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

  Jackson, Uriah S. — of Indiana. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1904; candidate for U.S. Representative from Indiana 6th District, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, Valencio — also known as Cisco Jackson — of Christiansted, St. Croix, Virgin Islands. Independent candidate for Virgin Islands legislature from St. Croix, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Jackson, Valerie — of Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Jackson, Vane — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, Vaughan C. — of Newport, Jackson County, Ark. Democrat. Postmaster at Newport, Ark., 1967-82 (acting, 1967). Still living as of 1982.
  Jackson, Verdell — of Kalispell, Flathead County, Mont. Republican. Member of Montana state senate 5th District; elected 2010. Still living as of 2010.
  Jackson, Virgil T. — of New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La.; Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, La. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Louisiana, 1932 (alternate), 1936, 1944, 1952 (alternate), 1956 (alternate). Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, Virginia — Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Virginia, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Jackson, W. — of Daytona (now part of Daytona Beach), Volusia County, Fla. Postmaster at Daytona, Fla., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, W. C. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indian Territory, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, W. D. — of Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, Mrs. W. D. — of Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1928. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, W. E. — of Hillsboro, Hill County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, W. F. — of Center Point, Jefferson County, Ala. Postmaster at Center Point, Ala., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, W. H., Jr. — of Troy, Lincoln County, Mo.; Whiteside, Lincoln County, Mo. Republican. Delegate to Missouri state constitutional convention 11th District, 1922-23; candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Lincoln County, 1938. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, W. L. — of Albany, Linn County, Ore. Mayor of Albany, Ore., 1933-35. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, W. M. — of Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1956. Still living as of 1956.
  Jackson, W. Newton See William Newton Jackson
  Jackson, W. O. — of Butler, Bates County, Mo. Democrat. Chair of Bates County Democratic Party, 1949; candidate for circuit judge in Missouri 29th Circuit, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, W. R. — of Florence, Florence County, S.C. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from South Carolina, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, W. Rufus — of St. Louis, Mo. Democrat. Postmaster at St. Louis, Mo., 1933-43 (acting, 1933-35). Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, W. S. — of Wabasha County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state senate 10th District, 1870. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Jackson, W. S. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, W. S. — of Belmar, Monmouth County, N.J. Postmaster at Belmar, N.J., 1901-03. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, W. W. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 8th District, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, Walter F. (b. 1892) — Born in 1892. Republican. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Mecosta District, 1929-32; defeated, 1932; Dry candidate for delegate to Michigan convention to ratify 21st amendment from Mecosta District, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, Walter S. — of Lima, Allen County, Ohio. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, Whitfield F. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1944; candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, Will See J. Will Jackson
  Jackson, William — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. U.S. Surveyor of Customs, 1796-1803. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, William (1783-1855) — of Newton Corner, Newton, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Newton, Middlesex County, Mass., September 2, 1783. Candle maker; soap manufacturer; banker; newspaper publisher; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1829-32; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 9th District, 1833-37; early promoter of railroads; president, American Missionary Society, 1846-54. Died in Newton, Middlesex County, Mass., February 27, 1855 (age 71 years, 178 days). Interment at East Parish Burying Ground, Newton, Mass.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Jackson, William — Member of Pennsylvania state senate 4th District, 1830-34. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, William — of Orange County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Orange County, 1837. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, William — of Syracuse, Onondaga County, N.Y. Whig. Postmaster at Syracuse, N.Y., 1849-53. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, William — of Jackson, Jackson County, Mich. Republican. Mayor of Jackson, Mich., 1859-60; defeated, 1865. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, William — of Rock Island, Rock Island County, Ill. Republican. Postmaster at Rock Island, Ill., 1873-76; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, William — of Illinois. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 21st District, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, William A. — of Aiken, Aiken County, S.C. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from South Carolina, 1924, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, William B. — of Bladensburg, Prince George's County, Md. Postmaster at Bladensburg, Md., 1816-28. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, William B. (b. 1831) — of Wayne County, Mich. Born in 1831. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1891-92. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, William C. — of Montebello, Los Angeles County, Calif. Mayor of Montebello, Calif., 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, William F. — of Indiana. Communist. Workers candidate for U.S. Senator from Indiana, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, William H. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 13th District, 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, William H. — of Ossining, Westchester County, N.Y. Republican. Village president of Ossining, New York, 1927-35. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, William H. — Independent candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly 10th District, 1973. Still living as of 1973.
  Jackson, William H. C. — of Middlesex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Middlesex County, 1902-03; member of New Jersey state senate from Middlesex County, 1904-06. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, William Humphreys (1839-1915) — also known as William H. Jackson — of Salisbury, Wicomico County, Md. Born near Delmar, Wicomico County, Md., October 13, 1839. Republican. Cattle dealer; lumber dealer; U.S. Representative from Maryland 1st District, 1901-05, 1907-09. Methodist. Died in Salisbury, Wicomico County, Md., April 3, 1915 (age 75 years, 172 days). Interment at Parsons Cemetery, Salisbury, Md.
