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Jackson, JudgeRef 141-144
[1???-1???]
A ruthless judge who presided at Halifax
Moot Hall. He had a pet weasel.

The court was popularly known as Jackson's Court for him

Jackson, MrRef 141-109
[18??-18??]

He married Sarah [1818-1858].


Sarah was born in Malton, Yorkshire.

She was a sempstress [1851]

 

Children:

  1. William [b 1847]
  2. Henry [1850-1854] who was buried with his mother

The family lived at 15 Back Street, Halifax [1851].

Sarah was a widow by 1851.

She died 12th January 1858 (aged 40)  and was buried at Lister Lane Cemetery [Plot 4039]

Jackson, AbrahamRef 141-5600
[17??-18??]
He married Ann Cudworth.

Child: Betty [1802-1849] who married Reuben Haigh

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Jackson, AbrahamRef 141-116
[1802-18??]
Born in Rochdale / Todmorden.

He was a collier [1851].

He married Susan [1807-1???].


Susan was born in Stansfield
 

Children:

  1. Ann [b 1830] who was a throstle spinner [1851]
  2. John [b 1832] who was a stripper & grinder cotton [1851]
  3. Rachel [b 1834] who was a cap packer [1851]
  4. Lord
  5. Jane [b 1841]
  6. Millah [b 1845]
  7. James [b 1847]
  8. Peregrine [b 1851]

They lived at Pudsey, Todmorden [1851].

Living with them [in 1851] was grandson Abraham [b 1851]

Jackson, AbrahamRef 141-127
[1858-1917]
Son of Abraham Jackson, broker.

Born in Shawforth, Lancashire.

He was a weaver of Walsden [1887] / a cotton weaver [1891, 1901] / a chip potato shop keeper [1911] / a furniture broker [1916].

On 8th October 1887, he married Emma Haigh [1864-1916] at St Peter's Church, Walsden.


Emma was born in Walsden, the daughter of
Thomas Haigh, drysalter.

She was a cotton operative [1891]

 

Child: Thomas

They lived at

  • 7 Birks Street, Todmorden [1891]
  • 2 Elm Street, Walsden [1901]
  • 1A Whitworth Road, Rochdale [1911]
  • 687 Rochdale Road, Walsden [1915]

Emma died 12th November 1916

The Rochdale Observer [15th November 1916] reported her death


Mrs Jackson, the wife of Mr Abraham Jackson, furniture broker of 283 Market Street, Shawforth, died on Sunday 12th November, aged 52.

Mr & Mrs Jackson lost their only son in the war and this proved a great blow to Mrs Jackson

 

Abraham died in 1917 (aged 58) 

The Rochdale Observer [24th January 1917] reported his death


Mr Abraham Jackson of 283 Market Street, Shawforth, was found dead at his residence on Saturday morning 20th January, with his skull fractured, having fallen down the stone stairs.

He was native of Shawforth, where he was in business as a general broker, a business previously carried on by his father.

For some time he kept a chipped potato restaurant in Rochdale, but about ten months ago he gave that up on account of his wife's health.

They had lost a son in the war and this told adversely on Mrs Jackson, her death occurring a few months ago. Since then Mr Jackson had lived alone

 

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Jackson, Adwen FrederickRef 141-4100
[18??-1???]
A retired woollen merchant living at Aked's Road, Halifax [1874].

He married Emma.

Children:

  1. child
  2. child
  3. child

In Spring 1873, the couple separated by mutual agreement. Emma was to receive 25/- per week and was allowed to see the children at specified times.

In September 1874, he Hannah Dodgson (his domestic servant), and her sisters Mary Jane Taylor, and Alice Dodgson, of Warley were charged with having (on 22nd August 1874) severely assaulted Emma.

On 20th August 1873, when the children came to visit Emma, they were in a very dirty state, and she took them home and the couple parted amicably.

When she took the children home the following week, Emma entered by the back door and her husband used violent language and pulled her hair and struck her on the face. Hannah Dodgson swore at her and ordered Emma out of doors. The other 2 women set up Emma and tore her jewellery and her clothing, and forced her head through a window, trying to break her back.

Jackson was sent to prison for 6 months' with hard labour, Hannah Dodgson was sent to prison for 2 months' with hard labour, and the other 2 women were each fined £5 plus 12/6d

Jackson, AlbertRef 141-11
[1886-1919]
Son of
Fergus Jackson.

Born in Burnley, Lancashire [19th February 1886].

He was a wood bobbin varnisher [1901] / a screenman in flour mill [1911].

During World War I, he enlisted [February 1916] and served as a Gunner with the 3rd Siege Battery Royal Garrison Artillery.

He left England on 25th August 1917 and arrived in Alexandria on 12th September 1917. He was serving in Palestine [1918].

He was demobilised but died of pneumonia 19th February 1919 (aged 32)  on the same day as his mother, both possibly victims of Spanish Flu.

The Todmorden & District News [28th February 1919] reported


Mrs Mary Jackson of 17 Wood Street, Harley Bank, died on her birthday, [19th February 1919] aged 66. She had had bronchitis and pleurisy for about a month.

Her son, Albert Jackson, a demobbed soldier, of the same address died on the same day, which was also his birthday, aged 32.

He had returned from Egypt about three weeks ago suffering from a cold, which he attributes to sleeping in damp bed clothes in France as he came through. This turned into influenza which turned to pneumonia. Both died a week last Wednesday [19th February] and were buried at the Parish Church on Monday.

"In ever loving memory of our dear mother and brother, the late Mrs Jackson and Albert Jackson, 17 Wood Street, Harley Bank, who died on the 19th inst.; also of our dear brother Walter who died of wounds Feb. 28th, 1918"

 

He was buried at Christ Church, Todmorden [East Part].

He is remembered in the Todmorden Garden of Remembrance

His brother Walter also died in the War Albert's Army Service Record records


His medals were sent to his sister Mrs Elizabeth Ellen Dawson of 23 Knotts Road, Lydgate, Todmorden
 

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Jackson, AlbertRef 141-47
[1891-1917]
Son of
Samuel Jackson.

Born in Walsden.

He was a member of Bottoms Primitive Methodist Church, Walsden / Secretary of the Sunday school and star card marker / a member of the choir / a member of the Christian Endeavour class / treasurer of the Christian Endeavour class and flower fund / a cotton spinner [1911] / a taxi driver for Mitchell Brothers, carriers etc at the  Central Livery Stables, Todmorden.

During World War I, he enlisted [September 1915] and served as a Private with the 14th Battalion Highland Light Infantry.

He died 20th January 1917 (aged 26).

The Todmorden & District News [26th January 1917] reported his death


Private Albert Jackson, Highland Light Infantry died on the 20th of January. He was admitted to the 34 Casualty Clearing Station in France on the 19th, suffering from pneumonia, and died the following morning
 

The following week's Edition [2nd February 1917] published his photograph.

The Todmorden & District News [1st June 1917] reported


A large framed photograph of the late Private Albert Jackson, H.L.I, who died of pneumonia in France, was unveiled at Bottoms Primitive Methodist Church
 

He was buried at Grove Town Cemetery, Meaulte, France [Grave Ref II L 41].

He is remembered in the Todmorden Garden of Remembrance

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Jackson, AllanRef 141-87
[1864-19??]
Son of Edwin Jackson, weaver.

Born in Northowram.

He was a weaver of 10 Stoney Royd Terrace [1887] / a tobacconist & cloth weaver [1891] / a wholesale & retail tobacconist (own account) [1901] / a tobacconist (own account) [1911].

In 1887, he married Jane Wood [1866-19??] at All Saints' Church, Dudwell.


Jane, of Copley Hall, was born in Congleton, Cheshire, the daughter of Philip Wood, gardener
 

Children:

  1. Norman [b 1888] who was a half-timer / errand boy [1901]
  2. an engineer's mechanic turner [1911]
  3. Gladys L H. [b 1890] who was a worsted warehouse [1911]
  4. Mary Alice [b 1892] who was a colourer (carpet) [1911]
  5. Frederick Broadley [b 1894] who was a worsted bailer  packer [1911]
  6. Willie Jackson
  7. Clifford [b 1907]

They lived at

  • 25 Whitegate Terrace, Southowram [1891]
  • 2 School Street, Halifax [1901]
  • 59 Woolshops, Halifax [1911]

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Jackson, AlphaRef 141-39
[1892-1917]
Son of
Thomas Jackson.

Born in Wadsworth.

He was a member of Birchcliffe Baptist Sunday School, Hebden Bridge / a fustian cutter [1911] / employed by Edward Greenwood & Sons.

During World War I, he enlisted in Hebden Bridge [5th May 1915] and served as a Private with the 10th Battalion Royal Fusiliers.

He was wounded in the neck by shrapnel [1st July 1916].

He was killed in action [29th September 1917].

He is remembered on the Tyne Cot Memorial, Belgium [Grave Ref LII H 1], and on the Memorial at Birchcliffe Baptist Church, Hebden Bridge.

