Moses Joshia Jackson

5 November 1863–19 January 1917 (Age 53)
Birkenhead, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Moses Joshia

When Moses Joshia Jackson was born on 5 November 1863, in Birkenhead, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Jackson Jr, was 44 and his mother, Mary Joynson, was 44. He married Mary Dallimore on 2 October 1891, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He immigrated to Utah, United States in 1868. He died on 19 January 1917, in Tooele, Tooele, Utah, United States, at the age of 53, and was buried in Tooele, Tooele, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Moses Joshia Jackson
Mary Dallimore
Marriage: 2 October 1891
John Phillip Jackson
Merle Moses Jackson
Franklin Jackson
Edwin K Jackson
Annie Pearl Jackson

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    2 October 1891Provo, Utah, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
    1865 · The Assassination of a President
    Age 2
    "While attending the play ""Our American Cousin"" in Ford's Theatre, actor John Wilkes Booth climbed up the stairs to the suite that President Abraham Lincoln and his wife resided. Once inside the suite Booth pulled out his pistol and shot The President in the head. In critical condition The President was carried out of the theatre for urgent medical attention. Unfortunately, Lincoln died the following day. Abraham Lincoln was the first American president to be assassinated, and his death caused a period of national mourning both in the North and South."
    1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children
    Age 17
    School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

    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 (36)

    • Moses Jackson in household of Enos Jackson, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Moses Jackson in entry for Merle Moses Jackson and Rosine Johanna Nielsen, "Utah, Weber County Marriages, 1887-1941"
    • Mose Jackson in entry for Frank Jackson, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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