Edwin Alanson Jackson

8 September 1909–4 October 1969 (Age 60)
Somerville, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Edwin Alanson

When Edwin Alanson Jackson was born on 8 September 1909, in Somerville, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Edwin Alanson Jackson, was 38 and his mother, Amanda B Smith, was 42. He died on 4 October 1969, at the age of 60.

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Edwin Alanson Jackson
Amanda B Smith
Clifford Edwin Jackson
Merle T Jackson
Merle Taylor Jackson
Charles Kenneth Jackson
Edwin Alanson Jackson

Parents and Siblings

    Edwin Alanson Jackson


    Amanda B Smith




    Clifford Edwin Jackson


    Merle T Jackson


    Merle Taylor Jackson


    Charles Kenneth Jackson



World Events (8)

1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 1

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.
1910 · The Mann Act

Age 1

This Act makes engaging in transport of any woman for any immoral purpose, prostitution, illegal. Its primary intent was to address prostitution, immorality, and human trafficking, particularly where trafficking was for the purposes of prostitution.

Age 18

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

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)

  • Edwin A Jacklin Jr. in household of Elwin A Jackson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Edwin Alanson Jackson, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Edwin Alanson Jr. Jackson, "Massachusetts Births, 1841-1915"

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