Joaquin Jackson - Texas Ranger

Joaquin Jackson - Texas Ranger

There are 12 comments on the Fort Stockton Pioneer story from Nov 1, 2007, titled Joaquin Jackson - Texas Ranger. In it, Fort Stockton Pioneer reports that:

When his picture appeared on the cover of Texas Monthly, Joaquin Jackson became the icon of the modern Texas Rangers. via Fort Stockton Pioneer

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Rodrigo

United States

#1 Jan 20, 2008
I got to personally meet Joaquin Jackson when I worked as a Deputy in Zavala County. He is a truly remarkable man and if he could help you in any way he would. Hope I can get a copy of his book.

Since: Feb 08

Muldoon, TX

#2 Feb 3, 2008
Rodrigo wrote:
I got to personally meet Joaquin Jackson when I worked as a Deputy in Zavala County. He is a truly remarkable man and if he could help you in any way he would. Hope I can get a copy of his book.
Anyone remember Texas Ranger Capt. Allee; I used to hear some horror story from the elderly Hispanic community.
Michael E Tollett

Victoria, TX

#3 Mar 14, 2008
I knew Capt allee very well ,I grew up in carrizo springs my dad was Clint Tollett and my stepdad was JI Tumlinson (Jurd) My mother was Genineve Tumlinson I went to scool at carrizo and mrs Allee was my school teacher in the fifth grade I remember Junior allee who also was a texas ranger My uncle was buck bell or walter aron bell t/r I used to shoot Jack rabbits off capt allee's ranch for a nickel a head He bought all the shells too. my Grandpaw on the tumlinson side was Bigpaw Jim Tumlinson had a ranch out on the brundage Hwy I rember Capt Allee well!
OLD RANCHER

United States

#5 Dec 25, 2011
ALLEE was the real deal. It was his breed that brought the respect that a rangers badge demands when it crosses a threshold. jackson got to ride the coat tails and enjoy the stamina of those before him.
I remember

United States

#6 Dec 26, 2011
carrizodude68 wrote:
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Anyone remember Texas Ranger Capt. Allee; I used to hear some horror story from the elderly Hispanic community.
. I remember hearing a story of that guy beating a young mexican american male. It happened in a smalll grocery downtown carrizo springs. That is only one of many. Several of them were bullies with a badge, nothing more. About Jackson, I met him but wasn't not impressed with him.
Annette Zambrano

New York, NY

#8 Jun 26, 2012
His ranch bordered with ours in Carrizo. He was nothing less of a kind person to me and my family. My grandparents (Alberto & Carmen Zambrano) always spoke well of him.
History

San Antonio, TX

#9 Jun 26, 2012
Annette Zambrano wrote:
His ranch bordered with ours in Carrizo. He was nothing less of a kind person to me and my family. My grandparents (Alberto & Carmen Zambrano) always spoke well of him.
He was nice to you because you were a pretty good ass kissers. those are the only mexicans these people liked. as for him being a "real deal", so is the kkk. Nowadays ass kissers are frowned upon. I knew a couple of people who actually pissed on alee's grave. of course he should have been pissed on in real life!
really

United States

#10 Jun 26, 2012
Where is he buried?
Duke

Houston, TX

#11 Jul 17, 2012
Joaquin Jackson was a typical Texas Ranger, a blow-hard claiming someone else's heroics as their own. He was the only Ranger in the history of Texas who was not allowed to keep his commission after he retired. That should tell it all.
clare

San Antonio, TX

#12 Jul 17, 2012
and there u have it Annette8888888
twig

United States

#13 Dec 25, 2012
Duke wrote:
Joaquin Jackson was a typical Texas Ranger, a blow-hard claiming someone else's heroics as their own. He was the only Ranger in the history of Texas who was not allowed to keep his commission after he retired. That should tell it all.
why was he not allowed to keep his commission
twig

United States

#14 Dec 25, 2012
I first met Ranger Jackson when I was 17 or 18yrs old.I respected and admired him then and nothing has changed 45 yrs. later.

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