John Jaques

MaleFebruary 1789–

Brief Life History of John

When John Jaques was born in February 1789, in Markfield, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Jaques, was 64 and his mother, Ann Bott, was 40. 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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John Jaques
Elizabeth Mansfield
Marriage: 16 August 1814

Sources (5)

  • John Jaques, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • John Jaques, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • John Jaques, "England Marriages, 1538–1973"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    16 August 1814Markfield, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom
  • Parents and Siblings

    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.


    Age 26

    The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.


    Age 34

    Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Jacques 2 and 3.

    French: variant of Jacques 1 and, in North America, possibly also an altered form of this. Compare Jaquith .

    History: This surname (see 2 above) is listed along with the variant Jacques and its altered form Jack in the (US) National Huguenot Society's register of qualified Huguenot ancestors.

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

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