Jackson Andrew Ainsworth1

M, #632, b. 16 April 1843, d. 9 September 1927
Last Edited=1 Jun 2014
     Jackson Andrew Ainsworth, son of Richard Nathaniel Hainsworth and Mariah Jane Sellers, was born on 16 April 1843 at Alabama. Jackson Andrew Ainsworth was the son of Richard Nathaniel Hainsworth and Mariah Jane Sellers.

Jackson Andrew Ainsworth appeared on the United States census of 1860 in the household of Mariah Jane Sellers at Jasper County, Mississippi.2

Jackson Andrew Ainsworth served on 8 June 1861 at DeSoto County, Mississippi. He served in Company A, 8th Mississipi Infantry, C.S.A., "The Yankee Terrors of Smith County." This company was at the seige of Vicksburg, Mississippi..1,3,4,5

Jackson Andrew Ainsworth married Pernicia Ann Barker, daughter of Jonathan Barker and Elizabeth Turnbow.

The military service record of Jackson Andrew Ainsworth includes the following: His name was recorded as both Jesse Ainsworth and J. A. Ainsworth and was crossed referenced in his records. He was taken prisoner 3 July 1864 near Marietta, Georgia. He was transferred for exchange 26 Feb 1865.

Another researcher, Linda Wisdom, says that Jackson had a cousin Jesse who was also in the same company, so there is some confusion regarding which of the 2 was the prisoner of war. More research is required.5,6

For an extensive listing of the descendents of Jackson Andrew and Pernicia Ann (Barker) Ainsworth, see Our Ainsworth Heritage 1758-1988 by Lucille Dickinson Ainsworth, 1988.1

In 1870, Jackson Andrew Ainsworth appeared on the United States Census, at Smith County, Mississippi, Age of both Jackson Andrew Ainsworth and Pernicia Barker do not correlate with birth dates from other sources. Age of William Jackson Ainsworth correlates exactly with other sources.7

In 1880, Jackson Andrew Ainsworth appeared on the United States Census, at Smith County, Mississippi.8

In 1900, Jackson Andrew Ainsworth appeared on the United States Census, at Smith County, Mississippi.9

On 9 May 1910, Jackson Andrew Ainsworth appeared on the United States Census, at Smith County, Mississippi.10

Jackson Andrew Ainsworth appeared on the United States census of 1920 in the household of John Vince Jefcoat at Laurel, Jones County, Mississippi.11

Jackson Andrew Ainsworth died on 9 September 1927 at SoSo, Jones County, Mississippi, at age 84. and was buried on 10 September 1927 at Union Line Cemetery, Soso, Jones County, Mississippi.1

Children of Jackson Andrew Ainsworth and Pernicia Ann Barker

Citations

  1. [S19] Lucille Dickinson Ainsworth, Our Ainsworth Heritage 1758 - 1988, Lucille Dickinson Ainsworth (Mississippi: Self Published, 1988). Hereinafter cited as Our Ainsworth Heritage.
  2. [S33] 1860 United States Census, population schedule, Jasper County, Mississippi, p. 156, family 1015, a domestic.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  3. [S51] Dunbar Rowland, Military History of Mississippi 1803-1898 (Spartanburg, South Carolina: The Reprint Company, Publishers, 1899), Pages 190 - 196. Regiment History of Company A, 8th Mississippi Infantry, Confederate States of America.. Hereinafter cited as Military History of Mississippi.
  4. [S148] National Park Service Collections, online http://www.civilwar.nps.gov/cwss, Regimental History, 8th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry.. Hereinafter cited as NPS Collections.
  5. [S217] Civil War Military Service Records, National Archives (Washington, D.C.: U.S.Government). Hereinafter cited as Military Service Records.
  6. [S445] Linda Wisdom, "Correspondence with Linda Wisdom Regarding the Ainsworth Family," (author E-Mail address private) at ndwisdom, via e-mail address, to this researcher, 7 June 2010. Hereinafter cited as "Correspondence - Linda Wisdom."
  7. [S34] 1870 United States Census, population schedule, Smith County, Mississippi, Page 397. Listed as a Farmer.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  8. [S35] 1880 United States Census, population schedule, Smith County, Mississippi, p. 295, family 392, District #1.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  9. [S1] 1900 United States Census, population schedule, Smith County, Mississippi, page 13, family 228, farming.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  10. [S2] 1910 United States Census, population schedule, Beat 1, Smith County, Mississippi, Supervisor's District 5, Enumeration District 109, stamped page 238, line 27.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  11. [S3] 1920 United States Census, population schedule, Laurel, Jones County, Mississippi, p. 1706, family 53, farmer.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.