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Savannah in Chatham County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Gen. James Jackson Home Site

 
 
Gen. James Jackson Home Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2008
1. Gen. James Jackson Home Marker
Inscription.  
Site of the Home
Presented By The State Of Georgia
— To —
Major General James Jackson
Born 1757 - Died 1806
Revolutionary Hero, Statesman,
And Governor Of Georgia
Placed By
The Savannah Chapter Of The
Daughters Of The American Revolution
1949

 
Erected 1949 by D.A.R., Savannah Chapter.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & PoliticsPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution series list.
 
Location. 32° 4.661′ N, 81° 5.441′ W. Marker is in Savannah, Georgia, in Chatham County. Marker is on Abercorn St. near E. State St. when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Savannah GA 31401, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Beverly M. Whitehead Human Resources Building (a few steps from this marker); Moravian Colonists In Savannah (within shouting distance of this
Gen. James Jackson home site as seen today image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, December 9, 2008
2. Gen. James Jackson home site as seen today
marker); Printing Office of James Johnson (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Wright Square (about 400 feet away); Owens-Thomas House (about 400 feet away); The Georgia Civil Rights Trail: The Savannah Protest Movement (about 400 feet away); Richardson-Owens-Thomas House (about 400 feet away); a different marker also named Owens-Thomas House (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Savannah.
 
Also see . . .  Famous Americans, James Jackson. He was active in repelling the British from Savannah in March, 1776, and commanded a company until the Florida expedition of General Howe... (Submitted on January 6, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.) 
 
Gen. James Jackson Home Marker, seen lower center image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, December 9, 2008
3. Gen. James Jackson Home Marker, seen lower center
Today's structure houses a law firm.
Gen. James Jackson image. Click for full size.
By Famous Americans (Appletons Encyclopedia)
4. Gen. James Jackson
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 3, 2020. It was originally submitted on January 6, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,285 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 6, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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Jul. 9, 2020