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Jackson Genealogy and Jackson Family History Information

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  • (Humphrey) Thompson Jackson, Esquire (deceased)
    (Per Wm McCully Sep 29, 1821) "Thompson Jackson Esq. of Dublin, unmarrried, who now inherits the estate in Ballyregan aforesaid, whihc may be worth three hundred pounds a year" It is believed he died...
  • Abigail Jackson (1698 - d.)
    Descendants of Capt. John Seaman of Hempstead, Long Island, NY according to Mary Thomas Seaman: 1928 68. Abigail3 Seaman (Thomas2, John1) died Aft. April 22, 1728 (Source: Heritage Books Inc., New Yo...
  • Abigail Jackson (1777 - 1813)
    Updated from FamilySearch Family Tree via mother Abigail Kingsbury (born Sawin) by SmartCopy : Aug 4 2015, 12:19:41 UTC

About the Jackson surname

This patronymic surname means "son of Jack." The given name Jack may be a diminutive of John or James, or a derivation of the Old French given name Jacque, the French form of Jacob.The Jackson surname is one of the most numerous in the United States (within the top twenty) with most of the original immigrants coming from the United Kingdom England, Republic of Ireland, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales, and Shetland (for the most part): patronymic from JACK.