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Judge Jewell Jackman
Birth: Jun. 20, 1901
Barren County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Aug. 17, 1976
Somerset
Pulaski County
Kentucky, USA

U.S. NAVY VETERAN - WWI

ღGreat Uncleღ

Judge Jackman, son of L.N. and Bettie Chapman Jackman; raised in Barren County and attended Chestnut Grove school. He had wanderlust and left home at a very early age. His whereabouts for decades were unknown. He ventured to many states including New Jersey, Michigan, Iowa, that we know of. When he did return to Ky in his 70's, some of his life's journey was shared w/his much loved sister, Mallie. He married Grace Higdon. They had two daughters, Eileen and Nancy. Uncle Judge served in the U.S. Navy during WWI.

Home in 1920: East Oakdale, Jefferson, Ky
Street: Fifth Street
Relation to Head of House: Boarder
Marital Status: Single
Occupation: Laborer; Lumber Yard
Household Members:
Charles E Higdon 47
Emma M Higdon 46
James M Higdon 9
Edward W Higdon 7
Elizabeth Higdon 4
Grace Martin 20 (niece of Higdons)
Judge J Jackman 18
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Home in 1930: Newark, Essex, NJ
Marital Status: Married
Relation to Head of House: Head
Spouse's Name: Grace H Jackman
Household Members:
Judge Jackman 28
Grace H Jackman 20
Eileen Jackman 0 [4/12]
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1946:
Michigan, Divorce Records
Name: J Jewell Jackman
Age: 43
Marriage Date: 1 Oct 1940
Marriage Place: Michigan
Decree Date: 25 Jan 1946
Decree Place: Wayne, Michigan, USA
Spouse Name: Lillian Jackman
Number of Children: 2
Divorce Status: Granted

This, his 2nd wife Lillian, and 2 children. If these are daughters by 1st wife, possible death of Grace. No divorce decree found w/her. No 1940 census found.
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SSDI
Name: Judge Jackman
SSN: xxxxx7387
Last Residence: 42501 Somerset, Pulaski, Ky
BORN: 20 Jun 1901
Died: 17 Aug 1976
SSN issued: Iowa (Bef 1951)

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U.S. Dept of V.A. BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010
Name: Judge Jackman
Branch: Navy
Enlistment Date 1: 11 Jul 1917
Release Date 1: 21 Feb 1919
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We met Uncle Judge only once after his 'Prodigal Son' homecoming, and shortly before his death. What a sweetheart! Smiles and laughter came easy for him. At the time of his death, he was living in Somerset, Pulaski, Ky. He was returned to his home burial grounds in Barren County. He had come full circle.


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Thank you, chcobe, for the wonderful photo of Uncle Judge's stone. You are faithful in walking the cemeteries helping many of us view our kin's resting places in Barren Co, Kentuckyღ
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Much appreciation Suse, for sponsoring this unique and precious man, our Uncle Judge.
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 Parents:
  Lucian Nathaniel Jackman (1868 - 1951)
  Almetie Bettie Chapman Jackman (1868 - 1905)
 
 Siblings:
  Jettie Lee Jackman Slaughter (1888 - 1960)*
  Guy Larue Jackman (1890 - 1956)*
  Homer Lester Jackman (1891 - 1944)*
  Harry Hill Jackman (1893 - 1918)*
  Lonna Mae Jackman Harlow (1895 - 1960)*
  Mallie Beulah Jackman Smith (1898 - 1993)*
  Judge Jewell Jackman (1901 - 1976)
  William Thomas Jackman (1903 - 1981)*
  Allen H Jackman (1905 - 1906)*
  Nora Maude Jackman Bishop (1907 - 1965)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
US NAVY - WWI
 
Burial:
Chapman Cemetery
Glasgow
Barren County
Kentucky, USA
 
Maintained by: dhb
Originally Created by: chcobe
Record added: May 13, 2009
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Judge Jewell Jackman
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