ALBERT AND MINNIE JACKSON

(1884- 1960)

26.  Albert Sidney JACKSON3[13](Robert2Joseph1) was born 04 Jan 1882[14] or 1884[14a] in Polk County, Texas, USA[14]. He died 15 Apr 1960[14,15] in Galveston County, Texas, USA and is buried in the Union Springs Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery[16], Polk County, Texas, USA[15]. He had light blue eyes, dark brown hair, and was tall with a small build.[14a]He married Minnie DEVEREAUX. She was born 08 Dec 1879[16,17] in Texas. She died 13 Nov 1950[17,18] in Texas  of heart failure and is buried in the Union Springs Church Cemetery next to her husband. Minnie was the daughter of John C. Devereaux[16] and Louisa Tarver.  NOTE:  Date of birth from cemetery headstone and draft registration Sep 12, 1918.  Don't know which is right.  He might have lied on the registration.


 
Minnie Devereaux Jackson
(1879 - 1950)
 

GENERATION THREE

The children[13,23] of Albert and Minnie Jackson were:
1

i. 

Minnie Alberta JACKSON4[13](Albert3Robert2Joseph1) was born about 1905 in Texas. She died 1972 in Texas and is buried in the Garden of Memories Cemetery, Angelina County, Texas, USA. She married 1928 to Elbert Hubbard BUSH, Sr. who was born 12 Aug 1903 in Jonesborough, Louisiana. He died in Texas and is buried in the Garden of Memories Cemetery, Angelina County, Texas, USA
2

ii.
 

Albert Lurenza "Buster" JACKSON4[13](Albert3Robert2Joseph1) was born 24 Sep 1906 in Diboll, Angelina County, Texas, USA. He died 27 Nov 1967 (obit) in LaMarque, Galveston County, Texas, USA and is buried in Grace Memorial Park in Galveston County, Texas, USA. He married 25 Mar 1933 Angelina County, Texas, USA to Opal Gertrude CARRINGTON, the daughter of  Jeremiah Greenwood CARRINGTON.  She was born 08 Dec 1914 in Prescott, Nevada County, Arkansas, USA and died of cancer 05 Aug 1981 in Dickinson, Galveston County, Texas, USA and is buried in Grace Memorial Park in Galveston County, Texas, USA. [28]
 

iii. 

Henderson Devereaux JACKSON4(Albert3Robert2Joseph1) was born b. 19 Nov 1908 in Polk County, Texas, USA. He died 18 Jun 1912 in Temple, Texas, USA and is buried in the Union Springs Cemetery in Polk County, Texas, USA.
3

iv.

J. B. JACKSON4(Albert3Robert2Joseph1) was born 12 Feb 1916[26] in Diboll, Angelina County, Texas, USA and died 28 Apr 1997[28] in LaMarque, Galveston County, Texas, USA.(obit) He married 21 Jul 1933[26] in Louisiana to Elma Ruth STRAUSS.

Notes:
Minnie Devereaux Jackson died of heart failure[26].
"Buster" played on the first Diboll, Texas, USA High School baseball team in 1925, the same year he graduated.
Buster Jackson attended two years of Stephen F. Austin Teachers College in Nacogdoches, Texas, USA before becoming a pitcher in the baseball minor leagues.
"Buster" died of heart failure.
Gertrude was the daughter of Jeremiah Greenwood Carrington and Clara Lenora Hightower.
Gertrude died of colon cancer.
Elbert Hubbard Bush played baseball with Buster Jackson in Texas and Louisiana[25].


¦: Sources:
15. 1920 Angelina County, Texas, USA Federal Census.
16. Photograph of Cemetery Headstone in possession of Joyce Willingham Jackson.
17. Interview of E. H. Bush found in the Temple Library, Diboll, Texas, USA.
27. Interview with Jack Devereaux, son of D.D. and Annie Devereaux.
19. Interview with Jack Devereaux, son of D.D. and Annie Devereaux..
20. Buster Jackson family Bible in possession of Joyce Willingham Jackson.  
21. "Buster" Jackson's death file #23297 in possession of Joyce Willingham Jackson.
22. 1850 Milam County, Texas, USA Federal Census.
23. High School Diploma of Buster Jackson in possession of Joyce Willingham Jackson.
24. Family Legend of Buster Jackson.
25. Interview of E. H. Bush from Temple Library, Diboll, Texas, USA
26. Interview with J. B. Jackson by Joyce Jackson.
28. Family records of Joyce Willingham Jackson.

1920 United States Federal Census

Name: Albert Jackson
Home in 1920: Justice Precinct 4, Angelina, Texas
Age: 13 years 
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1907
Birthplace: Texas
Relation to Head of House: Son
Father's Name: Albert
Father's Birth Place: Texas
Mother's Name: Minnie
Mother's Birth Place: Texas
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Sex: Male
Able to read: Yes
Able to Write: Yes
Image: 349
Household Members:
Name Age
Albert Jackson 36
Minnie Jackson 39
Minnie Jackson 14
Albert Jackson 13
J B Jackson 3 10/12
 

 

 




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