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Jacob Beeson Jackson


Apr 16, 1829

Jacob Beeson Jackson was born in Parkersburg

1852

Jacob Jackson was admitted to the bar

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1861

John Jay Jackson Jr. was appointed federal judge by President Lincoln

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1864

Jacob Jackson returned to Parkersburg

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1870

Jacob Jackson became Wood County's prosecuting attorney

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1873

Legislature exempted certain businesses from taxes because of the economic panic

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1879

Jacob Jackson was elected mayor of Parkersburg

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Nov 02, 1880

Jacob Jackson was elected governor and moved to Wheeling

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1882

Jacob Jackson called the legislature into special session to re-codify the state's laws

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Mar 03, 1885

Jacob Jackson left governorship

Dec 11, 1893

Jacob Beeson Jackson died in Parkersburg


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