Edward Herbert Jamieson I

12 January 1852–December 1909 (Age 57)
Ambāla, Haryāna, India

The Life of Edward Herbert

When Edward Herbert Jamieson I was born on 12 January 1852, in Ambāla, Haryāna, India, his father, Jesse Mitchell Jamieson, was 42 and his mother, Elizabeth Mccleary, was 27. He had at least 2 sons and 6 daughters with Ida Irene Hoag. He lived in Millersburg, Mercer, Illinois, United States in 1860 and Monmouth, Warren, Illinois, United States in 1870. He died in December 1909, in Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Greenwood Memorial Terrace, Spokane City, Spokane, Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edward Herbert Jamieson I
Ida Irene Hoag
Olive Ronan Jamieson
Evelyn Jamieson
Irene Jamieson
Josephine Janette Jamieson
Edward Herbert Jamieson II
Arthur M Jamieson
Evelyn Elizabeth Jamieson
Kathryn Irene Jamieson

Spouse and Children



    Olive Ronan Jamieson


    Evelyn Jamieson


    Irene Jamieson


    Josephine Janette Jamieson


    Edward Herbert Jamieson II


+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Jesse Mitchell Jamieson


    Elizabeth Mccleary




    Augustus Jamieson


    Robert M Jamieson


    Ida Irene Jamieson



World Events (8)

1856 · The Largest Map Company in the World

Age 4

William Rand opened a small printing shop in Chicago. Doing most of the work himself for the first two years he decided to hire some help. Rand Hired Andrew McNally, an Irish Immigrant, to work in his shop. After doing business with the Chicago Tribune, Rand and McNally were hired to run the Tribune's entire printing operation. Years later, Rand and McNally established Rand McNally & Co after purchasing the Tribune's printing business. They focused mainly on printing tickets, complete railroad guides and timetables for the booming railroad industry around the city. What made the company successful was the detailed maps of roadways, along with directions to certain places. Rand McNally was the first major map publisher to embrace a system of numbered highways and erected many of the roadside highway signs that have been adopted by state and federal highway authorities. The company is still making and updating the world maps that are looked at every day.

Age 11

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 16

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: patronymic from James .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Edward H Jameson in household of Jesse Jameson, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Edward Jameson in household of Jessee M Jameson, "United States Census, 1870"
  • E H Jamieson in entry for Jamieson, "Washington Birth Records, 1869-1950"

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