Edward Jackson

Male 1604 - 1681  (~ 77 years)


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  • Christened 3 Feb 1604  Stepney Whitechaple, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Agency: St. Dunstan's Church 
    Occupation say 1640  [3
    He was a nail maker. 
    Residence 1643  Cambridge Village, now Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Freeman May 1645  Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 4
    Offices Held 1647 to 1676  Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4, 5
    He was the Representative to the Massachusetts General Court from Cambridge. 
    Offices Held 1665  Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    He was elected a Selectman. He served again in that office in 1682. 
    Land 1680  [6
    Edward Jackson gave 20 acres of land to his daughter, Lydia, by the following:

    "This present witnesseth, that I, Edward Jackson, have given to Joseph Fuller, and to my daughter Lidia his wife, Twenty accers of Land, lying and being vppon the South West corner of the farme which I bought of Mr. Broadstreete, and also I have sold some tenne accers more adioyning to the foresayd Twenty as it is layd out and Bounded by David Fiske of Cambridge bounds Surveyor, also I doe by these presents acknowledge that I have receaved the sume of six pounds in money in and his father John Fuller is to pay sixeteene more as followeth, upon the first of March in the yeare 1681, and five pound in the first of March 1682, and the last five pound on the first of March 1683, the which somes beeing so payd as above expressed, I doe by these presents assigne and make over to the above named Joseph Fuller and to his heires forever, to have and to hold without any just mollestation of me my heires Executors and Administrators, or any of vs; in Witness hereof I have set to my hand and seale

    EDWARD JACKSON.
    SEAL.

    John Mason,
    Isaac Bacon


     
    Died 17 Jun 1681  Cambridge Village, now Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 4, 5
    Probate/Proved Abt Jul 1681  Cambridge Village, now Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    His estate was about 1700 acres and a number of slaves. 
    History 1 Sep 1852  Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    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.
    Siblings 3 siblings 
    Person ID I362  | Roy Line
    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

    Family 1 Frances,   b. Abt 1607, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Oct 1648, Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 41 years) 
    Married 2 Dec 1629  London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 7
    Children 
     1. Israel Jackson,   c. 9 Mar 1631, Stepney Whitechaple, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. young, Stepney Whitechaple, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Margaret Jackson,   b. 1 Jan 1633, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    +3. Hannah Jackson,   b. Abt 1631, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1704, Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years)
     4. Rebecca Jackson,   c. 12 Oct 1636, Stepney Whitechaple, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Caleb Jackson,   c. 10 Oct 1638, Stepney Whitechaple, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Joseph Jackson,   c. 13 Oct 1639, Stepney Whitechaple, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Frances Jackson,   d. 5 Oct 1648, Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Jonathan Jackson,   b. England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Aug 1693, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Sabas Jackson,   b. 1643, at sea Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Dec 1690, Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)
    Last Modified 29 Apr 2019 
    Family ID F398  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Elizabeth Newgate,   b. Abt 1617, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Sep 1709, Newton, Rockingham County. New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 92 years) 
    Married 14 Mar 1648/49  Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 5
    • Their marriage date is recorded as 14 (1) 1648/49.
    Last Modified 29 Apr 2019 
    Family ID F399  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsChristened - Agency: St. Dunstan's Church - 3 Feb 1604 - Stepney Whitechaple, London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 2 Dec 1629 - London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1643 - Cambridge Village, now Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsFreeman - May 1645 - Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffices Held - He was the Representative to the Massachusetts General Court from Cambridge. - 1647 to 1676 - Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 14 Mar 1648/49 - Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffices Held - He was elected a Selectman. He served again in that office in 1682. - 1665 - Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 17 Jun 1681 - Cambridge Village, now Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProbate/Proved - His estate was about 1700 acres and a number of slaves. - Abt Jul 1681 - 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. [S158] Wheeler, Joseph and Daniella Wheeler. American Ancestors of the Children of Joseph and Daniella Wheeler , (Alabama: privately printed, 1902).

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

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

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

    6. [S959] Clarke, Samuel C. Records of Some of the Descendants of John Fuller, (Boston: David Clapp and Sons, 1869).

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



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