The Halifax Courier [13th October 1917] reported his death with a photograph

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Jackson, Andrew A.Ref 141-298
[1888-1941]
He was a British Legion Leader / Head of
Burnley Road Council School, Mytholmroyd

Jackson, AnnettaRef 141-17
[1868-1933]
Illegitimate daughter of Alice Jackson, father unknown.

Born in Littleborough.

Her mother was the daughter of Zachariah Jackson.

In 1870, Alice married Michael Uttley, landlord of the Rose & Crown, Castle Street, Todmorden.

Annetta also used the surname Uttley

Michael Uttley died 6th April 1922.

After his death Annetta ran the Rose & Crown until 1932.

Annetta died 21st October 1933.

Probate records show that she left effects valued at £439 1/11d.

Probate was granted to Leah Cockcroft (wife of James William Cockcroft), and half-brother Herbert Uttley.

Alice, Michael & Annetta were all buried at St James's Church, Calderbrook: Annetta [24th October 1933]

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Jackson, ArnoldRef 141-269
[1890-1918]
Son of
Thomas Jackson.

During World War I, he served as a Pioneer with the 68th Signal Company Royal Engineers.

He died 1st November 1918 and is remembered on the family grave at Providence Congregational Church, Stainland [Grave Ref: S3/258] [258].

He is remembered on the Memorial at Providence Congregational Church, Stainland

Jackson, ArthurRef 141-270
[1863-19??]
Born in Knottingley. Landlord of the
Royal Engineers, Brighouse [1901].

He married Eliza [1869-19??] from Newark

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Jackson, ArthurRef 141-8
[1896-1917]
Son of
Robert Jackson.

He was a picker maker [1911].

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 9th Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment).

He was sent to France [May 1916].

He was killed in action [25th April 1917] (aged 21).

The Todmorden & District News [11th May 1917] reported his death and the following week's Edition [18th May 1917] published his photograph.

He is remembered on the Arras Memorial, France and on the family grave at Lumbutts United Methodist Free Chapel.

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Jackson, Arthur CecilRef 141-71
[1896-1919]
Son of Mary Hannah & Sidney Jackson of 69 Oxford Lane, Siddal.

During World War I, he served as a Gunner with A Battery 69th Brigade Royal Field Artillery.

He died of pneumonia in Egypt on the journey from India [27th November 1919] (aged 23).

He was buried at Port Said War Memorial Cemetery, Egypt [Grave Ref P 2].

He is remembered in the Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance, and on the Memorial at Halifax Building Society

Jackson, Arthur WilliamRef 141-56
[1873-1926]
Son of
Wilkinson Jackson.

He was a confectioner [1891, 1901, 1911].

In [Q2] 1901, he married Susan Bancroft [1877-19??] in Halifax.


Susan was born in Halifax, the daughter of Harry Bancroft
 

Child: Hilda

They lived at 10 Milton Street, Halifax [1911]

Arthur William died 4th May 1926 (aged 53), and was buried at Lister Lane Cemetery [Plot 1975] with James Bancroft

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Jackson, AsaRef 141-37
[18??-1919]

During World War I, he served as a Staff Sergeant with the Royal Army Service Corps.

He died 24th February 1919.

He married Annie Elizabeth.

They lived at 27 Shann Street, Bolton Woods, Bradford.

He was buried at Church of the Holy Trinity, Queensbury [I 2 South-west part]

Jackson, BenRef 141-91
[1864-1962]
Son of
Enoch Jackson.

Born in Stainland.

He was a cotton twiner [1881] / a stationary engine tenter [1891] / a engine tenter (cotton mill) [1901] / a cotton mill manager [1911].

In [Q4] 1886, he married Hannah Maria Nutton [1864-1911] in Halifax.


Hannah was born in Stainland [2nd September 1864]
 

Children:

  1. Emma Amelia [10th May 1887-21st November 1893] who was  buried with her parents
  2. Willie [1889-1893] who was buried with his parents
  3. Nellie [b 1894] who was a woollen cloth weaver [1911]
  4. Emily [b 1895] who was a woollen cloth weaver [1911]
  5. Major [b 1899]

The 1911 census shows that they had had 5 children of whom 3 were still alive at that time.

They lived at

  • 3 Laithe Field, Barkisland [1891, 1901]
  • Wood Cottage, Stainland [1911]

Hannah Maria died 30th April 1911 (aged 47).

Ben died 17th March 1962 (aged 98).

Members of the family were buried at Providence Congregational Church, Stainland [Grave Ref: S3/302]

Jackson, BenjaminRef 141-148
[18??-1???]
Established
Benjamin Jackson & Sons at Bradshaw Lane Brewery

Jackson, Benjamin WhiteheadRef 141-45
[1830-1912]
Son of Joseph Jackson of Chester.

Born in Mirfield [16th December 1830].

Baptised at Mirfield Church [16th January 1831].

He was an architect / articled to Charles Child [1845, 1851] / partner in Jackson & Fox / an ecclesiastical surveyor for the diocese of Wakefield / a member of the Probity [No 61] Masonic Lodge / churchwarden at Halifax Parish Church [1867-1883] / a private in the Halifax Volunteers [1859] / a Major in the Halifax Volunteers [1883]

His work included

In [Q2] 1857, he married (1) Mary Alice Arrowsmith [1832-1887] in Leigh, Lancashire.


Mary Alice was the daughter of Robert Arrowsmith of Astley, Lancashire
 

Mary Alice died in 1887.

In [Q2] 1889, he married (2) Rose Alexina Suter in Leeds.


Rose Alexina was the daughter of Alexander Suter
 

The family lived at

He died at Halifax [26th November 1912]

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Jackson, BettyRef 141-344
[1840-1903]
Daughter of
Zachariah Jackson and sister of Martin.

She was a cotton weaver [1861] / landlady at the Bird-i-th-Hand, Warland [1900].

In 1865, after a 30-year courtship, she married Robert Fielden, landlord of the Bird-i-th-Hand, Warland.

After Robert's death, Betty too over at the Bird-i-th-Hand until her death in 1903.

Living with Betty at the Bird-i-th-Hand were her brother Martin and his family.

Betty was buried at St Peter's Church, Walsden

After Betty's death, Martin took over at the Bird-i-th-Hand

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Jackson, BroadleyRef 141-111
[1862-1890]

In [Q3] 1889, he married Jane Elizabeth Teal in Halifax.


Jane was the daughter of
James Teal.

She was a worsted rover [1881] / a worsted drawer [1891, 1901, 1911]

 

Broadley died in Halifax [Q1 1890] (aged 27).

Jane lived at

  • 8 Stoney Royd Terrace, Halifax (with her parents) [1891, 1901]
  • 8 Aspinall Street East, Siddal (with Jane's sister Sarah Hannah Shore) [1911]

Jane died in Halifax [Q1 1928] (aged 66) 


Their burial places are not yet known
 

Jackson, CharlesRef 141-118
[1834-1880]
Born 21st July 1834.

He was a joiner [1871].

He married Hannah [1837-1887].


Hannah was born in Escrick [25th March 1837]
 

Children:

  1. William [b 1858] who was a weaver [1871]
  2. Sophia [b 1859] who was a doffer [1871]
  3. Annie [1861-4th July 1924] who was a doffer [1871], a  cotton factory operative [1881], a tailoress [1891]
  4. John [b 1865] who was a cotton factory operative [1881]
  5. Jane Ann [b 1868] who was a cotton factory operative  [1881]
  6. Ruth [28th December 1869-29th November 1896] who was a  calico weaver [1891]
  7. Charles [b 1873] who was a printer compositor [1891]
  8. Joseph [b 1874] who was a cabinet maker [1891]
  9. Adelaide [b 1876] who was a calico weaver [1891]
  10. Adelaide [28th March 1876-4th October 1894]

They lived at

  • Lumbutts, Langfield [1871, 1880]
  • 18 Lumbutts, Langfield [1881]
  • Sandholme Villas, Langfield (Annie was head of the  household with her siblings) [1891]

Living with the widowed Hannah [in 1881] was visitor Sophia Hudson [b Garthorpe, Lincolnshire 1812].

Charles died 23rd May 1880.

Hannah died 15th December 1887.

The couple & the children () were buried at Lumbutts United Methodist Free Church with Sophie Hudson [6th January 1812-8th September 1864]

Jackson, CharlesRef 141-32
[1843-1904]
Born in Hipperholme.

He was a dye house labourer [1888].

On 4th July 1863, he married (1) Mary Ann Whiteley [1844-1888] in Halifax.


Mary Ann was born in Elland
 

Children:

  1. Joseph Whiteley [1864-1943]
  2. Allan [1867-1972]
  3. Martha [1870-1871]
  4. Sarah [b 1872]
  5. George [b 1874]
  6. Hannah [b 1876]
  7. Emma [b 1880]
  8. Sophia [1885-1931] who married [1907] Richard Wood Barker [1883-1923]

Mary Ann died in 1888.

On 22nd September 1888, he married (2) Sarah Ann Clayton [1850-1924] at St Anne's Church, Southowram.


