Abigail Mindwell Jackson

26 July 1808–2 January 1882 (Age 73)
Romulus, Seneca, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Abigail Mindwell

When Abigail Mindwell Jackson was born on 26 July 1808, in Romulus, Seneca, New York, United States, her father, James Jackson, was 33 and her mother, Deborah Hendricks, was 45. She married Erastus Lamb in 1827, in Romulus, Seneca, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States in 1839. She died on 2 January 1882, in Lehi, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Lehi City Cemetery, Lehi, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Erastus Lamb
Abigail Mindwell Jackson
Marriage: 1827
Harriet Laura Lamb
Suel Lamb
James Jackson Lamb
Polly Emaline Lamb

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1827Romulus, Seneca, New York, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 4
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
    Age 19
    Historical Boundaries: 1827: Hancock, Illinois, United States
    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 22
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

    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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    Abigail Mindwell Jackson Lamb

    ABIGAIL MINDWELL JACKSON LAMB 26 July 1808 -1882 Abigail Mindwell Jackson was born 26 July 1808 in Romulus, Seneca, New York to James Jackson and Deborah Hendricks. Abigail’s paternal and mate …

    Sources (25)

    • Abigail Lamp in household of Jas Lamp, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Abigail Jackson in entry for Sueal Lamb, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"
    • Abigal Lamb in household of Robert Hopkins, "United States Census, 1870"

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