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CS Christian, Julia Laura Jackson, Daughter of Thos. Jackson

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Julia Laura Jackson Christian
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Born: November 23, 1862

Birthplace: Charlotte, North Carolina

Father: Lt. General Thomas Jonathan “Stonewall” Jackson 1824-1863
(Buried: Stonewall Jackson Memorial Cemetery, Lexington, Virginia)​

Mother: Mary Anna Morrison 1831 – 1915
(Buried: Stonewall Jackson Memorial Cemetery, Lexington, Virginia)​

Husband: William Edmund Christian 1856 – 1936
(Buried: Stonewall Jackson Memorial Cemetery, Lexington, Virginia)​

Married: June 2, 1885 in Richmond, Virginia

Children:

Julia Jackson Christian Preston 1887 – 1991​
(Stonewall Jackson Memorial Cemetery, Lexington, Virginia)​
Brig. General Thomas Jonathan Jackson “Jack” Christian 1888 – 1952​
(Stonewall Jackson Memorial Cemetery, Lexington, Virginia)​
Jackson 1.jpg

Life Events:

1863: Present when her father Thomas Jonathan "Stonewall" Jackson died at Guinea, Virginia​
1885 – 1889: Wife of William Edmund Christian​

Died: August 30, 1889

Place of Death: Charlotte, North Carolina

Cause of Death: Typhoid Fever

Age at time of Death:
26 years old

Burial Place: Stonewall Jackson Memorial Cemetery, Lexington, Virginia

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Julia Laura Jackson Christian
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Born: November 23, 1862

Birthplace: Charlotte, North Carolina

Father: Lt. General Thomas Jonathan “Stonewall” Jackson 1824-1863
(Buried: Stonewall Jackson Memorial Cemetery, Lexington, Virginia)​

Mother: Mary Anna Morrison 1831 – 1915
(Buried: Stonewall Jackson Memorial Cemetery, Lexington, Virginia)​

Husband: William Edmund Christian 1856 – 1936
(Buried: Stonewall Jackson Memorial Cemetery, Lexington, Virginia)​

Married: June 2, 1885 in Richmond, Virginia

Children:

Julia Jackson Christian Preston 1887 – 1991​
(Stonewall Jackson Memorial Cemetery, Lexington, Virginia)​
Brig. General Thomas Jonathan Jackson “Jack” Christian 1888 – 1952​
(Stonewall Jackson Memorial Cemetery, Lexington, Virginia)​
View attachment 329053
Life Events:

1863: Present when her father Thomas Jonathan "Stonewall" Jackson died at Guinea, Virginia​
1885 – 1889: Wife of William Edmund Christian​

Died: August 30, 1889

Place of Death: Charlotte, North Carolina

Cause of Death: Typhoid Fever

Age at time of Death:
26 years old

Burial Place: Stonewall Jackson Memorial Cemetery, Lexington, Virginia

Very interesting, I had never seen these photos before. Are those Confederate insignia on her dress?
 
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