Looking for information about Thomas Jackson, born either 1840-41 or 1846-47 in or around Washington, D.C. Stated both parents born in Ireland. May have resided in Tennessee and/or Texas before 1875. In 1875, Thomas married Mary Corr in St. Paul, MN. Thomas was a blacksmith - horse-shoer, well known in Minneapolis-St.-St. Paul. There were 8 sons, 7 living to adulthood. William 1876, Walter 1878, John 1883, James 1886, Dennis 1889, Edward 1891 & Roy 1894. Thomas died January 1898. Is buried in Calvary Cemetery, St Paul, MN.
James moved to Baker, OR. Dennis to Chicago & then to Los Angeles (San Pedro), CA. The remaining sons lived in the Twin Cities.