  Relatives: Son of Hugh Jackson; brother of Elihu Emory Jackson (1837-1907); married to Arabella Humphreys (1840-1879) and Jennie Hmphreys (1849-1940); father of William Purnell Jackson; grandfather of William Newton Jackson.
  Political family: Jackson family of Salisbury, Maryland.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Jackson, William I. — U.S. Vice Consul in Bahia, as of 1921; U.S. Consul in Montreal, as of 1926; Torreon, as of 1929. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, William Kenneth, Jr. (1886-1965) — also known as William K. Jackson, Jr. — of Chestnut Hill, Newton, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Denver, Humphreys County, Tenn., November 18, 1886. Democrat. U.S. Attorney for Canal Zone, 1914-15. Member, Phi Beta Kappa; Alpha Tau Omega; Delta Chi. Died in June, 1965 (age 78 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, William L. — of Baker City, Baker County, Ore. Mayor of Baker City, Ore., 1957-61. Still living as of 1961.
  Jackson, William Lowther — also known as "Mudwall" — of Wood County, Va. (now W.Va.). Lieutenant Governor of Virginia, 1857-60. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, William M. — of Union, McHenry County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1860; delegate to Illinois state constitutional convention Boone and McHenry counties, 1862. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, William M. — Independent candidate for Governor of Alabama, 1958. Still living as of 1958.
  Jackson, William Newton (b. 1893) — also known as W. Newton Jackson — of Salisbury, Wicomico County, Md. Born in Salisbury, Wicomico County, Md., October 21, 1893. Republican. Insurance business; director, Salisbury National Bank; director, Peninsula General Hospital;; member of Maryland Republican State Central Committee, 1932-50; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 1948. Methodist. Member, Kiwanis. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Sallie (McCombs) Jackson and William Purnell Jackson (1868-1939); married to Florence Rue; grandson of William Humphreys Jackson.
  Political family: Jackson family of Salisbury, Maryland.
  Jackson, William Purnell (1868-1939) — also known as William P. Jackson — of Salisbury, Wicomico County, Md. Born in Salisbury, Wicomico County, Md., January 11, 1868. Republican. Lumber manufacturer; delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 1908; member of Republican National Committee from Maryland, 1908-32; U.S. Senator from Maryland, 1912-14; Maryland state treasurer, 1918-20. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar. Died in Salisbury, Wicomico County, Md., March 7, 1939 (age 71 years, 55 days). Interment at Parsons Cemetery, Salisbury, Md.
  Relatives: Son of William Humphreys Jackson (1839-1915) and Arabella (Humphreys) Jackson; married 1890 to Sallie McCoombs (died 1899); married 1900 to Katherine Shelmerdine; father of William Newton Jackson.
  Political family: Jackson family of Salisbury, Maryland.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Jackson, William R. — Nebraska superintendent of public instruction, 1897-1901. Burial location unknown.
  Jackson, William R. — of Mexico, Audrain County, Mo. Democrat. Postmaster at Mexico, Mo., 1914-23. Burial location unknown.
William S. Jackson Jackson, William S. — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. New York state attorney general, 1907-08. Burial location unknown.
  Image source: New York Red Book 1907
  Jackson, William Sharpless (b. 1889) — also known as William S. Jackson — of Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colo.; Denver, Colo. Born in Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colo., March 22, 1889. Lawyer; justice of Colorado state supreme court, 1942-53; chief justice of Colorado Supreme Court, 1951-53. Member, American Bar Association; American Judicature Society; Kiwanis; Council on Foreign Relations. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, March 20, 1918, to Jean Rhea O'Donnel; married, October 25, 1946, to Margaret Woodbridge.
  Jackson, William Terry (1794-1882) — of Havana, Chemung County (now Montour Falls, Schuyler County), N.Y. Born in Chester, Orange County, N.Y., December 29, 1794. School teacher; surveyor; merchant; justice of the peace; U.S. Representative from New York 26th District, 1849-51. Died in Havana (now Montour Falls), Schuyler County, N.Y., September 15, 1882 (age 87 years, 260 days). Interment at Montour Cemetery, Montour Falls, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Jackson, William Trayton (1876-1933) — also known as William T. Jackson — of Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio. Born in Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio, May 8, 1876. Republican. Mayor of Toledo, Ohio, 1928-31; defeated, 1931; Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1928. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Shriners; Rotary. Died October 3, 1933 (age 57 years, 148 days). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Toledo, Ohio.
  Jackson, Winifred Davis — also known as Winifred Jackson — of Ore City, Upshur County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1996, 2000 (alternate), 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Jackson, Yolanda C. — of Fort Lauderdale, Broward County, Fla. Democrat. Member, Platform Committee, Democratic National Convention, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.


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