Georgia Weekly Telegraph & Georgia Journal & Messenger [Macon, Ga.] 17 Aug 1875 p 8
Death of a Nonagenarian
Mr. W. H. Jackson, the father of Judge James Jackson, of the Supreme Court of Georgia, died at the residence of the Judge on College Hill, at 10 o'clock Sunday morning. His remains were taken to Athens for interment.
Mr. Jackson was in the ninetieth year of his age, having been born in 1786. His health has been feeble for a long while. The Judge came down and accompanied the remains to Athens.
Mildred Lewis Cobb Jackson