David Jackson

8 April 1744–
Newburgh, Fife, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of David

David Jackson was christened on 8 April 1744, in Newburgh, Fife, Scotland, United Kingdom as the son of ? and ?.

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Family Time Line

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Jean Jackson
1740–
John Jackson
1742–
David Jackson
1744–
John Jackson
1751–
Andrew Jackson
1755–
Robert Jackson
1756–

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (3)

1802 · John Playfair publishes summary of James Hutton's theories of geology.

In 1802, John Playfair published the Illustrations of the Huttonian Theory of the Earth. His influence was by James Hutton’s knowledge of the earth’s geology.
1815

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

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)

  • David Jackson, "Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"
  • Legacy NFS Source: David Jackson -
  • Legacy NFS Source: David Jackson -

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