Rachel Jackson

10 January 1853–February 1861 (Age 8)
Great Barrow, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Rachel

When Rachel Jackson was born on 10 January 1853, in Great Barrow, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Jackson Jr, was 33 and her mother, Mary Joynson, was 33. She died in February 1861, in Cheshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 8, and was buried in Birkenhead, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

John Jackson Jr
1819–1870
Mary Joynson
1819–1906
Henry Jackson
1839–1900
John Jackson
1841–1891
Thomas Jackson
1843–1844
Enos Jackson
1845–1914
Alma Jackson
1846–1847
Hyrum Samuel Jackson
1849–1917
Joseph Smith Jackson
1849–1919
Mary Rebecca Jackson
1850–1933
Rachel Jackson
1853–1861
Daniel Ezra Jackson
1854–1903
Harriet Jackson
1856–1948
Sarah Jackson
1858–1882
Ephraim Jeptha Jackson
1862–1931
Moses Joshia Jackson
1863–1917

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World Events (1)

1854 · The Crimean War
Age 1
The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.

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.

Possible Related Names

Jack

Sources (3)

  • Rachel Jackson, "England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Rachel Jackson - Church record: death: 19 September 1861; Birkenhead, Cheshire, England
  • Rachel Jackson, "England, Cheshire Parish Registers, 1538-2000"

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