Mary Loxham

3 April 1794–18 October 1856 (Age 62)
Penwortham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Mary

When Mary Loxham was born on 3 April 1794, in Penwortham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Loxham, was 19 and her mother, Ellen Rigby, was 17. She married Charles Jackson on 6 October 1818, in Penwortham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Preston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1841 and Goosnargh, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1851. She died on 18 October 1856, in Wyoming, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Wyoming, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Jackson
Mary Loxham
Marriage: 6 October 1818
Ellen Jackson
Alice Jackson
Ann Jackson
Charles Jackson
Phoebe Jackson
Fanny Jackson
Aaron Jackson
William Jackson

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    6 October 1818Penwortham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
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    World Events (8)

    1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.
    Age 6
    While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
    1801 · The Act of Union
    Age 7
    The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
    Age 18
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

    Name Meaning

    English: locative name from a lost place called Loxum, unidentified but probably in Lancs (perhaps near Leyland or Penwortham).

    Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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    John Carter by Elva Smith

    John Carter John Carter was born in Preston, Lancaster, England on the 26th of January 1846. It was here at Preston that John heard the gospel and was baptized at the James Craig Conference on the …

    Sources (21)

    • Mary Jackson in household of Charles Jackson, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
    • Mary Jackson in entry for Ellen Jackson Carter Seeley, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"
    • Mary Jackson in household of Charles Jackson, "England and Wales Census, 1841"

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