Jane Rosamond Jackson (1863 - 1949)

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Jane Rosamond Jackson
1863 - 1949
updated February 06, 2019
Jane Rosamond Jackson was born in 1863. She was born to Jackson John Robert Jackson and Frances Elizabeth Rosamond Eaton Jackson, and we currently have no other siblings in her family tree. She died in 1949 in Trentham, Australia at 86 years old.

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Jane Rosamond Jackson Biography

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Jane Rosamond Jackson

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Rosamond

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Trentham, Australia

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Jane Rosamond Jackson died in 1949 in Trentham, Australia at 86 years old. She was born in 1863. She was born to Jackson John Robert Jackson and Frances Elizabeth Rosamond Eaton Jackson, and we currently have no other siblings in her family tree.
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1863 - 1949 World Events

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In 1863, in the year that Jane Rosamond Jackson was born, on January 1st, President Abraham Lincoln signed the Emancipation Proclamation. The Proclamation made the abolition of slavery in the Confederate states an official war goal. It also immediately freed 50,000 slaves, with the rest freed as Union armies advanced into Confederate states. The Proclamation wasn't a Congressional law - it was an Executive Order.

In 1872, at the age of merely 9 years old, Jane was alive when on December 4th, the empty American ship Mary Celeste was found in the Atlantic Ocean. Still seaworthy, under partial sail, and with one lifeboat missing, what happened on her is still a mystery. Her cargo and provisions were intact and she was used as a cargo vessel for another 12 years but the people onboard were never seen again

In 1906, when she was 43 years old, abolitionist and suffragette leader Susan B. Anthony died, before women's right to vote nationally was realized (in 1920). She, along with Elizabeth Cady Stanton, founded the National American Woman Suffrage Association which later became the League of Women Voters. She died at the age of 86 of heart failure and pneumonia in her home in New York.

In 1917, she was 54 years old when on July 28, between ten and fifteen thousand blacks silently walked down New York City's Fifth Avenue to protest racial discrimination and violence. Lynchings in Waco Texas and hundreds of African-Americans killed in East St. Louis Illinois had sparked the protest. Picket signs said "Mother, do lynchers go to heaven?" "Mr. President, why not make America safe for democracy?" "Thou shalt not kill." "Pray for the Lady Macbeth's of East St. Louis" and "Give us a chance to live."

In 1949, in the year of Jane Rosamond Jackson's passing, on January 25th, the first Emmy Awards (for television) were handed out in Los Angeles. Shirley Dinsdale won for the Most Outstanding Television Personality and Pantomime Quiz Time earned an Emmy for the Most Popular Television Program.

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Lungarrah, Australia
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Lungarrah, Australia
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Ultima, Australia
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Ultima, Australia
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