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Male John Robert Jackson Keahey Click to view John Robert Jackson Keahey in the family tree

John Robert Jackson was born in 1895 in Texas.1   John Robert Jackson's father was George Jackson Keahey and his mother was Margaret Keahey.  His paternal grandparents were John Keahey and Martha Jackson; his maternal grandparents were James Keahey and Mary Jane Jackson. He had two brothers and seven sisters, named George Pleasant, Preston Gustavius, Martha Graham, Margaret Malinda, Virginia Caroline, Irene LeJane, Sarah Emaline, Mary Ann Demarious and Christian Mason.  He was the youngest of the ten children.  He died on January 26th, 1895 in Rockwall, Texas.  He was buried in Lawhorn  Cemetery, Rockwall,  Texas.1 1 

John Robert Jackson's family with Martha Slay

‌John Robert Jackson and Martha were married in a religious ceremony on February 24th, 1842 in Scott Co., Mississippi.1   They had seven sons and four daughters, named William, George Jefferson, Alvia Wiggin, John Thomas, James A., Joseph Henry, Benjamin Franklin, Margaret, Amanda Jane, Frances Indiana and Martha.

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Further sources/citations:
1850 United States Federal Census, 1860 United States Federal Census, Mississippi Census, 1805-90, 1900 United States Federal Census, Mississippi Land Records

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