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Alta May (Thornburg) Jackson (1903)

JACKSON, THORNBURG

Posted By: Treva Patterson (email)
Date: 8/14/2007 at 14:37:12

The Winterset Madisonian
Winterset, Iowa
Thursday, May 14, 1903

Local News - Obituary

Alta Thornburg Jackson, youngest daughter of Mr. and Mrs. William Thornburg, was born in Madison County, December 15, 1879. She was married to Andrew Jackson on January 30, 1898.

To them were born three children, two boys and one girl. She died May 7, 1903. The funeral services were conducted by E. E. Bennett from the Christian Union church, after which the remains were tenderly laid to rest in the old Baptist cemetery northeast of town.
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The Madison County Reporter
Winterset, Iowa
Thursday, May 14, 1903
Page 1

Obituary

Alta Thornburk Jackson, youngest daughter of Mr. and Mrs. William Jackson, was born in Madison county, December 15th, 1870. She was married to Andrew Jackson, January 30th, 1898.

To them were born three children, two boys and one girl. She died May 7th, 1903. The funeral services were conducted from the Christian Union church by Rev. E. E. Bennett, of the Christian church, after which the remains were tenderly laid to rest in the cemetery northeast of town.
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The Madison County Reporter
Winterset, Iowa
Thursday, May 14, 1903
Page 2

Local Tips

Mrs. Andrew Jackson, of Lincoln township, died last Thursday. The funeral occurred Friday and was largely attended by the neighbors and friends.
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Transcriber's note: Transcribed as published, maiden name should be "Thornburg". Middle name taken from gravestone.

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