Meet Patrick G. Jackson, husband of Ketanji Brown Jackson. In this article we’ll discuss his parents and siblings, him having a twin brother, and his relationship with former Speaker of House Paul Ryan.
Keep scrolling down to learn more about Ketanji Jackson’s husband in this Patrick G. Jackson Bio.
Meet Patrick G. Jackson Ketanji Brown Jackson Husband
Ketanji Brown Jackson met her husband Patrick G. Jackson because of her debating skill. As a star in Miami Palmetto Senior High’s speech and debate team, she landed the opportunity to go to Harvard for a debate competition. Despite the winter she called “unbearable,” she met the love of her life while falling in love with the university.
According to NPR, Patrick was Ketanji’s first “serious boyfriend”. Because her husband was a pre-med and math and Ketanji was a government major so she believed that she and her husband were an “unlikely pair” in many respects. But, somehow they found each other and dated continuously for 6 and a half years through the end of college.
Ketanji then earned her law degree and married her husband Patrick on 12 October 1996. Together, they have two daughters, Talia Aenzi (born on 29 June 2001 in Suffolk County, Boston), and, Leila Abeni (16 June 2004 Washington DC).
In the 2017 speech, she also talked about the parenting style. Ketanji shared she and her husband taught their daughters to put work before play and respect all people. She also talked about the difficulties inherent in balancing work concerns with family starting her legal career with a newborn.
Patrick G. Jackson Family
Patrick G. Jackson was born to his parents Francis Gardner Jackson Jr (born on 24 February 1943). and Pamela Graves Hardee (born on 2 May 1944). His parents tied the knots on 12 January 1963. Patrick has an elder brother named Francis Gardner Jackson III born on 17 September 1967 and a twin brother whose name is William Jackson.
His paternal grandparents were Francis Gardner Jackson (4 December 1914 – 31 December 1970) and Jane Matthews (21 August 1916 – 15 July 1993). Patrick’s great-grandparents were James Tracy Jackson Jr. and Rachel Brooks.
His mother was the daughter of Georgina Hazeltine and William Convington Hardee, an American banker, and lawyer who served as lieutenant Commander United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1946. He had graduated with a Bachelor of Arts, Emory University, 1940; Bachelor of Laws magna cum laude, Harvard University, 1943.
In 2017, during the 35th Edith House Lecture, Ketanji stated that her husband was quintessential “Boston Brahmin” whose family could be traced back to England before the Mayflower. But, his family has been in Massachusetts for centuries, he and his twin-brother are 6th generation Harvard.
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Is Patrick G. Jackson Related To Paul Ryan?
Yes, Patrick G. Jackson is related to former Speaker of the House Paul Ryan by marriage. His twin brother William is the brother-in-law of Paul Ryan. In short, Dana Little Jackson, the sister of Mr. Ryan’s wife Janna Ryan is married to Patrick’s twin brother.
Paul Ryan had said about Ketanji, “Our politics may differ, but my praise for Ketanji’s intellect, for her character, for her integrity, is unequivocal. She is an amazing person.”
Patrick G. Jackson Age
Reportedly born in 1969, Patrick G. Jackson is 53 years old as of Feb 2022.
Patrick G. Jackson Career As A Surgeon
Medstar Health Website has listed the career and education of Patrick G Jackson as Board Certification: American Board of Surgery, Surgery. Fellowship Program: Massachusetts General Hospital (2002), Residency Program: Massachusetts General Hospital (2002), Medical School: Columbia University (1995).
His area of practice is Surgery, Surgical Oncology. He is the Chief of Gastronomical Surgery and Associate Professor of Surgery at Georgetown. He has been actively practicing for more than 20 years.
eMedEvents reported that he has previously spoken on four events “Quality by Design in Pharmaceutical Analysis” in 2014, 12TH ANNUAL GEORGETOWN MEETING ON GASTROINTESTINAL ENDOSCOPY AND PANCREATOBILIARY SURGERY in 2016, 13th ANNUAL GEORGETOWN MEETING ON GASTROINTESTINAL ENDOSCOPY AND PANCREATOBILIARY SURGERY in 2018, and 2020 Update on Pancreaticobiliary Diseases.
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Patrick is currently affiliated with MedStar Georgetown University Hospital.
If you go and search on the internet then you’ll find that all of his patients have left him positive reviews on the internet. One of his former patients wrote on RatedMDs “One word amazing! After research and ALL the positive patient, staff and peer comments I knew my visit would be enriching and straightforward with a clear diagnosis and management treatments.”
Likewise, another wrote, “Dr. Jackson is the most professional doctor I have ever seen. He is also respectful and kind. He listened to all my concerns and answered my questions and explained to me what was wrong with me and how to proceed. Thank you, Dr. Jackson!”.
How Much Is Patrick G. Jackson Net Worth?
Patrick G. Jackson should have a net worth above $10 million.
When Is Patrick G. Jackson’s Birthday?
Patrick G. Jackson celebrates his birthday on 12 February every year.
How Tall Is Patrick G. Jackson?
For his eyes, Patrick Jackson always wears glasses, has dark brown hair, is often clean-shaved, and stands tall over the height of 6 feet.
Is Patrick G. Jackson On Instagram?
No, Patrick doesn’t seem to be on any of the social media platforms.