William W Jackson

Male1868–26 May 1950

Brief Life History of William W

When William W Jackson was born in 1868, his father, William Thomas Jackson, was 34 and his mother, Nancy Louisa "Lulie" Whaley, was 30. He married Agnes Maria Kellett on 14 May 1907, in Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States. He lived in King, Washington, United States for about 1 years and Mercer Island, Adams, Mississippi, United States in 1950. He died on 26 May 1950, in Seattle, King, Washington, United States, at the age of 82.

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William W Jackson
1868–1950
Agnes Maria Kellett
1870–1954
Marriage: 14 May 1907

Sources (11)

  • William W Jackson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • William W Jackson, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"
  • William Jackson, "Washington Death Certificates, 1907-1960"

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  • Marriage
    14 May 1907Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States
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    Siblings (4)

    World Events (8)

    1868 · Impeach the President!

    Age 0

    Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

    1877 · Mississippi State Board of Health is Created

    Age 9

    In 1877, the Mississippi State Board of Health was established to protect and advance health throughout the state. There are several different categories that fall under their watch such as disease, environment, injury, standard care, shots, keep records, and more.

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

    Age 22

    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

    Name Meaning

    English, Scottish, and northern Irish: patronymic from Jack . In North America, this surname has absorbed other patronymics beginning with J- in various European languages, in particular those derived from equivalents or short forms and other derivatives of the personal name Jacob , e.g. Norwegian Jacobsen or Jakobsen and, in some cases, Slovenian Jakše (from a derivative of the personal name Jakob ). This surname is also very common among African Americans (see also 2 below).

    African American: from the personal name Jackson (or Andrew Jackson), adopted in honor of Andrew Jackson, the 7th president of the US; or adoption of the surname in 1 above, in many cases probably for the same reason.

    History: This extremely common British name was brought over by numerous different bearers in the 17th and 18th centuries. One forebear was the father and namesake of the seventh US president, Andrew Jackson, who migrated to SC from Carrickfergus in the north of Ireland in 1765. The Confederate General Thomas ‘Stonewall’ Jackson came from VA, where his great-grandfather John, likewise of Scotch–Irish stock, had settled after emigrating to America in 1748.

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

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