Civil War Figure. He deserted from the Confederate Army and staged a Unionist rebellion that featured African-American and white residents of Jones County, Mississippi against the Confederacy in 1864 and 1865. They set up what was called the "Free State of Jones".
"You can not own a child of God." Thank you for truly believing in that. In a time when the mindset was on the wrong side, you stayed to the RIGHT. -
ATC (AW) Ray Jackson, USN (ret) Added: Dec. 24, 2016