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Gabriel “Gabe” Jackson

Birth
Death 28 Sep 1900 (aged 47–48)
Oshkosh, Winnebago County, Wisconsin, USA
Burial Winnebago, Winnebago County, Wisconsin, USA
Plot 130
Memorial ID 100373573 · View Source
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From "Poor Farm Cemetery, Winnebago County Wisconsin" by Eiler & Dunn (2010):

Gabe died of dropsy ... at the Alexian Brothers Hospital in Oshkosh, Winnebago County, WI and was buried at the Poor Farm Cemetery. He was a black male born about 1852. No death record was found/filed. ...

In the 1880 Census, Gabe was residing in the 4th ward of the City of Oshkosh. He was listed as being a laborer. He was 26 years old, born in NC, single and black.

In the 1900 Census, Gabe was residing in the 8th ward of the City of Oshkosh. He was listed as being 48 years old, born in 1852 in NS (Nova Scotia?) He was still single and a day laborer.

GABE JACKSON DEAD
Gabriel Jackson, a colored man who was an inmate of the county poor farm, died at nine o'clock this morning at the Alexian Brother's hospital. He died of Dropsy.
[Oshkosh Daily Northwestern 9/28/00 p.1]


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  • Created by: Steve Seim
  • Added: 8 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100373573
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Gabriel “Gabe” Jackson (1852–28 Sep 1900), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100373573, citing Sunnyview Cemetery, Winnebago, Winnebago County, Wisconsin, USA ; Maintained by Steve Seim (contributor 47256753) .