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JACKSON BRANCH. Jackson Branch (Jackson Creek) rises 2½ miles south of Cherokee in southern San Saba County (at 30°57' N, 98°43' W) and runs north for five miles to its mouth on Cherokee Creek (at 31°00' N, 98°41' W). The stream traverses flat to steep terrain with live oak, Ashe juniper, and grasses growing in clayey and sandy loam soils.


The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.

"JACKSON BRANCH," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed October 13, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.