John Jaques

February 1789–
Markfield, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of John

John Jaques was born in February 1789, in Markfield, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom as the son of John Jacques and Ann Bott. He married Elizabeth Mansfield on 16 August 1814, in Markfield, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom. He lived in Dale Abbey, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom in 1851.

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Family Time Line

John Jaques
1789–
Elizabeth Mansfield
1786–
Marriage: 16 August 1814

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World Events (7)

1801 · The Act of Union
Age 12
The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
1815
Age 26
The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823
Age 34
Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

English: from the Old French personal name Jaques, a vernacular form of Latin Jacobus ( see Jacob ). In English this surname is traditionally pronounced as two syllables, jay-kwez. Compare Jacques .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Jaquith
Jaquish
Jacques
Jaquess
Jacob

Sources (5)

  • John Jaques, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • John Jaques, "England, Leicestershire Parish Registers, 1533-1991"
  • John Jaques, "England, Leicestershire Parish Registers, 1533-1991"

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