William Jackson

about 1776–
Sumter, Sumter, South Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of William

William Jackson was born about 1776, in Sumter, Sumter, South Carolina, United States. He married Mary Manning about 1799, in Sumter, Sumter, South Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters.

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Family Time Line

William Jackson
1776–
Mary Manning
1779–
Marriage: about 1799
Robert Jackson
1800–
Levi Jackson
1801–
Malcolm Jackson
1803–
Owen Jackson
1805–
John Jackson
1806–
Lucinda Jackson
1808–
Mary Jackson
1810–

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Children

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World Events (8)

1776
Age 0
Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776 · Battle of Sullivan's Island
Age 0
On June 28, 1776, the Battle of Sullivan's Island takes place on Sullivan's Island, South Carolina. Since it is so close to Charelston, the battle is sometimes referred to as the First Siege of Charleston. This is the first time that the Americans had a victory against a land and sea attack by the British.
1808
Age 32
Atlantic slave trade abolished.

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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Jack

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