|Theophilus John Jackson Jett
Theophilus John Jackson Jett
Another name for Theophilus was Jack Jett.1
Noted events in his life were:
1. Census in 1870 in Atlanta, Fulton, GA. 2 The 1870 census recorded Jackson Jett, farmer, 37, living with wife Cynthia, 31; son Lucky, 15; James, 12; Elizabeth, 9; Fanny, 7; and Thomas, 1. Everyone was born in Georgia.
2. Census in 1880 in , Johnson, TX, USA. 3 The 1880 census recorded in Precinct 7: Jackson Jelt [sic, indexed wrong due to poor handwriting which is Jett], farmer, 47, living with wife Agatha [as indexed, but handwriting is not very readable], 38; Belle, 18; Fannie, 14; Thomas, 11; Louise, 8; Eliza, 6. Also Luck Jelt, 26, with his son Henry, 2; James Reed, 23; and William West, 23. Everyone was born in Georgia except Fannie and thomas in Alabama. Jackson's parents were born in South Carolina.
Theophilus married Cynthia Ann Reed on 16 Oct 1853 in , , AL. (Cynthia Ann Reed was born about 1839 in , , GA and died on 16 May 1894 in , , TX.)
1 Texas State Registrar Office, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976," database, <i>FamilySearch.org</i> (https://familysearch.org), https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K37K-S91 Mrs. J D Beher, 10 Apr 1926; citing certificate number 15782, State Registrar Office, Austin; FHL microfilm 2,114,141.
2 <i>1870 United States Census</i>, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MC33-W2Q Jackson Jett, Georgia, United States; citing p. 71, family 599.
3 1880 United States Census, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MFNP-JFV Jackson Jelt, Precinct 7, Johnson, Texas, United States; citing enumeration district ED 87, sheet 397A.