Mary Joynson

30 August 1819–21 December 1906 (Age 87)
Great Barrow, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Mary

When Mary Joynson was born on 30 August 1819, in Great Barrow, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Thomas Johnson, was 35 and her mother, Mary Clays, was 30. She married John Jackson Jr on 8 May 1838, in Blacon, Chester, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 10 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Holy Trinity Churchyard, Mossley by Congleton, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom in 1839 and Birkenhead, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom in 1861. She died on 21 December 1906, in Lehi, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Lehi, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Jackson Jr
Mary Joynson
Marriage: 8 May 1838
Henry Jackson
John Jackson
Thomas Jackson
Enos Jackson
Alma Jackson
Hyrum Samuel Jackson
Joseph Smith Jackson
Mary Rebecca Jackson
Rachel Jackson
Daniel Ezra Jackson
Harriet Jackson
Sarah Jackson
Ephraim Jeptha Jackson
Moses Joshia Jackson

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 May 1838Blacon, Chester, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 4
    Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
    1827 · Slavery Becomes Illegal in New York State
    Age 8
    During the years 1799 to 1827, New York went through a period of gradual emancipation. A Gradual Emancipation Law was passed in 1799 which freed slave children born after July 4, 1799. However, they were indentured until 25 years old for women and 28 years old for men. A law passed 1817 which freed slaves born before 1799, yet delayed their emancipation for ten years. All remaining slaves were freed in New York State on July 4, 1827.
    Age 24
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

    Name Meaning

    English: relationship name, variant of Johnson , from the personal name Jeyn ( see Jane ).

    Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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    Story Highlight

    Biography of Mary Joinson Jackson - Page 1 of 2

    History of Mary Joinson Jackson, written by her granddaughter, Harriet R. Bahr Holdsworth, who is the daughter of Hattiet Jackson Bahr Smith. Harriet Jackson Bahr Smith was the eleventh child of Mary …

    Sources (31)

    • Mary Jackson in household of John Jackson, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
    • Mary Johanson in entry for Richard Lorenzo Smith and Harriet Brooks, "Utah, County Marriages, 1928" (2nd copy)
    • Mary Jackson in entry for Enos Jackson, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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