Leeanna Jackson

Leeanna Jackson
Ms. Jackson’s marker lies pressed into the earth. Weeds and dirt had to be cleared away to see this much.

Born 1892

Died 1917

Daughter of James R. (teamster) and Emily Jackson (laundress). 1900 census finds her living with parents, brother Guy, sister Emma, and grandparents Joseph and Maria DeCossey.

1910: she’s living in her  widowed mother’s home with husband Sam Petway and a baby as-yet unnamed.

Her small stone lies face-up in the weeds.

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