100 - Maude Tarlton Jackson - Good Hope Cemetery - Parvin, TX
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil
N 33° 14.944 W 096° 52.237
14S E 698375 N 3680920
Quick Description: Maude Tarlton Jackson was born in 1898, known in Spain for the literary movement, La Generación de '98.
Location: Texas, United States
Date Posted: 6/14/2013 6:27:26 AM
Waymark Code: WMHA8M
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member woolsox
Views: 8

Long Description:
Maude's headstone is a simple, gray, flat headstone, with flowers bordering the inscription:

Jan. 9, 1889 July 29, 1989

Mrs. B.E. Jackson
"Maude Tarlton"

Wanted to live to 100 she did

Her husband, Brice E. Jackson, is buried next to her.

Significant events in her lifetime include:

1889 - The Coca-Cola Company begins life in Atlanta, Georgia.
1899 - Gold is discovered in Nome, Alaska.
1909 - Leopold Stokowski makes his debut as a conductor, for the Colonne Orchestra in Paris.
1919 - Theodore Roosevelt dies in his sleep at the age of 60.
1929 - Vladimir Zworykin takes out the first patent for color television.
1939 - Amelia Earhart is officially declared dead after her disappearance.
1949 - World heavyweight boxing champion Joe Louis retires.
1959 - The Barbie doll debuts.
1969 - "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid" debuts in the US.
1979 - "Disco Demolition Night" goes awry at Comiskey Park, forcing the Chicago White Sox to forfeit their game against the Detroit Tigers.
1989 - The Tiananmen Square massacre takes place in Beijing.
Location of Headstone: Good Hope Cemetery, Parvin community near Prosper, TX

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