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Hugh Jackson

Birthdate: (16)
Birthplace: Carrickfergus, Northern Ireland, Ireland
Death: June 20, 1779 (16)
Battle of Stono Ferry
Place of Burial: Lancaster, South Carolina
Immediate Family:

Son of Andrew Jackson, I and Elizabeth "Betty" Hutchinson
Brother of Robert Jackson and Andrew Jackson, 7th President of the USA

Occupation: DIED AT BATTLE OF STONE FERRY, SC, Died in Battle of Stono Ferry, SC during American Revolution
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About Hugh Jackson

During the American Revolutionary War, Jackson, at age thirteen, joined a local militia as a courier. His eldest brother, Hugh, died from heat exhaustion during the Battle of Stone Ferry, on June 20, 1779.

Hugh Jackson died in a British prison camp durning the Revolution.

Note: Hugh Jackson is not buried here... this is a memorial stone honoring him.

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Hugh Jackson's Timeline

Carrickfergus, Northern Ireland, Ireland
June 20, 1779
Age 16
Battle of Stono Ferry
Lancaster, South Carolina