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Samuel Jackson, Jr

Chester County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 6 Jun 1834 (aged 76)
Stokes County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Unknown
Memorial ID 100775358 · View Source
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"Early Families of the North Carolina Counties of Rockingham and Stokes with Revolutionary Service", Vol. 2

Born 1758 near Philadelphia PA" "on the Delaware River", died 6 June 1834, Stokes Co., NC, married by Micajah Clark, JP in Surry Co., NC 23 Jan. 1782, Hannah Gibson, born 9 Oct. 1764, died 1841 (will probated Dec. 1841). Samuel moved when young with his parents to Rowen Co., NC, that part that became Davidson Co., NC. While a resident of Surry Co., NC, on the Dan River, he enlisted and served at various times in 1780 and early 1781 - in all, three months - as a private in Capt. Joseph Cloud's Company in the regiment of Col. William Sheppard.

While living in Rowan Co., he enlisted and served at various times for four months as a private under Capt. William David in Col. Smith's Regiment. He was captured by Tories during this time but soon released and later assisted in scattering the Tories at Raft Swamp. He was discharged after the surrender of Cornwallis. Samuel Jackson was granted a pension of $20.00 per annum on his application which was executed in Stokes Co. 15 March 1833. Hannah Jackson was granted a widow's pension after filing application on 9 March 1839 in Stokes Co.
Samuel Jackson had been a member of the Quaker Westfield Friends Church and was disowned for marrying "out of unity".
Other children of Samuel and Hannah:
*Jackson, Isaac, b. 1787 Surry Co., NC, d. bef July 1854, Delaware Co., IN - married Nancy Sizemore and Jemima ?
*Jackson, Sarah, b. 1793 Stokes Co., NC, d. 1851 Hamilton Co., IN - married Isaac Myers 18 April 1820, Stokes Co., NC
*Jackson, John, b. 1793 Stokes Co., NC, d. 19 Aug 1854 Laclede Co., MO - married Nancy King 2 July 1819, Stokes Co., NC
*Jackson, William, b. 1795 Stokes Co., NC
*Jackson, Amer, born 1797, Stokes Co., NC, d. after 1870, maybe Mercer Co., IL - married Elizabeth Watson and Nancy Hooker.
*Jackson, Hiram W., b. 28 Oct 1801 Stokes Co., NC, d. 9 Nov. 1875 Henry Co., IA - Married Nancy Malcolm 5 Oct 1826, Putnam Co., IN
*Jackson, Joseph Henry, b. 23 Aug 1804, Stokes Co., NC, d. 25 March 1858, Louisa Co., IA - married Phoebe Cox 6 Sep 1827, Randolph Co. IN

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