Born: 22 November 1849 in Jackson County, TN
Died: 5 Sep 1899 in Putnam County, TN
Buried: Half Acre Cemetery, Jackson County, TN
Parents:J oseph and Martha (Unknown) Jackson

Married: Mary Ellendar Ortner on 17 October 1869 in Jackson County, TN
Born: 7 December 1851 in Jackson County, TN
Died: 12 January 1934 in Putnam County, TN
Buried: Half Acre Cemetery, Jackson County, TN
Parents: Dale C. and Sarah (Fuqua) Ortner


  1. Samuel L. Jackson
  2. James G. Jackson
  3. Mary N. Jackson
  4. Job J. Jackson
  5. Tennessee R. Jackson
  6. Jodie Eadie Jackson
  7. J. Charles Jackson
  8. S. Belle Jackson
  9. Frank C. Jackson
  10. Doras Jackson
  11. Willie D. Jackson
  12. Rutha Jackson


8th Tennessee Mounted Infantry
Company C


  • Entered the service as a Private and left the service as a Private
  • Born: Jackson County
  • Age: 18
  • Enlisted: 1 Jan 1865 at Carthage
  • Eyes: Blue
  • Hair: Light
  • Complexion: Fair
  • Mustered In: 1 Jan 1865 at Nashville
  • 27 Feb - 30 Apr 1865: Present
  • 30 Jun 1865: Present
  • Mustered Out: 17 Aug 1865 at Nashville



  • 1850 Census: Jackson County, TN, Page 287
  • 1860 Census: Jackson County, TN, Page 59
  • 1870 Census: Jackson County, TN, Page 251
  • 1880 Census: Jackson County, TN, Page 227


The Cookeville Press
1 September 1899
Vol. XIII, No. 36, Page 5

  • Logan Jackson of Bloomington, died last Sunday.

Putnam County Herald
18 January 1934
Vol. XXXII, No. 3, Page 8

  • Last Rites held for Mary Jackson -- Funeral services for Mrs. Mary Ellen Jackson, 82, were conducted at the home at Bloomington Springs Saturday afternoon by the Rev. C. W. Coleman, of Baxter. Services were also held at the grave in Jackson county, where she was buried. Mrs. Jackson died Friday after a long illness. Mrs. Jackson was born and reared in Jackson county and was married to Logan Jackson October 17, 1869. To this union thirteen children were born, 7 boys and 6 girls. One boy, Frank, died aobut 26 years ago, and one died in infancy. Mr. Jackson died 17 years ago and Mrs. Jackson cared for her family during the years following and she was greatly beloved in her neighborhood and in the community in which she lived. Hers was an exceptional character and her passing was a source of sincere regret. She is survived the following children, Miss Ruth Jackson, of this place, Mrs. C. C. Brown of Double Springs, Mrs. Dow Waller and Mrs. W. M. Fields of Baxter, Mrs. Mary Jackson of near Nashville, Will Jackson of this place, Charlie Jackson of Mt. Juliet, Sam Jackson of Oklahoma, Jobe Jackson of New Mexico, and Edd and Garrett Jackson. She was a member of the Church of Christ.


Putnam County, TN
Will Book 6
Page 136-138
Online at FamilySearch

  • Name: Jackson, Logan
    Date the Will was Written:Aug 21, 1899
    Date the Will was Recorded:
    Spouse:Mary E. Jackson


  • Death Certificate: Putnam County, TN (1934) - #1338 - Mary E. Jackson