Anna Elizabeth Jackson

about 1864–about 1867 (Age 3)
Mahaska, Iowa, United States

The Life of Anna Elizabeth

When Anna Elizabeth Jackson was born about 1864, in Mahaska, Iowa, United States, her father, Henry Newton Jackson, was 33 and her mother, Margaret Canterbury, was 28. She died about 1867, at the age of 3.

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Family Time Line

Henry Newton Jackson
1831–1867
Margaret Canterbury
1836–1905
Alice "Telinda" Jackson
1853–1924
Anna Elizabeth Jackson
1864–1867
Mary Elizabeth Jackson
1855–1884
Cinda Jackson
1857–
John F. Jackson
1858–1922
Alice Jackson
1859–
Lucinda J. Jackson
1860–1897
Mae Jackson
1861–1937
Lydia May Jackson
1862–1910
Mary Elizabeth Jackson
1863–

Parents and Siblings

    Henry Newton Jackson

    Male1831–1867Male

    Margaret Canterbury

    Female1836–1905Female

siblings

(10)

    Alice "Telinda" Jackson

    Female1853–1924Female

    Mary Elizabeth Jackson

    Female1855–1884Female

    Cinda Jackson

    Female1857–Female

    John F. Jackson

    Male1858–1922Male

    Alice Jackson

    Female1859–Female

+5 More Children

World Events (3)

1865

Age 1

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1865 · The Assassination of a President

Age 1

"While attending the play ""Our American Cousin"" in Ford's Theatre, actor John Wilkes Booth climbed up the stairs to the suite that President Abraham Lincoln and his wife resided. Once inside the suite Booth pulled out his pistol and shot The President in the head. In critical condition The President was carried out of the theatre for urgent medical attention. Unfortunately, Lincoln died the following day. Abraham Lincoln was the first American president to be assassinated, and his death caused a period of national mourning both in the North and South."
1867 · The Burtis Opera House

Age 3

The Burtis Opera House opened in Davenport and could easily hold an audience of 1,600. It was a widely used facility and Mark Twain filled the house when he spoke on tour in 1869. It was also used to house Susan B. Anthony when she lectured on the woman's right to vote. The Quad City Symphony Orchestra played its first concert as the new Tri-City Symphony in the Opera House. An arsonist set fire to the building on the evening of April 26, 1921, and the building was severely destroyed. The building was rebuilt but was no longer used as an opera house.

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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