; Delta Chi. Awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom posthumously in 1984. Died in Everett, Snohomish County, Wash., September 1, 1983 (age 71 years, 93 days). Interment at Evergreen Cemetery, Everett, Wash.
  Relatives: Son of Peter Jackson and Marie (Anderson) Jackson; married, December 16, 1961, to Helen E. Hardin.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier
  Books about Henry M. Jackson: Robert Gordon Kaufman, Henry M. Jackson : A Life in Politics — William W. Prochnau, A Certain Democrat : Senator Henry M. Jackson, a political biography
  Jackson, Henry O. — of New Hampshire. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New Hampshire 2nd District, 1900; Prohibition candidate for New Hampshire Governor's Council 5th District, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, Henry O. — Socialist. Social Democratic candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, Henry Rootes (1820-1898) — also known as Henry R. Jackson — of Savannah, Chatham County, Ga. Born in Athens, Clarke County, Ga., June 24, 1820. Democrat. U.S. Attorney for Georgia, 1844; U.S. Charge d'Affaires to Austria, 1853-54; U.S. Minister to Austria, 1854-58; Mexico, 1885-86; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1860; Presidential Elector for Georgia, 1860; delegate to Georgia secession convention, 1861; general in the Confederate Army during the Civil War. Died in Savannah, Chatham County, Ga., May 23, 1898 (age 77 years, 333 days). Interment at Bonaventure Cemetery, Savannah, Ga.
  Relatives: Son of Henry Jackson (1778-1840) and Martha Jacquelina (Rootes) Jackson (1786-1853); married, January 31, 1844, to Cornelia Augusta Davenport (1820-1853); married, December 29, 1866, to Florence Barclay King (1834-1912; daughter of Thomas Butler King (1800-1864); sister of John Floyd King; niece of Henry King).
  Political family: King family of Georgia.
  See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Jackson, Henry S. — of Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga. Republican. Member of Republican National Committee from Georgia, 1912; delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1912, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, Henry V. — Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 23rd District, 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, Herbert — of Glenarden, Prince George's County, Md. Mayor of Glenarden, Md., 1981-83. Still living as of 1983.
  Jackson, Herbert A. — of East St. Louis, St. Clair County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1968, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Jackson, Herbert J. — U.S. Consular Agent in Buenaventura, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, Hickory — of Azusa, Los Angeles County, Calif. Mayor of Azusa, Calif., 1953-54. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, Hiram W. — of Chemung County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Chemung County, 1853. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, Hollister See Samuel Hollister Jackson
  Jackson, Holmes See J. Holmes Jackson
  Jackson, Homer — of Birmingham, Jefferson County, Ala. Republican. Presidential Elector for Alabama, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Jackson, Homer A. — of Columbiana, Shelby County, Ala.; Birmingham, Jefferson County, Ala. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1932, 1948 (alternate), 1956. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, Homer A., Jr. — of Birmingham, Jefferson County, Ala. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1960 (alternate), 1964 (alternate), 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Jackson, Horace — of Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 19th District, 1961. Still living as of 1961.
  Jackson, Horace J. — of California. Member of California state assembly 13th District, 1881-83. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, Howard J. — of Livingston County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Livingston County, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, Howard K. — of Calexico, Imperial County, Calif. Mayor of Calexico, Calif., 1959. Still living as of 1959.
  Jackson, Howard W. (b. 1877) — of Baltimore, Md. Born in Stemmers Run, Baltimore County, Md., August 4, 1877. Democrat. Insurance business; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 1916, 1924, 1928, 1936, 1940; mayor of Baltimore, Md., 1923-27, 1931-43. Methodist. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Andrew C. Jackson; married, September 14, 1898, to Ella M. Galloway.
  Jackson, Howell Edmunds (1832-1895) — of Tennessee. Born in Paris, Henry County, Tenn., April 8, 1832. Democrat. State court judge in Tennessee, 1875; member of Tennessee state house of representatives, 1880; U.S. Senator from Tennessee, 1881-86; federal judge, 1886; Associate Justice of U.S. Supreme Court, 1893-95; died in office 1895. Baptist. Died in Nashville, Davidson County, Tenn., August 8, 1895 (age 63 years, 122 days). Interment at Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Nashville, Tenn.
  Relatives: Son of Alexander Jackson (1805-1879) and Mary (Hurt) Jackson (1805-1840); married, May 31, 1859, to Sophia Molloy (1837-1873); married, April 30, 1874, to Mary Elizabeth Harding (1850-1913); second cousin of William Randolph Barksdale (1849-1925) and Champe Terrell Barksdale; second cousin once removed of Alfred Dickinson Barksdale.
  Political family: Barksdale family of Virginia.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article — Ballotpedia article — NNDB dossier
  Jackson, Hubert F. — of Indiana. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Indiana 1st District, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, Hugh — of Wallaceville, Jefferson County, Tex. Member of Texas state house of representatives 1st District, 1887-88. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, Hugh C. — of Palo Alto, Santa Clara County, Calif. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, Hugh Virgil — of Twiggs County, Ga. Member of Georgia state house of representatives from Twiggs County, 1939-40. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, Mrs. I. E. — of Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1928. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, I. L. — of Taylor County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Taylor County, 1925-26. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, Irving B. — of Cambridge, Dorchester County, Md. Mayor of Cambridge, Md., 1940-44. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, Irving H. — of Iron County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Iron County, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, Isaac — of Montgomery County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Montgomery County, 1839. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, Isaac R. — of Kent County, Del. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from Kent County 7th District, 1909-10. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, Isaac Rand (c.1798-1842) — Born in Newburyport, Essex County, Mass., about 1798. U.S. Charge d'Affaires to Denmark, 1841-42, died in office 1842. Died in Copenhagen, Denmark, July 27, 1842 (age about 44 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Abraham Jackson (1748-1823) and Hannah Gyles (Pardsons) Jackson (1763-1827); married to Louisa Carroll (1797-1870; granddaughter of Charles Carroll of Carrollton (1737-1832)).
  Political families: Lee-Randolph family of Maryland and Virginia; Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; Jackson-Lee family of Virginia; Meriwether-Kellogg-Tyler family of Virginia and Connecticut; Carroll-Hanson family of Maryland; Breckinridge-Preston-Cabell-Henry family of Virginia (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Jackson, Isabel Hope (1905-1977) — also known as Isabel Jackson; Isabel Hope Hughes — of Dover, Kent County, Del. Born in Dover, Kent County, Del., July 17, 1905. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Delaware, 1964. Female. Episcopalian. Died December 16, 1977 (age 72 years, 152 days). Interment at Christ Church Cemetery, Dover, Del.
  Relatives: Married to Harry Richardson Jackson (1898-1971).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


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