Jackson Napier

25 September 1867–16 March 1954 (Age 86)
Clay, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Jackson

When Jackson Napier was born on 25 September 1867, in Clay, Kentucky, United States, his father, Ezekiel Napier, was 29 and his mother, Martha Osborne, was 22. He married Martha Couch on 21 July 1891, in Hyden, Leslie, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 9 daughters. He lived in Magisterial District 2 Big Creek, Leslie, Kentucky, United States for about 20 years and Magisterial District 1, Leslie, Kentucky, United States in 1940. He died on 16 March 1954, in Leslie, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 86.

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Family Time Line

Jackson Napier
1867–1954
Martha Couch
1873–1944
Marriage: 21 July 1891
Charity Napier
1892–1981
Ellen Napier
1895–1986
Carr Napier
1897–1910
Charley Napier
1897–
Dora Napier
1900–
Lucy Napier
1902–1983
Dallie Napier
1904–1987
Mary Napier
1906–1989
Clery Napier
1908–1918
Price Napier
1909–1934
Shelby Napier
1910–1988
Nora Napier
1915–1989
Mattie Napier
1917–1982

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
21 July 1891
Hyden, Leslie, Kentucky, United States
children

(13)

    Female1892–1981Female

    Female1895–1986Female

    Male1897–1910Male

    Charley Napier

    Male1897–Male

    Dora Napier

    Female1900–Female

+8 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Ezekiel Napier

    Male1838–1899Male

    Martha Osborne

    Female1845–1907Female

siblings

(8)

    Henry Napier

    Male1862–Male

    Male1867–1954Male

    Female1870–1960Female

    Ballard Napier

    Male1873–1945Male

    Polly Jane Napier

    Female1874–1942Female

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 1

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.
1868 · The Fourteenth Amendment

Age 1

As one of the Reconstruction Amendments, the Fourteenth Amendment addresses the rights and protections that all citizens of the United States have. The amendment also limits actions of state and local officials in all states.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 23

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

1 Scottish: occupational name for a producer or seller of table linen or for a naperer, the servant in charge of the linen in use in a great house, Middle English, Old French nap(p)ier, an agent derivative of Old French nappe ‘table cloth’ (Latin mappa). Compare Napper .2 Shortened form of Polish Napierala or a similar name.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Jackson Napier in household of Ezekiel Napier, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Jackson Nopier, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Jack Napier, "United States Census, 1940"

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