Jackson

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biographical name Jack·son \ ˈjak-sən \

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Andrew 1767–1845 American general; 7th president of the U.S. (1829–37)

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Helen (Maria) Hunt 1830–1885 née Fiske American novelist

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Jesse (Louis) 1941–     American clergyman and political activist

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Mahalia 1911–1972 American gospel singer

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Michael (Joseph) 1958–2009 American pop singer, songwriter, and dancer

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Robert H(ough*wout) play \ˈhau̇-ət\ 1892–1954 American jurist

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Thomas Jonathan 1824–1863 Stone*wall play \ˈstōn-ˌwȯl\ Jackson American Confederate general

Jackson

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geographical name Jack·son \ ˈjak-sən \

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1 city in southern Michigan population 33,534
Note: The Republican Party was founded in Jackson in July 1854.
2 city in Mississippi on the Pearl River population 173,514
Note: Jackson is the capital of Mississippi.
3 city in western Tennessee population 65,211

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