Deacon John Jackson

Male 1603 - 1674  (~ 71 years)


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  • Christened 6 Jan 1602/03  Stepney Whitechaple, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Agency: St. Dunstan's Church 
    Married 1628  England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    (1) Abigail ______.

    Issue:
    1. John Jackson (1633-1675) 
    Married Abt 1634  England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4, 5
    (2) Margaret ______. She was born about 1624 in England. She and Deacon John lived in 1639 in Cambridge, now Newton, Massachusetts. She died on Friday 18 August 1684 or 25 August 1684 in Cambridge, now Newton, Massachusetts. She left an estate valued at £1330.

    Issue:
    1. Theodosia Jackson
    2. Mary Jackson
    3. Grace Jackson
    4. Caleb Jackson (1645-1645)
    5. Hannah Jackson (1646-1737)
    6. Anne Jackson (1647-____)
    7. Abigail Jackson (1647-____)
    8. Margaret Jackson (1649-1727)
    9. Edward Jackson (1651-1676)
    10. Abraham Jackson (1655-1740)
    11. Deliverance Jackson (1657-____)
    12. Joshua Jackson (1659-____)
    13. Isabel Jackson (1661-1661)
    14. Sarah Jackson (1662-____) 
    Immigration Jul 1635  [1, 4, 5
    He came to New England with his wife, Margaret on board the Blessing
    Residence 1639  Cambridge Village, now Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5
    He was the first permanent settler. 
    Occupation say 1640 
    John was a fisherman. 
    Died 30 Jan 1674  Cambridge Village, now Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4, 5, 6
    History 1 Sep 1852  Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    A monument was dedicated to the early settlers of Newton with the following words inscribed: "Dea. John Jackson gave one acre of land for this burial place and the first church which was erected upon this spot 1660. Edward Jackson gave 20 acres for the parsonage, 1660, and 3 acres for the ministerial woodlot, 1681.
    Complier's Note 1900  [7
    According to Pope (1900) he was 40 and she was 36 when the crossed on board the 'Blessing' in 1635. This puts his birth about 1595 and hers about 1599. 
    Siblings 3 siblings 
    Person ID I18966 
    Last Modified 29 Apr 2019 

    Father Christopher Jackson,   b. Abt 1560, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Dec 1633, Stepney, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years) 
    Mother Susan Johnson,   c. 8 Mar 1579, Stepney Whitechaple, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1633, Stepney, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 53 years) 
    Married 20 Oct 1602  London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F396  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsChristened - Agency: St. Dunstan's Church - 6 Jan 1602/03 - Stepney Whitechaple, London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - (1) Abigail ______. Issue: 1. John Jackson (1633-1675) - 1628 - England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - (2) Margaret ______. She was born about 1624 in England. She and Deacon John lived in 1639 in Cambridge, now Newton, Massachusetts. She died on Friday 18 August 1684 or 25 August 1684 in Cambridge, now Newton, Massachusetts. She left an estate valued at £1330. Issue: 1. Theodosia Jackson 2. Mary Jackson 3. Grace Jackson 4. Caleb Jackson (1645-1645) 5. Hannah Jackson (1646-1737) 6. Anne Jackson (1647-____) 7. Abigail Jackson (1647-____) 8. Margaret Jackson (1649-1727) 9. Edward Jackson (1651-1676) 10. Abraham Jackson (1655-1740) 11. Deliverance Jackson (1657-____) 12. Joshua Jackson (1659-____) 13. Isabel Jackson (1661-1661) 14. Sarah Jackson (1662-____) - Abt 1634 - England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - He was the first permanent settler. - 1639 - Cambridge Village, now Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 30 Jan 1674 - Cambridge Village, now Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsHistory - A monument was dedicated to the early settlers of Newton with the following words inscribed: "Dea. John Jackson gave one acre of land for this burial place and the first church which was erected upon this spot 1660. Edward Jackson gave 20 acres for the parsonage, 1660, and 3 acres for the ministerial woodlot, 1681." - 1 Sep 1852 - Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S86] Gozzaldi, Mary Isabella. History of Cambridge, Massachusetts 1630-1877 with a Genealogical Register - Supplement and Index Reprint of 1930 edition, (Bowie, Maryland: Heritage Books, 1986).

    2. [S1586] Boudreau, Marcel. Family Group Sheets of Marcel Boudreau, (Oram, Utah: Acadian Genealogies 14th to 19th Centuries CD-ROM, 1994).

    3. [S67] Ancestral File, (The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints).

    4. [S88] Paige, Lucius R. History of Cambridge, Massachusetts 1630-1877 with a Genealogical Register , (Boston: H. O. Houghton and Company, 1877).

    5. [S954] Greenwood, Frederick. Greenwood Genealogies, 1154-1914 , (New York: The Lyons Genealogical Company, 1914).

    6. [S77] Thayer, Ephraim and Sarah. Family Memorial Genealogy of Fourteen Families of Early Settlers of New England , (Hingham, Massachusetts: J. Farmer, 1835).

    7. [S72] Pope, Charles Henry. The Pioneers of Massachusetts , (Boston: Charles H. Pope, 1900).



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