Henry Jacques

1858–
Nova Scotia, Canada

The Life Summary of Henry

When Henry Jacques was born in 1858, in Nova Scotia, Canada, his father, Amos Bill Jacques, was 24 and his mother, Olivia VanBuskirk, was 24.

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Family Time Line

Amos Bill Jacques
1834–1871
Olivia VanBuskirk
1834–1900
Henry Jacques
1858–
William Jacques
1861–
Van Jacques
1869–1872

Parents and Siblings

Siblings

(3)

World Events (3)

1869
Age 11
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1871
Age 13
British Columbia joins the confederation.
1909 · First Canadian Flight
Age 51
The Silver Dart was the first recorded flight in Canada. It took off from Baddeck, Nova Scotia, on February 23, 1909, and was piloted by John Alexander Douglas McCurdy.

Name Meaning

French and English: from the Old French personal name Jacques, the usual French form of Latin Jacobus ( see Jacob ). The English surname is either a late introduction from France or a Frenchification of Jakes . In English this surname is traditionally pronounced as two syllables, jay-kwez.

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

Possible Related Names

Jacob
Jakes
Cott
Giauque
Jacquart
Jacque
Jake
Jaques
Jax
Jean-Jacques
St. James

Sources (1)

  • Henry Jacques in household of Olevia Jacques, "Canada Census, 1881"

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