Sarah Ann was born in Southowram
 

Children:

  1. Willie Clayton
  2. Harold [1891-1981] who was a twiner piecer (cotton  spinners) 

They lived at

  • 23 Browning Avenue, Siddal, Halifax [1911]
  • 43 Whitegate Terrace, Siddal [1917]

Living with the widowed Sarah Ann [in 1911] were Willie Clayton and family

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Jackson, ChristopherRef 141-15
[16??-16??]
Minister at
Sowerby [1665-1668]

Jackson, ChristopherRef 141-122
[17??-17??]
BA.

Headmaster of Heath Grammar School [1730-1731]. He resigned in 1731

Jackson, Dr CyrilRef 141-54
[1717-1797]
MP or MD.

Son of Rev Robert Jackson, Rector of Adel.

He was Lord of Shipley [?].

In 1753, he was nominated a Governor of Heath Grammar School, but declined the offer.

In 1762, he was a Trustee for implementing the Halifax Waterworks Act.

They lived at

In January 1744, he married Judith Prescott.

Children:

  1. Cyril
  2. William

He was a subscriber to the publication of Watson's History

Jackson, Rev CyrilRef 141-105
[1746-1819]
DD.

Or Cyrill.

Son of Dr Cyril Jackson.

He (possibly) attended Heath Grammar School. and Manchester Grammar School.

He was tutor to the Prince of Wales and the Duke of York. He was Dean of Christ Church, Oxford [1783-1809]. He went to live in Sussex. He died unmarried

Jackson, Rev D.Ref 141-237
[18??-19??]
Minister at
Bethesda Methodist New Connexion Chapel, Elland [1893]

Jackson, D.Ref 141-275
[19??-19??]
Dairy farmer at
Peat Pitts Farm, Barkisland

Jackson, DavidRef 141-212
[18??-19??]
Of
Bradshaw Lane Brewery.

He lived at Prospect Villas, Illingworth [1905]

Jackson, DavidRef 141-362
[1843-1919]
Son of dyer Thomas Jackson.

Born in Middleton, Lancashire.

He was a draper [1873, 1881] / a wholesale line merchant [1901] / a manufacturer [1919].

On 10th June 1873, he married Charlotte Kershaw at St Martin's Church, Brighouse.


Charlotte was the daughter of
Lister Kershaw
 

Children:

  1. Bertha Annie [b 1876]
  2. Bernard Lister [1878-1904]

They lived at Church Lane, Brighouse [1919].

Son Bernard was buried at Brighouse Cemetery

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Jackson, David VictorRef 141-29
[1895-1918]
Son of
James Jackson.

Born in Luddenden.

He was educated at Sowerby Bridge & Halifax Tech / a member of United Methodist Chapel, Midgley, Choir & Young Men's  Class / an under clerk for a tanner & curer [1911] / a clerk for Godfrey Rhodes & Evans.

He lived with his parents at 23 Thorney Lane, Midgley.

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 9th Battalion (Glasgow Highland)  Highland Light Infantry.

He was wounded in September 1917, and hospitalised in a Newport hospital, and again in June 1918.

He sustained severe shell wounds from which he died [30th September 1918].

The Halifax Courier [12th October 1918] reported his death with a photograph.

He was buried at Thilloy Road Cemetery, Beaulencourt, France [Grave Ref D 6].

He is remembered on Luddenden & Midgley War Memorial.

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Jackson, ElizabethRef 141-160
[1???-18??]
On 3rd December 1836, the
Halifax Guardian reported that


On Saturday last Elizabeth Jackson, a nymph of the pave, was committed for one month as a vagrant, for being drunk and disorderly in a public street
 

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Jackson, ElizabethRef 141-114
[1798-1840]
Betty.

She married Nathan Whitley.

After her husband's death, she carried on the business at Whitley & Booth

Jackson, EnochRef 141-88
[1835-1914]
Son of
John Jackson.

Born in Stainland [11th October 1835].

He was a wool comber [1851] / a blacksmith [1861, 1871, 1881, 1891, 1901].

In [Q2] 1857, he married Amelia Barrett [1836-1907] in Halifax.


Amelia was born in Stainland [27th September 1836]
 

Children:

  1. Thomas [b 1858] who was a piecer [1871], a blacksmith  [1881]
  2. Sarah Hannah [1861-26th January 1938] who was a piecer  [1871], a weaver [1881], a woollen weaver [1891, 1901] & was buried  with her parents
  3. Ben Jackson
  4. Lucy [10th August 1865-3rd April 1952] who was a woollen  weaver [1891, 1901] & was buried with her parents
  5. Elizabeth [b 1868] who was a cotton weaver [1881]
  6. Mary Jane [b 1870] who was a cotton twiner piecener  [1881], a woollen weaver [1891]
  7. Emma [b 1874] who was a woollen weaver [1891]
  8. John

They lived at

  • Drury Lane, Stainland-with Old Lindley [1861]
  • Beestonley, Stainland [1871, 1881, 1891, 1901, 1907]

Amelia died 3rd May 1907 (aged 71).

Enoch died 11th July 1914 (aged 79).

Members of the family were buried at Providence Congregational Church, Stainland [Grave Ref: S3/400]

Jackson, Enoch SmithRef 141-282
[1828-1889]
He was a well-known bellringer in Halifax

He was buried at Lister Lane Cemetery [Location unknown]

Jackson, Eugene Alexander WatkinRef 141-48
[1891-1919]
Known as Alexander.

Son of Harry Percy Jackson.

Born 18th June 1891.

During World War I, he served with 64th Remount Squadron Royal Army Service Corps.

He died at Catterick Military Camp, North Yorkshire [25th February 1919] (aged 28).

He was buried at Coley Church in the family grave [1 Y 29].

He is remembered on Coley War Memorial.

His brother John Theodore also died in the War

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Jackson, FergusRef 141-120
[1847-1901]
Born in Bacup, Lancashire.

He was a cotton weaver [1881, 1891, 1901].

He married Mary [1852-1???].


Mary was born in (what is now) Bolton-by-Bowland / Newton-by-Bowland, Lancashire [19th February 1847].

She was a cotton cop winder [1881] / a cotton winder [1891]

 

Children:

  1. Elizabeth Ellen [b 1881] who was a cotton weaver [1891,  1901] & married [Cloughfoot Chapel  28th April 1908] James Dawson of 9 Brookfield Terrace,  Cornholme
  2. Walter
  3. Albert
  4. Sarah Alice [b 1890] who married [Cloughfoot Chapel 17th April 1909] John Boothman  of 536-7 Burnley Road
  5. Mary Ann [b 1893] who was a cotton weaver [1911] &  married [Todmorden Q2 1919] John Tidswell

They lived at

  • 39 Thorn Street, Burnley [1881]
  • 28 Marlborough Street, Burnley [1891]
  • 606 Burnley Road, Cornholme [1901]
  • 4 Knotts Road, Cornholme [1911]
  • 17 Wood Street, Harley Bank [1918, 1919]

Fergus died at home [11th December 1901] (aged 56).

Living with Mary & son Walter [in 1911] were daughters Elizabeth Ellen Dawson (cotton weaver)  & Sarah Alice Boothman (cotton weaver)  and granddaughter Doris E Boothman [b 1910].

Son Walter died in World War I.

Mary died 19th February 1919 (aged 66)  on the same day as son Albert, both possibly victims of Spanish Flu.

The Todmorden & District News [28th February 1919] reported


Mrs Mary Jackson of 17 Wood Street, Harley Bank, died on her birthday, [19th February 1919] aged 66. She had had bronchitis and pleurisy for about a month.

Her son, Albert Jackson, a demobbed soldier, of the same address died on the same day, which was also his birthday, aged 32.

He had returned from Egypt about three weeks ago suffering from a cold, which he attributes to sleeping in damp bed clothes in France as he came through. This turned into influenza which turned to pneumonia. Both died a week last Wednesday [19th February] and were buried at the Parish Church on Monday.

"In ever loving memory of our dear mother and brother, the late Mrs Jackson and Albert Jackson, 17 Wood Street, Harley Bank, who died on the 19th inst.; also of our dear brother Walter who died of wounds Feb. 28th, 1918"

 

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Jackson, Francis E.Ref 141-266
[1???-19??]
Art photographer at 42-43
Commercial Street and 7 Corn Market, Halifax [1936]

Jackson, FrankRef 141-112
[1890-19??]
Son of
Robert Jackson.

Born in Todmorden.

He was a cotton cloth warehouse man [1911] / an assistant cycle & motor repairer and broker with W. E.  Copping [1921] / a cotton weaver [1939].

He married Ellen [1890-19??].


Ellen was born in Todmorden.

She was a cotton weaver [1939]

 

Children:

  1. Mabel [1914-14th September 1933]
  2. Constance [1921-27th April 1924]

The children () were buried at Lumbutts United Methodist Free Church with their Jackson grandparents.

They lived at

  • 7 Fir Street, Walsden [1921]
  • 34 Square Road, Walsden [1933, 1939]

Jackson, FrankRef 141-68
[1897-1917]
Son of
Harry Jackson.

He lived at

  • Leith, Scotland
  • Boothtown
  • West Vale

During World War I, he enlisted in Edinburgh and served as a Private / signaller with the 9th Battalion Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment).

He was killed in action [23rd April 1917].

The Halifax Courier [2nd June 1917] reported his death with a photograph.

