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Dr Lillie May <I>Carroll</I> Jackson

Dr Lillie May Carroll Jackson

Birth
Baltimore, Baltimore City, Maryland, USA
Death 7 Jul 1975 (aged 86)
USA
Burial Baltimore, Baltimore City, Maryland, USA
Memorial ID 21128987 · View Source
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The seventh of eight children. Her father, Charles Carroll, was a descendent of the first Charles Carroll, who was a signer of the Declaration of Independence. Her mother, Amanda Bowen Carroll, was the granddaughter of an African chief. Wife of Keiffer A. Jackson. Mother of Virginia, Juanita, Marion and Bowen Kieffer, Mrs. Carroll Jackson is recognized as the mother of the civil rights movement in Maryland and ran the Baltimore Branch of the NAACP for 35 years until 1970. Grandmother of the Honorable Clarence M. Mitchell III; Keiffer J. Mitchell, M.D.; Former Senator Michael B. Mitchell; and George D. Mitchell. Mrs. Carroll Jackson died at the age of 85 in 1975.


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  • Created by: Lu Moorman
  • Added: 24 Aug 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 21128987
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Dr Lillie May Carroll Jackson (25 May 1889–7 Jul 1975), Find A Grave Memorial no. 21128987, citing Mount Auburn Cemetery, Baltimore, Baltimore City, Maryland, USA ; Maintained by Lu Moorman (contributor 46931598) .