Laura (Jackson)

November 23, 1862 - August 30, 1889

Lexington, Virginia

Daughter of Stonewall Jackson, wife of William Edmund Christian.
A dispatch from Charlotte, North Carolina, August 30th, conveys the following sad intelligence:

Mrs. W.E. Christian (nee Julia Jackson), the only child of General "Stonewall" Jackson, died here at six o'clock this morning, after two weeks illness of typhoid fever. Her husband is editor of a weekly paper here called the Charlotte Democrat. The remains will be taken to Lexington, VA, for interment beside those of her father. She leaves two little children.