He is remembered on the Arras Memorial, France [Grave Ref 1 & 2]

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Jackson, FreemanRef 141-13
[1885-1918]
Son of
John Jackson.

Born in Todmorden.

He was a cotton weaver [1901, 1911].

On 27th February 1909, he married Mary Jane Taylor at York Street Methodist Church, Todmorden.

The Todmorden Advertiser & Hebden Bridge Newsletter [5th March 1909] reported the marriage.


Mary Jane, of 77 Knowlwood Road, was born in Todmorden.

She was a cotton weaver [1911] / a cotton weaver for Dawson & Sons at Albion Mill, Todmorden [1921]

 

Child: Freda [1915-21st February 1920].

They lived at

  • 15 Major Street, Todmorden [1911]
  • 22 Barker Street, Todmorden [1921]

During World War I, he served as a Private then Lance Corporal with the 1st/4th Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers.

He was presumed to have died on or since the 11th April 1918.

The Todmorden & District News [27th June 1919] published his photograph.

He is remembered on the Ploegsteert Memorial, Belgium [Grave Ref 2], in the Todmorden Garden of Remembrance, and on the Memorial at Oddfellows' Hall, Todmorden

His brother Young Jackson also died in the War

Living with the widowed Mary Jane [in 1921] were her widowed mother Ann Taylor [b 1866] and siblings: Alice Taylor [b 1901] (cotton weaver for Charles Crabtree Limited at Fernley Lee Mill, Todmorden)  & Harold Taylor [b 1906] (baker's assistant for King & Crossley, Borough Bakery, Todmorden)  and 5 boarders.

The Todmorden Advertiser & Hebden Bridge Newsletter [18th February 1921] published


IN MEMORIAM

In loving memory of my dear daughter, Freda Jackson, who died Feb. 21st 1920; also of my dear husband, Freeman Jackson, missing April 11th 1918.

- 22 Barker Street, Harley Bank (late Commercial Street) 

 

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Jackson, GeorgeRef 141-9960
[18??-1???]
Of Brighouse.

In [Q3] 1865, he married Hannah Oldfield [1841-1903] in Halifax.

George died before 1903.

Hannah was buried at St Martin's Church, Brighouse

Jackson, George ColinRef 141-69
[1921-1981]
Barrister, lecturer and writer. Labour MP for
Brighouse & Spenborough [1964-1970]. In 1970, he lost the seat to Conservative George Wilfred Proudfoot by a majority of 59 votes. Jackson won the seat back [1974-1979]

Jackson, George WilliamRef 141-131
[1848-1894]
Born in Hull.

He was a master painter [1881] / a decorator [1891].

In [Q1] 1877, he married Sarah Ann Pound [1856-1929] in Halifax.


Sarah Ann / Sarah Annie was born in Cardiff (or Malvern) [23rd March 1856]
 

Children:

  1. Lindon [1877-2nd June 1903] who was lost at sea & is  remembered on the family grave
  2. Harvey Thomas [b 1879] who was a machine maker's  draughtsman [1901]
  3. Jessie [1881-10th April 1908] who was a pupil teacher  [1901]
  4. Olive Mary [b 1883] who was a pupil teacher [1901], a  Council school teacher [1911], an elementary school teacher (Halifax  Education Committee) [1921]
  5. Maud Eliza [b 1886] who was a Council school teacher  [1911]
  6. Rosa Carmichael [18th November 1887-3rd March 1969] who  was a Council school teacher [1911], an elementary school teacher  (Halifax Education Committee) [1921]

The 1911 census shows that they had had 6 children of whom 4 were still alive at that time.

They lived at

  • 11 New Road, Halifax [1881]
  • 1 Savile Park Street, Halifax [1891]
  • 61 Savile Park Street, Halifax [1901]
  • 59 Savile Park Street, Halifax [1911, 1921]
  • Oakroyd, Scarr Bottom Road, Halifax (Rosa living alone)   [1939]

George William died 27th November 1894 (aged 46).

Sarah Ann died 10th March 1929.

Members of the family were buried at All Saints' Church, Dudwell

Jackson, GreenwoodRef 141-43
[1865-1928]
Born in Hebden Bridge.

He was a stock keeper in a fustian warehouse [1889].

On 20th April 1889, he married Mary Hannah Greenwood [1865-1912] in Halifax.


Mary Hannah was born in Hebden Bridge
 

Children:

  1. Wilbert
  2. Emma [b 1906]

They lived at 35 High Street, Hebden Bridge, [1911]

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Jackson, HarryRef 141-22
[1872-19??]
Son of Samuel Jackson, cloth presser.

Born in Halifax.

He was a boiler maker of Boothtown [1893] / a welded boiler maker [1901].

He married Sarah Shackleton [1872-19??] at Halifax Parish Church.


Sarah, of Boothtown Road, was the daughter of
John Shackleton
 

Child: Frank

They lived at

  • 3 West View Yard, Akroydon, Halifax [1901]
  • 260 Bonnington Road, Leith

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Jackson, Harry PercyRef 141-J8
[1867-1931]
Wood carver born in Brighouse.

Much of his work – and that of his son, Harry Percy – can be found in local churches.

See Albert Baldwin and Jackson of Coley

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Jackson, Harry PercyRef 141-55
[1896-1979]
Son of
Harry Percy Jackson Snr.

He followed his father into the family wood-carving business at Coley.

He was a keen photographer.

In 1922, he emigrated to America, returning 3 years later when his father became ill. In America, he travelled widely and had various jobs, including work as a film extra on Sea Hawk and The life of Abraham Lincoln.

In 1926, he travelled to Canada, returning in 1928 when his father was again ill. He then carried on working in the family wood-carving business. He and his father did much work in the district and in other parts of the country.

In 1929, he married Florence Lillian Stevenson.

See Jackson of Coley

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Jackson, HenryRef 141-223
[1793-1841]
Second master at
Heptonstall Grammar School [1845]

On 6th June 1820, he married Grace Charnock.


Grace was the daughter of Rev Joseph Charnock
 

He was buried at Heptonstall [12th June 1841].

On 21st November 1848, Grace married (2) William Roper of Halifax

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Jackson, HenryRef 141-110
[18??-1???]
He was a cordwainer.

He married Sarah Elizabeth [1843-1867].

Children:

  1. John Edward [1863-1866]
  2. Joe [1865-1866]
  3. Alfred [1867]

They lived in Halifax.

Sarah Elizabeth died 28th April 1867 (aged 24)  and was buried at Lister Lane Cemetery [Plot 3945] with the children , Ellen Jackson [1812-1875] & Mary Bancroft [1810-1888]

Jackson, HenryRef 141-95
[18??-1???]

He married Sarah [1825-1857].

Sarah died 29th May 1857 (aged 32)  and was buried at Lister Lane Cemetery [Plot 957]

Jackson, HenryRef 141-78
[1858-1???]
Illegitimate son of Mary Hannah Jackson of Hipperholme.

Baptised at St John the Baptist, Coley [30th January 1858]

Jackson, HenryRef 141-3040
[1864-19??]
He was landlord of the
Royal Oak, Sowerby Bridge [1908-1915].

In [Q3] 1899, he married Eliza Jane Broadbent [1874-19??].


Eliza Jane came from Norland
 

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Jackson, HenryRef 141-20
[1898-1917]
Son of
Wright Jackson.

He was active in Walsden Wesleyan Chapel & Sunday School / a member of the choir & secretary of the Band of Hope / a promising violin player / a fire-lighter maker [1911].

During World War I, he joined up [January 1917] and served as a Private with the 10th Battalion Royal Fusiliers.

He was sent to France in May.

He died 4th October 1917 (aged 19).

The Todmorden & District News [21st December 1917] reported his death with a photograph


Private Henry Jackson, Royal Fusiliers, previously reported missing since October 4th, now presumed to have died, aged 19.

He had been sent off to deliver a message during heavy fire but never arrived

 

He is remembered on the Tyne Cot Memorial, Belgium [Grave Ref 28-30, 162-162A & 163A], and in the Todmorden Garden of Remembrance

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Jackson, HerbertRef 141-38
[1882-19??]
Son of Crossley Jackson, farmer.

He was a cotton weaver of Stovey Lane, Charlestown, Hebden Bridge [1909].

On 20th July 1909, he married Edith Alice Egerton [1881-19??] at York Street Wesleyan Methodist Church, Todmorden


Edith Alice, of 28 Garden Street, Todmorden, was the daughter of Joseph Egerton, tailor
 

Jackson, HerbertRef 141-44
[1891-1917]
Son of Elizabeth & Thomas Jackson of Church Fenton, Leeds.

He married Catherine.

They lived at 9 Lane Court, Bonegate, Brighouse.

During World War I, he served as a Stoker 1st Class with the Royal Navy aboard the destroyer HMS Contest.

He was lost [18th September 1917] (aged 26)  when his ship was torpedoed by German Submarine U-106 and sank.

He is remembered on the Plymouth Naval Memorial [Grave Ref 22]

Jackson, Herbert HenryRef 141-58
[1885-1917]
Son of Maria & John Terry Jackson of Halifax.

He was a painter.

