John Jackson

6 March 1763–
Kirkbymoorside, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of John

When John Jackson was born on 6 March 1763, in Kirkbymoorside, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Jackson, was 25 and his mother, Elizabeth Moon, was 32. He married Jane Sturdy on 21 December 1792. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters.

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John Jackson
Jane Sturdy
Marriage: 21 December 1792
John Jackson
Betty Jackson
Thomas Jackson
Robert Jackson
William Jackson
Esther Jackson

Spouse and Children

21 December 1792
Kirkby Moorside,York,England


+1 More Child

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World Events (6)


Age 52

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1821 · New Ouse Bridge Completed

Age 58

The original Ouse Bridge collapsed in 1154 under the weight of a crowd that was on it. In 1367, after the bridge had been replaced with stone and became the site of the first public toilets. In 1564-1565 the bridge was finally done being repaired. In 1810 and 1818 the bridge was dismantled to make way for a new Ouse Bridge design and completed in 1821.

Age 67

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

English, Scottish, and northern Irish: patronymic from Jack 1. As an American surname this has absorbed other patronymics beginning with J- in various European languages.

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

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Sources (3)

  • John Jackson, "England Marriages, 1538–1973"
  • John Jackson in entry for Esther Jackson, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • John Jackson in entry for William Jackson, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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