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M.G. Jackson M.G. Jackson
Full Name: M. G. Jackson
Date of birth: April 11, 1845
Date of death: January 2, 1927

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 85 Jan 12, 1909 - Jan 10, 1911 31st (1)   Democrat Eastland / Eastland   Eastland
H 85 Jan 8, 1907 - Jan 12, 1909 30th   Democrat Romney / Eastland   Eastland
H 93 Jan 8, 1895 - Jan 12, 1897 24th   Democrat Lone Grove / Llano   Llano, Mason
(1) Democrat; roster of members of the 31st Legislature with biographical and party information. "Year Book 1909," Number 13, May-June 1910, pp. 408-415. Bulletin (Texas Department of Agriculture), 1910.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 40th Legislature, R.S., 1/21/1927, p. 162. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Obituary, "M.G. Jackson Dies at Eastland Sunday Morning," The Breckenridge Daily American, 1/3/1927, p. 2, crediting Breckenridge Public Library. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Military Service Notes
  • Confederate States Army, Private, 37th Regiment, Alabama Infantry, "Company D E." Melanethon G. Jackson, U.S. Civil War Soldiers, 1861-1865. M.G. Jackson, born about 1845 in Barber County, residence in Eastland, Texas. Pension File No. 37418, Alabama, Texas and Virginia, U.S., Confederate Pensions, 1884-1958. Ancestry.com.
  • Confederate States Army, Company D, 37th Alabama Regiment. "He joined the Confederate army as a member of the Thirty-seventh Alabama regiment, Company D. He also served as a member of a Georgia company and saw service under General Joseph E. Johnston." 40th Legislature, R.S., 1/21/1927, p. 162. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Other Resources
  • Melancthon Glenn Jackson, birth date 4/11/1845 in Chambers, Alabama; death date 1/3/1927 in Eastland, Texas. U.S., Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970. Manlanethon G. Jackson, Jackson Family Tree. Ancestry.com.
  • Census of 1900 - Melancthon G. Jackson, Eastland County, age 55, born April 1845 in Alabama, farmer, spouse Lucy.
    Census of 1910 - M.G. Jackson, Eastland, Eastland County, age 65, farmer, spouse L.A.
    Census of 1920 - Melancthon G. Jackson, Bexar County, age 75, spouse Lucy A. Melanthon Glenn Jackson in son Thomas Glenn Jackson's birth record, 2/15/1875. FamilySearch. 1900 1910 1920 Texas Births and Christenings, 1840-1981
  • Menlanethon G. Jackson, birth date 4/11/1845, death date 1/2/1927 in Eastland, Eastland County, retired farmer. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • M.G. Jackson, birth date 4/11/1845, death date 1/2/1927, interment in Eastland City Cemetery, Eastland, Eastland County. Find a Grave.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. M.G. Jackson, 31st Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. M.G. Jackson, 30th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. M.G. Jackson, 24th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 24th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 30th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 31st session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, north wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 24th session composite photo of House members by Hill (Texas State Library and Archives Commission). Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
  • Committee Informationtop
    31st 1st C.S. - 1909
    Agriculture (Chair) 
    Appropriations  
    Counties  
    Stock and Stock Raising  
    31st R.S. - 1909
    Agriculture (Chair) 
    Appropriations  
    Appropriations Subcommittee on the North Texas Insane Asylum  
    Counties  
    Stock and Stock Raising  
    30th R.S. - 1907
    Agriculture  
    Appropriations Subcommittee on the State Penitentiary at Rusk and North Texas Lunatic Aslyum at Terrell  
    Counties  
    Revenue and Taxation  
    Stock and Stock Raising (Chair) 
    24th R.S. - 1895
    Agricultural Affairs  
    Mining and Minerals  
    Public Debt  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
    State Affairs  
     

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