In [Q3] 1907, he married Mary Anna Davis in Salford, Lancashire.

They lived at 68 Haugh Shaw Road, King Cross, Halifax.

During World War I, he served as a Gunner with the 289th Siege Battery Royal Garrison Artillery.

He was killed in action [29th September 1917] (aged 32).

He was buried at Klein-Vierstraat British Cemetery, Belgium [Grave Ref III E 17].

He is remembered in the Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance

Jackson, Herbert WilliamRef 141-276
[1870-1935]
Of Bramley.

He lived in Scarborough and Newcastle before coming to Brighouse. He was a stuff presser [1901], dyer's cloth presser [1935].

In 1893, he married Mary Swinhoe from Newcastle.

Children:

  1. Elizabeth [1893-1964]
  2. William Brydon [b 1896] who died young
  3. Alice [b 1898] who died young
  4. Evelyn [b 1899] who died young
  5. Lena [1901-1991]
  6. Herbert Havelock Garret [1909-1967]

They lived at

  • 23 Half House Lane, Brighouse [1901]
  • 79 Dyson Road, Halifax [1935]

Jackson, Miss HildaRef 141-34
[1902-19??]
Daughter of
Arthur William Jackson.

Recorded in 1936, when she was proprietor of Bancroft's Confectioners

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Jackson, HughRef 141-101
[18??-18??]

He married Sarah [1803-1882].

Children:

  1. Richard [1830-1842]
  2. Martha [1835-1856]
  3. William Thomas [1844-1846]

Sarah died 19th June 1882 (aged 79).

She & the children were buried at Lister Lane Cemetery [Plot 2172]

Jackson, JamesRef 141-100
[18??-18??]

He married Sarah [1809-1867].

Child: Joseph Morton who was buried with his mother

Sarah died 6th July 1867 (aged 58)  and was buried at Lister Lane Cemetery [Plot 2176].


Details of James's death / burial place are not yet known
 

Jackson, JamesRef 141-230
[18??-19??]
Teacher of short-hand and typewriting at 1
Lord Street, Halifax [1906]

Jackson, JamesRef 141-30
[1872-19??]
Born in Midgley.

He was a woollen finisher [1894].

On 18th April 1894, he married Elizabeth Keys [1871-19??] at Christ Church, Todmorden.


Elizabeth was born in Stainland
 

Child: David Victor

They lived at

  • 7 Causeway Head, Sowerby [1901]
  • 23 Thorney Lane, Midgley [1911, 1918]

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Jackson, JamesRef 141-65
[1886-1920]
Born in Huddersfield.

He was a carter (corn handler) [1911].

On 7th June 1905, he married Catherine (Kate) Corcoran [1881-1918] at Halifax Register Office.

Children:

  1. child who died young [before 1911]
  2. Annie [1905-1918]
  3. John [1908-1986]
  4. James [1911-1988]
  5. Norman [1914-1986]

They lived at 1 Chapel Fold, Woolshops, Halifax [1911].

During World War I, he enlisted [17th July 1916] in Halifax and served as a Private with the 1st/6th Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment), and later transferred to the Labour Corps.

Catherine died of TB in the Union Workhouse Halifax [Q2 1918] (aged 35).

James was discharged from the Army [26th July 1919] as

physically unfit for War Service

and committed to Storthes Hall Asylum with General Paralysis.

He died at Storthes Hall [17th October 1920].

He was buried at Stoney Royd Cemetery [Grave Ref: C C 133].

James Parker of Firth House Farm, Barkisland was awarded 34/- a week as guardian of the 3 boys

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Jackson, James WilliamRef 141-16
[1880-1917]
Son of
John Jackson.

Born in Todmorden.

He was a cotton weaver [1901, 1911].

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 143rd Company Machine Gun Corps (Infantry).

He died 26th August 1917 (aged 37).

The Todmorden & District News [23rd November 1917] reported his death with a photograph


Private J. W. Jackson, Machine Gun Corps, reported missing since the 26th August.

He was wounded and sent to a dressing station but nothing has been heard of him since.

He enlisted about eighteen months ago

 

He is remembered on the Tyne Cot Memorial, Belgium [Grave Ref 154-159 & 163A], and in the Todmorden Garden of Remembrance

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Jackson, JeremiahRef 141-103
[1???-19??]
JP.

He was Mayor of Todmorden [1933-1934]

Jackson, JeremiahRef 141-175
[18??-1???]
Of Todmorden.

He established Jeremiah Jackson & Sons.

He married Unknown.

Child: William

Jackson, JeremiahRef 141-325
[1815-1897]
Of Langfield.

Son of Jeremiah Jackson, mechanic.

He was a mechanic [1845].

On 8th February 1845, he married Grace Halstead [1817-1880] at Halifax Parish Church.


Grace, of Langfield, was the daughter of William Halstead, butcher
 

Children:

  1. William [b 1847]
  2. Gibson [1848-1909]
  3. Fred [1855-1914]
  4. Tom [1857-1927]
  5. Jeremiah [1860-1939]

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Jackson, JoeRef 141-23
[1895-1916]
Born in Luddendenfoot.

He was employed by Abraham Robertshaw & Sons.

During World War I, he served as a Rifleman with the 16th Battalion King's Royal Rifle Corps.

He was killed by shell fire [28th January 1916] (aged 21).

He is remembered on the Loos Memorial, France [Grave Ref 101 & 102], on Luddendenfoot War Memorial, on a memorial in St Michael's Church, Mytholmroyd, and in the book Royd Regeneration.

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Jackson, JohnRef 141-98
[16??-1730]
Possibly Jonathan.

Third son of William Jackson.

Baptised at Halifax Parish Church [January 1690].

He was schoolmaster at Northowram.

Around 1721, he married Unknown.

Child: Catherine [bapt Coley 11th July 1722]

The couple were buried at Heywood's Chapel: His wife [26th May 1729]; John [16th April 1730]

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Jackson, JohnRef 141-179
[17??-18??]
From Accrington.

Pastor at Ebenezer Baptist Church, Hebden Bridge [1821-1833]

Jackson, Rev JohnRef 141-70
[17??-18??]
Minister at
Hope Baptist Church, Hebden Bridge [1821-1833]

Jackson, JohnRef 141-7
[1787-1833]
Of
Elland Lower Edge.

He married Sarah [1788-1837].

Child: Mary [1809-1837] who married Joseph Barrett

John died 13th June 1833.

Sarah died 30th April 1837.

The family grave lies in the yard of the Bridge End Sunday School, Rastrick

Jackson, JohnRef 141-106
[1803-1859]
Born in Brotherton.

He was a councillor [1851] / a linen draper [1851] / a silk mercer.

He married Mary [1808-1889].

Children:

  1. Thomas Riley [b 1832]
  2. John Henry [1836-1892]
  3. James Theophilus [b 1839]
  4. Samuel Jackson

The family lived at 11 Old Market, Halifax [1851].

Living with them [in 1851] were 4 assistant drapers, 2 servants and 1 charwoman.

John died 26th April 1859 (aged 56).

Mary died 24th February 1889 (aged 81).

The couple & the children were buried at Lister Lane Cemetery [Plot 621]

Jackson, JohnRef 141-89
[1816-1???]
Born in Stainland.

He was a wool spinner [1841] / a slubber (woollen) [1851].

Around 1836, he married Hannah [1816-1???].


Hannah was born in Stainland
 

Children:

  1. Enoch
  2. Henry [b 1838] who was a woollen piecener [1851]
  3. David [b 1840] who was a woollen piecener [1851]
  4. Thomas [b 1848]

They lived at

  • New Street, Stainland-with Old Lindley [1841]
  • Stainland Cross, Stainland-with Old Lindley [1851]

Jackson, JohnRef 141-3
[1822-1885]
He was a butcher [1861] / a butcher & farmer [1871] / a farmer [1881].

On 11th March 1848, he married Elizabeth Hallawell at Halifax Parish Church.


Elizabeth was the daughter of
Edmund Hallawell
 

Children:

  1. Edmund Hallawell (Jackson) [1850-1862]
  2. Joe [1852-1903]

They lived at

  • Woods Court, Sowerby Bridge [1861]
  • 9 Chapel Street, Sowerby Bridge [1871]
  • Bolton Brow, Sowerby Bridge [1881]

Members of the family were buried at St George's Church, Sowerby

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Jackson, JohnRef 141-7630
[1824-1872]
Son of
Richard Allen Jackson.

He was a cotton spinner employing 61 hands [1861] / a bookkeeper [1871].

On 3rd February 1855, he married Lydia Carter [1815-1875] at Halifax Parish Church.

They had no children.

John was living with his grandmother Lydia and Samuel Haigh, at New Mill, Erringden [1841], and with George Hinchliffe and family [1851]

The family lived at

  • Page Hill, Wheatley [1861]
  • Four Gates End, Cragg Vale [1871]

The couple were buried at St Peter's Church, Sowerby: John [31st October 1872]; Lydia [30th January 1875]

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Jackson, JohnRef 141-75
[1835-1???]
Son of John Jackson, weaver.

He was a weaver of Wadsworth [1856].

In 1856, he married Sarah Ann Sutcliffe at Halifax Parish Church.


