Jack Daniel, or Mr. Jack, is said to be born in September 1846, because his exact date of birth was never revealed due to a major fire in his home town. Groot Jack Daniels 3d full print hoodie As a result, the records were completely destroyed. His tomb, for example, records the date of birth as 1850 a controversial fact, claiming that his mother died in 1847.
Jack started working with his father at age 7. When he decided to stop drinking alcohol, because it was not good for a pastor to spread the faith sometimes with a suspicious breath, he gave his son to distill as a gift. Three years later, at the age of 16, Jack was a master of distillation.