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Nellie Jackson

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Nellie Jackson

Birth
Wilkinson County, Mississippi, USA
Death
11 Jul 1990 (aged 87)
Natchez, Adams County, Mississippi, USA
Burial
Natchez, Adams County, Mississippi, USA GPS-Latitude: 31.6240604, Longitude: -91.3593773
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Natchez folk figure. Born in Wilkinson County, MS and later moved to Natchez. For over sixty years she ran a bordello known as "Nellie's Place" that local officials turned a blind eye to. She loved horse racing, baseball, poodles and big cars. She was also known for her kindness and acts of charity. She was tragically murdered by one of her clients. An independent filmmaker made a documentary of Nellie's life, called: "Mississippi Madame: The Life of Nellie Jackson". It can be downloaded from Amazon Prime video.
Natchez folk figure. Born in Wilkinson County, MS and later moved to Natchez. For over sixty years she ran a bordello known as "Nellie's Place" that local officials turned a blind eye to. She loved horse racing, baseball, poodles and big cars. She was also known for her kindness and acts of charity. She was tragically murdered by one of her clients. An independent filmmaker made a documentary of Nellie's life, called: "Mississippi Madame: The Life of Nellie Jackson". It can be downloaded from Amazon Prime video.

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