Sarah Ann was the daughter of
William Sutcliffe
 

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Jackson, JohnRef 141-123
[1845-1???]
Son of Joseph Jackson, woolsorter.

Born in Mytholmroyd / Wadsworth.

He was a joiner of Wadsworth [1868] / a cart driver [1871] / a carter [1881] / recorded as 7 years blind [1891] / a baker, hawker (own account) [1891] / a bread baker (own account) [1901] / blind [1911].

On 18th August 1868, he married Sarah Redman [1845-1???] at Halifax Parish Church.


Sarah / Sally of Midgley, was born in Wadsworth / Hebden Bridge / Pecket Well; her father was not recorded on the marriage document
 

Children:

  1. Jim [1871-1888]
  2. Sam [b 1875] who was a baker [1891], a bread baker  [1901], an oat cake baker (own account) [1911]
  3. Joe [b 1878] who was a baker [1891]
  4. Young
  5. Freeman
  6. Lot [b 1889] who was an oat cake baker (own account)   [1911]

They lived at

  • White Lee Clough, Wadsworth [1871]
  • 18 Russell Street, Stansfield [1881]
  • 11 Millwood, Stansfield [1891]
  • 245 Halifax Road, Stansfield [1901, 1911]

Sons Young & Freeman died in World War I

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Jackson, JohnRef 141-126
[1853-1???]
Son of Samuel Jackson, moulder.

Born in Oldham, Lancashire.

He was a scutcher of Dulesgate [1880] / a cotton scutcher [1881] / an oiler-up at cotton mill [1891, 1901] / a cotton spinning oiler-up [1911].

On 7th August 1880, he married Mary Ann Wade [1859-1???] at Christ Church, Todmorden.


Mary Ann, of High Street, Todmorden, was born in Rochdale, the daughter of
James Wade, tailor.

She was a cotton weaver [1891]

 

Child: James William

They lived at

  • 3 High Street, Todmorden (living with Mary Ann's widowed  mother) [1881]
  • 8 School Street, Todmorden [1891]
  • 8 Lock Street, Todmorden [1901]
  • 14 Lock Street, Todmorden [1911, 1917, 1921]

John died between 1914 & 1916

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Jackson, JohnRef 141-92
[1876-1958]
Son of
Enoch Jackson.

Born in Stainland.

He was a woollen twister [1891] / a stoker (mill) [1901] / a stationary engine tenter (woollen & cotton mill) [1911].

In [Q2] 1903, he married (1) Amanda Nutton [1874-1924] in Halifax.


Amanda was born in Stainland
 

Child: Harry [1904-24th September 1955]

Amanda died 4th November 1924 (aged 50).

In [Q2] 1935, he (possibly) married (2) Ruth H. Turner [1886-1071] in Halifax.

They lived at Beestonley, Stainland [1911].

John died 20th February 1958 (aged 82).

Members of the family were buried at Providence Congregational Church, Stainland [Grave Ref: S3/506].


Ruth's burial place is not yet known
 

Jackson, JohnRef 141-46
[1924-1945]
Son of Elsie & Arthur Jackson of Hebden Bridge.

During World War II, and he served as a Flying Officer with the Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve.

He died 2nd April 1945 (aged 21).

He is remembered on the Runnymede Memorial, Surrey [Grave Ref 267]

Jackson, John HargraveRef 141-4
[1805-1850]
Son of John Smith Jackson, a tanner from
Birstall.

On 29th October 1840, he married Ann Freeman by licence at St Anne's Church, Southowram.


Ann was the daughter of Samuel Freeman.

Witnesses to the marriage were Ann's siblings Hanson and Margaret Matilda Freeman

 

They had no children.

They lived at

  • Hightown, Liversedge [1861]
  • Middleton Cottage, Liversedge [1862]

John died in 1850.

Living with the widowed Ann – proprietor of land and houses – in 1861, was her sister Charlotte.

In 1862, Ann married George Anderton JP of Cleckheaton.

Ann died at Liversedge in 1864

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Jackson, John HughlingsRef 141-67
[1835-1911]
Son of
Samuel Jackson.

Born in Harrogate.

He was a neurologist / educated at Longfield Academy, Halifax, and in Gloucestershire / at York Medical & Surgical School / at St Bartholomew's Hospital London

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Jackson, John TheodoreRef 141-49
[1893-1916]
Son of
Harry Percy Jackson.

Born in Brighouse.

During World War I, he was called up [6th October 1916] and served as a Private with the 3rd/6th Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment).

He committed suicide at Clipstone Camp, Nottinghamshire by cutting his throat [13th October 1916] (aged 23).

He was buried at Coley Church in the family grave [1 Y 29].

He is remembered on Coley War Memorial.

His brother Eugene Alexander Watkin also died in the War

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Jackson, JonasRef 141-84
[1780-1833]
Of Greetland.

On 9th July 1804, he married (1) Mary Hoyle [1786-1822] in Halifax.

Children:

  1. John [1807-10th August 1830]
  2. (possibly) Mary Ann [b 9th January 1813] who died in  infancy
  3. Thomas [1816-7th February 1837]
  4. (possibly) Thomas [b 17th September 1815] who died in  infancy
  5. (possibly) Easter [b 18th May 1817] who died in infancy
  6. child who died in infancy
  7. child who died in infancy
  8. child who died in infancy
  9. child who died in infancy

Mary died 7th July 1822 (aged 36).

On 3rd August 1823, he married (2) Grace Maud [1782-1830] in Halifax.

Grace died 29th April 1830 (aged 48).

Jonas died 11th February 1833 (aged 53).

Members of the family were buried at Greetland Methodist Church [Grave Ref: J13]

Jackson, JosephRef 141-167
[17??-18??]
Of Halifax.

In October 1828, he was declared bankrupt

Jackson, JosephRef 141-186
[18??-19??]
Joiner and cabinet maker at
Cinder Hill Mills, Todmorden [1905]

Jackson, JosephRef 141-97
[1809-18??]
Born in Bradford.

He was a mechanic [1851] / a machine maker [1861] / a mechanic [1871].

Around 1845, he married Esther [1808-18??].


Esther was born in Bradford.

She was a dress maker [1861]

 

Children:

  1. Jane [b 1836]
  2. Ann [b 1843] who was a dress maker [1861]
  3. Wilkinson
  4. Emily [b 1849] who was a house keeper [1871]
  5. Joseph [b 1851] who was a mechanic [1871]

They lived at

  • 17 Mill Lane, Bradford [1851]
  • View Croft Place, Shipley [1861]
  • 40 Wade Street, Halifax [1871]

Jackson, JosephRef 141-76
[1824-1???]
Born in Sowerby.

He was a cloth miller / a fulling miller [1881].

He married Sally [1829-1894].


Sally was born in Shaw, Lancashire
 

Children:

  1. Margaret [b 1860] who was a cotton spinner [1881]
  2. Mary Hannah [1863-1893] who was a cotton spinner [1881]  and married John Lister
  3. Sam [b 1865] who was an engineer [1881]
  4. George [b 1868] who was a cotton spinner [1881]
  5. John W. [b 1870] who was a cotton spinner [1881]
  6. Annie [b 1871] who was a card loom hand [1891]
  7. Sarah Ann [b 1872]
  8. Malinda [b 1874]

They lived at Barkisland Village [1881].

Living with them [in 1881], was granddaughter Alberta Jackson [b 1878].

Sally died in 1894 (aged 65).

She was buried at Providence Congregational Church, Stainland with daughter Mary Hannah Lister & family

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Jackson, Joseph MortonRef 141-99
[1844-1924]
Son of
James Jackson.

Born in Hooley Hill, Lancashire.

He was a commercial traveller [1881, 1891, 1901] / a retired commercial traveller (brass founders) [1911].

In [Q3] 1867, he married Sarah Jane Akroyd [1845-1927] in Halifax.


Sarah Jane was born in Halifax
 

Children:

  1. Ann [b 1869] who was a brace maker [1891]
  2. James [b 1871] who was a solicitor's clerk [1891]
  3. Clara [b 1879]

They lived at

  • 10 Haigh Street, Halifax [1881]
  • 26 Gladstone Road, Halifax [1891]
  • 4 Park Place, Halifax [1901, 1911]

Joseph Morton died 4th January 1924 (aged 79).

Sarah Jane died 19th January 1927 (aged 82).

The couple were buried at Lister Lane Cemetery [Plot 2176] with Joseph's mother

Jackson, JoshuaRef 141-370
[1709-1776]
Of Barmbrough, near Doncaster.

He married Elizabeth [1719-1787].

Child: John [1751-1832]

Members of the family were buried at Halifax Parish Church The epitaph on the memorial in Halifax Parish Church is recorded in the book Monumental & Other Inscriptions

Jackson, Lord Ref 141-115
[1837-1877]
Son of
Abraham Jackson.

Born in Todmorden.

He was a bobbin turner [1851] / a stone mason [1861, 1871].

In [Q4] 1856, he married Elizabeth Greenwood [1834-1???] in Rochdale.


