Andrew Jackson Blackett

19 September 1864–5 December 1942 (Age 78)
Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States

The Life of Andrew Jackson

When Andrew Jackson Blackett was born on 19 September 1864, in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States, his father, George Blackett, was 34 and his mother, Hannah Smithson, was 29. He married Sarah Jane Worthington on 27 December 1888, in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Juab, Utah, United States in 1935 and Nephi Election Precinct, Juab, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 5 December 1942, in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Vine Bluff Cemetery, Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Andrew Jackson Blackett
Sarah Jane Worthington
Marriage: 27 December 1888
Luella Blackett
Andrew Raymond Blackett
Susan Alberta Blackett
Thomas Herman Blackett
Gladys Blackett
Charles Kenneth Blackett
Pearl Blackett

Spouse and Children

27 December 1888
Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 1

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1865 · The Assassination of a President

Age 1

"While attending the play ""Our American Cousin"" in Ford's Theatre, actor John Wilkes Booth climbed up the stairs to the suite that President Abraham Lincoln and his wife resided. Once inside the suite Booth pulled out his pistol and shot The President in the head. In critical condition The President was carried out of the theatre for urgent medical attention. Unfortunately, Lincoln died the following day. Abraham Lincoln was the first American president to be assassinated, and his death caused a period of national mourning both in the North and South."

Age 22

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

English:1. from a diminutive of Black . 2. nickname for a person with dark hair, or a topographic name for someone who lived by a dark headland, from Middle English blak(e) ‘black’ + heved ‘head’.

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

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Story Highlight

Andrew Jackson Blackett

All I can remember about grandfather Blackett was him telling stories on the old bed under the tree alongside the house after dinner.

Sources (3)

  • Andrew Blackett, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Andrew Blackett in household of A Raymond Blackett, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Andrew Blackett, "United States Census, 1910"

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