John Jaques

8 October 1782–3 October 1850 (Age 68)
Hinderwell, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of John

When John Jaques was born on 8 October 1782, in Hinderwell, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Jaques, was 20 and his mother, Elisabeth, was 16. He married Jane Bulmer on 16 April 1804, in York, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 3 October 1850, in Salem, Cramahe, Northumberland, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 67, and was buried in Salem, Cramahe, Northumberland, Ontario, Canada.

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John Jaques
Jane Bulmer
Marriage: 16 April 1804
John Jaques
James Jaques
William Jacques
Thomas Jaques
Christopher Jaques
James Jaques
Jane Jaques

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16 April 1804
York, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom


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World Events (7)

1787 · English Convicts Sail to Australia

Age 5

The first fleet of convicts sailed from England to Australia on May 13, 1787. By 1868, over 150,000 felons had been exiled to New South Wales, Van Diemen's Land, and Western Australia.
1789 · The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano

Age 7

Former slave Olaudah Equiano settled in London and published his autobiography titled "The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano." Equiano learned to read and write and converted to Christianity. His autobiography is one of the oldest published works by an African-American writer.
1801 · The Act of Union

Age 19

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.

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 in entry for Thomas Jaques and Ellen Scott Mcleague, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"
  • John Jacques in entry for Thomas Jacques and Harriett Fenwick, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"
  • John Jacques in entry for Thomas Jacques and Harriett Fenwick, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"

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