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Julia Jackson Preston (Christian)

Also Known As: "Anna"
Birthdate: (104)
Birthplace: San Diego, California, United States
Death: September 15, 1991 (104)
High Point, North Carolina, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of William Edmund Christian and Julia Laura Christian
Wife of Edmund Randolph Preston
Mother of Thomas Preston; Anna Shaffner (Preston); Cortlandt Creech (Preston) and Julia McAfee (Preston)
Sister of Thomas Jonathan Jackson Christian and William "Willie" Christian

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About Julia Jackson Preston

Died: Julia Preston, Stonewall Jackson Granddaughter, 104

Julia Jackson Christian Preston, a granddaughter of Thomas Jonathan (Stonewall) Jackson, the legendary Confederate general, died Sept. 15, 1991 at the Presbyterian Home in High Point, N.C. She was 104 years old.

Mrs. Preston was born in San Diego on June 5, 1887. Her mother, Julia Thomas Jackson Christian, died when Mrs. Preston was a child and she was reared by her grandmother, Anna Morrison Jackson, General Jackson's second wife and widow.

She is survived by a son, Thomas Preston, of Silver Spring, Md.; three daughters, Mrs. Anna Shaffner of Fleetwood, N.C.; Mrs. Cortlandt Creech of Winston Salem, and Mrs. Julia McAfee of Jacksonville Beach, Fla.; 15 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren.


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Julia Jackson Preston's Timeline

June 5, 1887
San Diego, California, United States
September 15, 1991
Age 104
High Point, North Carolina, United States