Jackson Brigade, Inc.
Genealogical Association for Descendants of
John JACKSON (1715 - 1801)

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Image of Pringle Tree

The Pringle Brothers at Pringle Tree
Sketched by Robert B. Smith to look like a woodcut -- based on original woodcut by Diss Debar done in mid 1800s.

In 1768, the immigrant, John JACKSON, with his sons, George and Edward, crossed the Alleghany Mountains into the unbroken wilderness of now West Virginia. John made a tomahawk claim for his homestead at the Pringle Tree, near the mouth of Turkey Run, where it empties into the Buckhannon River, near present day city of Buckhannon in Upshur County, West Virginia. His was one of the first three families to settle in this region.

John Jackson's great-grandson was Thomas Jonathan "Stonewall" Jackson, famous Confederate General of the U. S. Civil War.

Image of genealogy treeThe Genealogy of John Jackson and Elizabeth CumminsImage of genealogy tree


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Even though these Jacksons lived in the same area of Lewis County, WV,
they are not related to our John Jackson line. Many researchers have confused them with the John Jackson line.

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