Jane Mackett

Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Jane

When Jane Mackett was born in 1754, in Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Robert Mackett, was 27 and her mother, Jane Stark, was 29.

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Robert Mackett
Jane Stark
Jane Mackett
William Mackett
James Mackett

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World Events (3)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 47

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 61

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

Age 69

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish: variant of Halkett, which is probably a habitational name from the lands of Halkhead in Renfrewshire, named with Middle English hauk, halk ‘hawk’ + wude ‘wood’.2 English (mainly central England): from a pet form of the medieval personal name Hack, Hake ( see Hake ).3 English: from Middle English haket, a kind of fish, hence perhaps a nickname for someone supposed to resemble such a fish, or a metonymic occupational name for a fisherman or fish seller.

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

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