Benjamin Jackson

1787–
Oxford, Maine, United States

The Life of Benjamin

When Benjamin Jackson was born in 1787, in Oxford, Maine, United States, his father, Lemuel Jackson, was 25 and his mother, Susanna Hammond, was 22. He had at least 4 sons and 3 daughters with Keziah Paine. He lived in Woodstock, Oxford, Maine, United States in 1850 and Paris, Cumberland, Massachusetts, United States in 1860.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Jackson
1787–
Keziah Paine
1798–
Caroline C. Jackson
1818–1875
Mahala F. Jackson
1823–
Benjamin F. Jackson
1825–1895
Susan H Jackson
1830–1895
Nelson Jackson
1833–1899
William Jackson
1835–1900
Sergeant Charles P. Jackson
1837–

Spouse and Children

children

(7)

    Caroline C. Jackson

    Female1818–1875Female

    Mahala F. Jackson

    Female1823–Female

    Male1825–1895Male

    Susan H Jackson

    Female1830–1895Female

    Nelson Jackson

    Male1833–1899Male

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1787 · The Making of the U.S. Constitution.

Age 0

The Philadelphia Convention was intended to be the first meeting to establish the first system of government under the Articles of Confederation. From this Convention, the Constitution of the United States was made and then put into place making it one of the major events in all American History.
1793

Age 6

Historical Boundaries: 1793: Cumberland, Massachusetts, United States 1805: Oxford, Massachusetts, United States 1820: Oxford, Maine, United States
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 32

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

English, Scottish, and northern Irish: patronymic from Jack 1. As an American surname this has absorbed other patronymics beginning with J- in various European languages.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Benjamin Jackson, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Benj Jackson in household of Benj F Jackson, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Benjiman Jackson in entry for Nelson Jackson, "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921"

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