John Jaques

February 1789–
Markfield, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of John

John Jaques was born in February 1789, in Markfield, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom as the son of John Jacques and Ann Bolt. 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

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
16 August 1814
Markfield, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom

Parents and Siblings

    John Jacques

    MaleMale

    Ann Bolt

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(7)

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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.

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Sources (3)

  • 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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