Biography of Amos Jackson
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AMOS JACKSON, son of William, was born in Chemung, Chemung county, November 12, 1854, and received a common school education. After leaving school and before his marriage, on May 14, 1887, with Miss Anna (Van Fleet) Fairchild, he was employed for two years by the Lehigh Valley railroad. From his marriage until his death, which occurred in Waverly on January 21, 1893, he was a hotel keeper in Barton, Chemung, Elmira and in Waverly. Mr. Jackson had an adopted son. Mrs. Jackson's parents reared nine children, all of whom are living at the present writing (September, 1896). Solomon Doane was born February 3, 1782, and died March 4, 1858. He married Nancy Bennett, who died in 1828. They had nine children, of whom Susan Miranda married Daniel Van Fleet. James Van Fleet, father of Daniel, was born in New Jersey of Holland (Dutch) ancestry. He married Mary Freydenburg, also born in New Jersey. The dates of their births and deaths are unknown.

From:
OUR COUNTY AND ITS PEOPLE
A MEMORIAL HISOTRY OF TIOGA COUNTY
NEW YORK
EDITED BY: LEROY W. KINGMAN
W. A. FERGUSSON & CO. ELMIRA, N. Y., 189?


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