Elizabeth was born in Stansfield
 

Children:

  1. Betsy Ann [b 1859] who was a cotton weaver [1881]
  2. Amelia Jane [b 1861] who was a cotton weaver [1881], a  calico weaver [1891]
  3. Herbert [b 1863] who was a cotton weaver [1881], a  bookseller & stationer [1891]
  4. Florence [b 1870] who was a part-timer factory operative  [1881], calico weaver [1891]
  5. Violetta [1872-1957] who was a calico weaver [1891] &  married James Clegg

They lived at

  • Fiddler Hill, Todmorden [1861]
  • Knotts Road, Stansfield [1871, 1881, 1891]

Lord died in Todmorden [Q1 1877] (aged 40) 

Jackson, LukeRef 141-261
[1699-1802]
He died at
Gauxholme Workhouse at the age of 102.

He lived in 3 centuries and five reigns

Jackson, Mark SmithRef 141-79
[1817-1???]
Illegitimate son of Betty Jackson of Shelf.

Baptised at St John the Baptist, Coley [9th February 1817]

Jackson, MartinRef 141-342
[1860-1917]
Son of
Zachariah Jackson and brother of Betty.

Born at East Summit, Walsden.

He was landlord of the Dog & Partridge, Lumbutts [early 1890s] / lock keeper at Longlees Lock, Todmorden [1883] / publican at the Dog & Partridge, Lumbutts [1891].

After sister Betty's death in 1903, Martin he took over as landlord of the Bird-i-th-Hand, Warland [1903, 1917].

He lived at East Summit Lock House, Blatchinworth with Calderbrook [1881].

Living with him [in 1881] were sister Susannah Jackson [aged 23] (cotton weaver), widowed sister Mally Hollinrake [aged 27] (housekeeper) and nephew Herbert Uttley [aged 2].

In 1883, he married Alice, daughter James Bulcock, at Christ Church, Todmorden.

Children:

  1. Betsy [b 1884] who was a cotton spinner [1901]
  2. Frank [b 1887] who was a cotton weaver [1901]
  3. Annie [b 1888] who was a cotton spinner [1901]
  4. Herbert [b 1891] who was a stretcher and finishing worker  [1911]
  5. James [b 1898] who was a box maker [1911]
  6. Mally [b 1899]

After Martin's death in 1917, Alice took over at the Bird-i-th-Hand.

In 1919, Alice married Fred Fielden at Todmorden. Fred took over at the Bird-i-th-Hand [1922].

After Fred's death, Alice carried on at the Bird-i-th-Hand until her own death in 1935.

The Jackson family continued at the Bird-i-th-Hand until 1965.

Living with the family at Lumbutts [in 1891] was sister-in-law Alice Jackson [aged 31].

Martin & Alice were buried at St Peter's Church, Walsden.

After Alice's death, her son James took over at the Bird-i-th-Hand

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Jackson, MilesRef 141-28
[1817-1869]
Son of William Baton, weaver.

He was weaver of Souther House, Wadsworth [1841] / a hand loom weaver (worsted) [1851] / a weaver [1869].

In 1841, he married Grace Nutter at Heptonstall Church.

In 1841, they were living with Grace's parents

They lived at 3 Seed Hill, Wadsworth [1851].

Grace died from liver disease & dropsy, at Burlees Lane, Wadsworth [28th February 1860]

Miles died from disease of the lungs, at Souter House Lane, Wadsworth [5th June 1869]

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Jackson, Milford JohnRef 141-52
[1895-1917]
Son of
Walter Jesse Jackson.

Born in Halifax [Q1 1895].

He was a member of St Augustine's Church, Pellon & Choir / a moulder (iron foundry) [1911] / employed by Wade Manufacturing Company Limited.

During World War I, he enlisted with the Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment) [1915], then he served as a Private with the 43rd Company Machine Gun Corps (Infantry).

He died in No.3 Canadian Casualty Clearing Station of severe shrapnel wounds to the legs [25th August 1917] (aged 22).

The Halifax Courier [1st September 1917] reported his death with a photograph.

He was buried at Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, Belgium [Grave Ref XVIII D 19].

He is remembered in the Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance, and on the Memorial at Saint Augustine's Church, Pellon.

His brother Walter Jesse also died in the War

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Jackson, NelsonRef 141-124
[1867-1900]
Of Kiln Farm, Clifton. A well-known bowler

Jackson, Rev NicholasRef 141-42
[16??-1729]
Curate at
Sowerby [1711-1729].

He was buried at St Peter's Church, Sowerby [11th February 1729].

See Elkanah Horton

Jackson, Paul A.Ref 141-72
[1974-] Halifax-born composer of music for TV and films

Jackson, PeterRef 141-380
[17??-18??]
Son of
Ratcliffe Jackson.

He was a farmer [1857].

He married (1) Unknown.

Child: Hannah [1819-1890] who married (1) John Feather & (2) Henry Smithies

He married (2) Unknown.

Child: 2. Mary who married William Eastwood

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Jackson, Major R. W. H.Ref 141-82
[1864-19??]
Son of Sir Robert Jackson [1827-1921].

Born in Dublin.

He was a distinguished military officer, and took part in many British Empire campaigns, including Crimea, Lucknow & the Zulu wars.

On 20th October 1909, he married Mary Beatrice Ormerod at St Matthew's Church, Rastrick


Mary Beatrice was the daughter of
Charles Jones Ormerod
 

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Jackson, RalphRef 141-64
[1916-1944]
Son of Mary Ann & James Jackson.

Born in Elland [30th August 1916].

In [Q1] 1942, he married Janet Grieve Wood in Calder District.

She lived at Galashiels, Selkirkshire, Scotland [1944].

During World War II, he served as a Private with the 2nd Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment.

He died 28th June 1944.

He was buried at Hermanville War Cemetery, France [Grave Ref 5 C 10].

He is remembered on Elland War Memorial

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Jackson, RatcliffeRef 141-381
[17??-1???]

He married Unknown.

Child: Peter

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Jackson, RichardRef 141-150
[17??-17??]
Of Ripponden. He was
Overseer for the Poor at Ripponden.

In the late 1700s, he built a number of cottages. These included

The property was later bequeathed to the church as a Parish Hall. It is now Ripponden Parish Community Centre

Jackson, RichardRef 141-305
[1811-1874]
He was a butcher and landlord of the
Royal Oak, Midgley [1871].

On 24th May 1831, he married (1) Sarah Uttley [1810-1867] at Halifax Parish Church.

Children:

  1. David [b 1834] who married Mally
  2. Elizabeth [1837-1856] who was buried with her parents
  3. Martha Ann [1840-1869] she married William Rawson

Sarah died 11th February 1857 (aged 56).

She was buried at St Michael's Church, Mytholmroyd.

On 16th November 1867, he married (2) Grace Hellowell [1823-1905] at Halifax Parish Church.


Grace had a son Jonathan Hellowell [b 1849] father unknown
 

Richard died 28th May 1874 (aged 63).

He was buried at St Michael's Church, Mytholmroyd with his first wife.

Grace died 28th October 1905 (aged 83).

She was buried at St Peter's Church, Sowerby with her son Jonathan

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Jackson, Richard AllenRef 141-6301
[1804-18??]
He was a
fustian cutter [1823].

On 28th December 1823, he married (1) Eliza Frances, daughter of Lydia Simpson, at Halifax Parish Church.

Child: John

Eliza died in 1829. She was buried at St Peter's Church, Sowerby [1st November 1829].

In 1830, he married (2) Hannah Farrar

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Jackson, Richard HarrisonRef 141-74
[1888-1942]
Born in Penrith.

His next-of-kin was his sister, who lived in Halifax.

He worked as an engineer in the USA.

During World War II, he joined the Merchant Navy [1939] and served as an engine room storekeeper aboard the ocean liner SS Avila Star (London).

He died 6th July 1942 (aged 54)  when his ship was torpedoed by German Submarine U-201 and sank north-east of the Azores, with the loss of 84 of the 196 people aboard.

He is remembered on the Tower Hill Memorial, London [Grave Ref 12], and in the Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance

Jackson, RobertRef 141-18
[1855-1922]
JP, OBE.

Born in Walsden.

He was a nonconformist Liberal / a United Methodist / an active temperance worker / Branch Manager and then Secretary of Walsden Co-operative Society / President of the Todmorden Co-operative Society / an Aldermen of the Borough of Todmorden [1907] / the 7th Mayor of Todmorden [1911-1919].

In 1878, he married (1) Mary Stansfield [1852-1902].


Mary was born 18th July 1852
 

Children:

  1. Anna Mary [1883-12th December 1935] who married [2nd July  1913] Rev Albert Bayfield of Ashby, Lincolnshire
  2. Amy [b 22nd December 1885; d 18th September 1887] who was  interred at St Peter's Church, Walsden, and is remembered on her  parents's grave

Mary died 15th November 1902 (aged 49).

In [Q2] 1911, Robert married (2) Edith Pilling [1872-1957] in Todmorden.

On 24th February 1920, he and Edith were given Freedom of the Borough for his wartime services.

Robert died in Walsden [28th November 1922] (aged 68)  and was buried at Lumbutts United Methodist Free Church with his first wife, their daughter Anna Mary, and his sister Ann [1860-2nd September 1931] who was blind.

