Catherine May Jackson (1913 - 1964)


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Melbourne, Australia

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Melbourne, Australia

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Father: Mclean John Jackson
Mother: Elizabeth Mcqueen Jackson

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May

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Dick Jackson and Dillon Bigcrane

Dick Jackson and Dillon Bigcrane

Ladies Gathering

Ladies Gathering

Rosemary Jackson

Rosemary Jackson

Sonja (Jackson) Defro

Sonja (Jackson) Defro

Jacqueline Jackson Family

Jacqueline Jackson Family

Sylvester Dean Family

Sylvester Dean Family

Elizabeth Captilda Nottage Dean Jackson Family

Elizabeth Captilda Nottage Dean Jackson Family

Elizabeth Jackson family

Elizabeth Jackson family

Annie R. Jackson

Annie R. Jackson

Annie R. Jackson

Annie R. Jackson

Annie R. Jackson family

Annie R. Jackson family

Sylvester Alexander Jackson Jr.

Sylvester Alexander Jackson Jr.

Sylvester Alexander Jackson Jr.

Sylvester Alexander Jackson Jr.

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Kassandra Jackson Dick Jackson and Dillon Bigcrane Ladies Gathering Rosemary Jackson

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1913 - In the year that Catherine May Jackson was born, ratified in February the 16th Amendment, establishing a Federal income tax, became law. Previously, customs duties (tariffs) and excise taxes were the primary sources of federal revenue. With the passage of the 16th Amendment, incomes of couples exceeding $4,000, as well as those of single persons earning $3,000 or more, were subject to a 1% Federal tax (that would be about $98,000 and $74,000 now). Rates rose to 7% for incomes over half a million dollars. Less than 1% of the population was subject to income tax.

1917 - Catherine was just 4 years old when the NHL (National Hockey League) was established as a response to the demise of the National Hockey Association (NHA). The first superstar of the League was "Phantom" Joe Malone of the Montreal Canadiens, a leading scorer with records that still stand. The Canadiens won the NHL championship over the Senators.

1953 - When she was 40 years old, on July 27th, the Korean Armistice Agreement was signed. The Armistice was to last until "a final peaceful settlement is achieved". No peaceful settlement has ever been agreed upon.

1958 - At the age of 45 years old, Catherine was alive when on January 1st, the European Economic Community (Common Market) came into operation. The first members were France, West Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Belgium, and Luxembourg. The Common Market was formed as a way to strengthen members' economies and deter wars in Europe.

1964 - In the year of Catherine May Jackson's passing, in June, three young civil rights workers - Andrew Goodman and Mickey Schwerner from New York City, and James Chaney from Meridian, Mississippi - were kidnapped and murdered in Mississippi. Working with "Freedom Summer", they were registering African-Americans to vote in the Southern states. Their bodies were found two months later. Although it was discovered that the White Knights of the Ku Klux Klan, the Neshoba County Sheriff's Office and the Philadelphia, Mississippi Police Department were involved, only 7 men were convicted and served less than six years.

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Catherine May Jackson passed away in 1964 in Melbourne, Australia at age 51. No cause of death has been entered. She was born in 1913. She was born to Mclean John Jackson and Elizabeth Mcqueen Jackson, and we currently have no other siblings in her family tree.

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