David Henry Jackson

6 January 1901–6 February 1979 (Age 78)
Colorado, United States

The Life Summary of David Henry

When David Henry Jackson was born on 6 January 1901, in Colorado, United States, his father, Charles Neal Jackson, was 28 and his mother, Katherine Ella Gale, was 27. He married Thelma Lamb on 2 May 1931, in Greeley, Weld, Colorado, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Weld, Colorado, United States in 1920. He died on 6 February 1979, in Greeley, Weld, Colorado, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Greeley, Weld, Colorado, United States.

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David Henry Jackson
Thelma Lamb
Marriage: 2 May 1931
Thelma Lucille Jackson

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    2 May 1931Greeley, Weld, Colorado, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1902 · So Much Farm Land
    Age 1
    A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
    1909 · Garden of the Gods Park
    Age 8
    In 1879, railroad tycoon, Charles Elliott Perkins bought 240 acres whrere The Garden of the Gods is located, and planned to use it as a summer home. Perkins died in 1907 before he could establish it as a public park. Perkin's children donated the now 480 acres to the city of Colorado Springs, to become a public park.
    1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack
    Age 22
    Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

    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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    Sources (13)

    • Davis A Jackson in household of C N Jackson, "United States Census, 1920"
    • David H Jackson, "Colorado Statewide Marriage Index, 1853-2006"
    • David Henry Jackson, "Colorado, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1945"

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