See Centre Vale Park and Lord Brothers Limited

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Jackson, RobertRef 141-9
[1856-1922]
Born in Walsden.

He was a cotton weaver [1881, 1891, 1901, 1911].

On 20th November 1880, he married (1) Fanny Stansfield [1855-1903] in Todmorden at Inchfield Bottom Chapel.


Fanny, of Peel Cottage, Walsden, was born in Walsden
 

Children:

  1. Mabel [1872-1889] who was buried with her parents
  2. Albert [b 1886] who was a cotton weaver [1901]
  3. Frank
  4. Arthur

Fanny died 30th November 1903 (aged 47).

On 23rd February 1904, Robert married (2) Sarah Ann Howorth.

The Todmorden & District News [26th February 1904] reported the marriage


Mr Robert Jackson of Dampier Street, Walsden, married Mrs Sarah Ann Howorth of Silver Street, Bottoms, Walsden, at Lumbutts Chapel
 


Sarah Ann had a son by her first marriage: Walter Howorth [b Todmorden 1892] who was a cotton cloth warehouse man [1911, 1911]
 

Robert & Sarah Ann had no children.

They lived at

  • 22 Hollins, Walsden [1881]
  • 8 Railway View, Todmorden [1891]
  • Chapel Street, Walsden [1889]
  • 16 Chapel Street South, Todmorden [1901]
  • 5 Dampier Street, Walsden [1903, 1911, 1917]

A Robert Jackson died Q4 1922 (aged 67).

They both died in Todmorden and were buried at Lumbutts United Methodist Free Church with granddaughters Mabel Jackson and Constance Jackson

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Jackson, RobertRef 141-14
[1881-1916]
Son of
Thomas Jackson.

Born in Harrogate.

He was a boot maker [1901] / a clogger [1911] / employed by Mr Pickles (bootmaker of Queens Road).

In 1911, he was a boarder with the Knowles family 26 Allerton Place, Halifax.

During World War I, he enlisted in Halifax and served as a Private with the 8th Battalion King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry.

He was reported missing and assumed to have died on the first day of the Battle of the Somme [1st July 1916].

The Halifax Courier [25th November 1916] reported his death with a photograph.

He is remembered on the Thiepval Memorial, France [Grave Ref 11C & 12A], and in the Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance

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Jackson, Ronald CharlesRef 141-73
[1915-1943]
Son of Alice Maud & William Thomas Jackson of Manly, New South Wales, Australia.

He was educated in Hebden Bridge / employed by Furtex at Luddendenfoot.

He lived at 26 Emscote Street, Halifax.

During World War II, and he served as a Leading Aircraftman with the Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve.

He died in a Japanese POW camp [28th December 1943] (aged 28).

He was buried at Stanley Military Cemetery, Kong Hong [Grave Ref 1 A 9].

He is remembered in the Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance.

His brother Harold Thomas Jackson was killed in an air crash

Jackson, SamRef 141-121
[1860-19??]
Born in Walsden.

He was a railway labourer [1891] / a fried fish purveyor [1901] / a coal carter [1911] / a general labourer (out-of-work) with Dryland & Preston  contractors [1921].

In 1889, he married Nancy Jane Stephenson [1865-19??].

The Todmorden & District News [20th September 1889] reported the wedding


Mr Sam Jackson of Peel Street, Walsden, married Miss Nancy Jane Stephenson of Fair View, Walsden, at Bridge Street Chapel, Todmorden
 


Nancy Jane was born in Walsden
 

Children:

  1. Albert
  2. Lily [b 1896] who was a cotton spinner [1911] & married  Samuel Barker

They lived at

  • 1 Silver Street, Walsden [1891]
  • 25 Abel Street, Burnley [1901]
  • 7 Granville Street, Walsden [1911, 1921]

Living with them [in 1921] were daughter Lily & family

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Jackson, SamRef 141-60
[1890-1916]
Son of Margaret Jane & William Jackson of Hebden Bridge.

During World War I, he served as a Lance Sergeant with the 1st/4th Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment).

He died 3rd September 1916 (aged 26).

He was buried at Mill Road Cemetery, Thiepval, France. [Grave Ref I F 11]

Jackson, SamuelRef 141-108
[18??-1???]
Partner in
Fielding & Jackson & Company

Jackson, SamuelRef 141-96
[18??-1???]
He was a brewer.

He married Sarah Hughlings [18??-1???].


Sarah, from Wales, was the daughter of
John Hughlings
 

Child: John

Jackson, SamuelRef 141-86
[18??-1870]
He was an attorney's clerk [1870]

In [Q1] 1859, he married Elizabeth Seagrave Revell in Halifax.


Elizabeth was born in Huddersfield, the illegitimate daughter of
Jane Revell
 

He died 5th May 1870.

Probate records show that he left effects valued at under £3,000.

The will was proved by his widow Elizabeth, his brother Joshua Jackson of Dewsbury (attorney's clerk), and Samuel Joseph Chadwick (attorney-at-law) 

In 1881, Elizabeth was living with her half-sister Annie Revell (Walker) at Spring Grove, Dean Head.

The sisters died at Spring Grove.

Elizabeth died 20th May 1891 (aged 67).

She was buried at St Bartholomew's Church, Dean Head

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Jackson, SamuelRef 141-107
[1844-1899]
Son of
John Jackson.

Born in Halifax.

He was a surgeon [1891].

Around 1886, he married Eliza Ann [1863-1???].


Eliza Ann was born in Oldham
 

Children:

  1. James H. [b 1885]
  2. Edward A. [b 1887]
  3. Samuel A. [b 1889]
  4. Henry Savile [b 1891] who died April 16th 1891 (aged 11
  5. months) & was buried at Lister Lane Cemetery [Plot 621], with his father's ashes

They lived at Holly Bank, Devon Street, Oldham [1891]

Samuel died 28th May 1899 (aged 55); he was cremated at Manchester, and his ashes were interred at Lister Lane Cemetery [Plot 621] with his parents

Jackson, SamuelRef 141-129
[1875-19??]
Son of Thomas Jackson, mechanic.

Born in Todmorden.

He was a mechanic of 47 Industrial Street, Todmorden [1896] / a mechanic (iron trade) [1901] / an iron turner at tin plate works [1911] / an iron turner for John Sutcliffe, engineers, at  Sandholme Iron Works, Todmorden [1921].

On 18th April 1896, he married Elizabeth Penrose [1875-1???] at St Paul's Church, Cross Stone.


Elizabeth, a weaver of 98 Roomfield Lane, Todmorden (in 1896), was born in Burnley, the daughter of Samuel Penrose, collier.

She was a cotton reeler at Mons Mill Company [1921]

 

Children:

  1. Tom
  2. Mary [b 1907] who was a cotton rover at Mons Mill  Company [1921]
  3. Edwin [b 1909]
  4. Sarah Alice [b 1911]

The 1911 census shows that they had had 6 children of whom 4 were still alive at that time.

They lived at

  • 15 Lower George Street, Todmorden [1901]
  • 6 Halifax Road, Todmorden [1911]
  • 6 Honey Hole Court, Todmorden [1918, 1921]

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Jackson, Samuel SutcliffeRef 141-33
[1829-1???]
He was a tailor / employed by
Paul Greenwood & Son [1857].

He lived at Nelson Street, Halifax [1857].

On Saturday, 7th November 1857, he was one of a group of men drinking at the Waterhouse Arms, Halifax. An argument broke out over a game of bagatelle.

The landlord, James Richardson, threw the group out, and a fight broke out in which Jackson attacked William Lockwood, who was also in the pub. Jackson attacked Lockwood, knocking him down, and jumping on his chest or abdomen.

Lockwood died within a few minutes from the rupture of a blood vessel in the brain.

Jackson was known as a cruel, unfeeling man.

At the Coroner's Inquest, the Jury returned a verdict of Manslaughter and Jackson was taken to York Castle for trial at the Assizes

Jackson, SarahRef 141-8880
[1818-1871]
She was gassed in her home & died 12th January 1871

Jackson, SimeonRef 141-2
[1819-1???]
Illegitimate son of Mary Jackson of Hove Edge.

Baptised at St Matthew's Church, Lightcliffe [9th May 1819].

See Squire Jackson

Jackson, SquireRef 141-77
[1828-1???]
Illegitimate son of Mary Jackson of Hove Edge.

Baptised at St Matthew's Church, Lightcliffe [23rd September 1828]

See Simeon Jackson

Jackson, T. J.Ref 141-24
[18??-191?]
Of Southowram.

He served in World War I.

He died in the conflict.

He is remembered on Southowram War Memorial

Jackson, ThomasRef 141-25
[1???-1???]
He married Clementina Rayner.


Clementina was the daughter of
John Rayner
 

Children:

  1. child
  2. child
  3. child
  4. child
  5. child

Somewhere along the line, the family may have gone to the USA. At least 3 of the children certainly did

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Jackson, ThomasRef 141-6400
[17??-18??]
Of
Moorhey Farm, Walsden.

He married Betty Sutcliffe.

Child: Zachariah

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Jackson, Rev ThomasRef 141-136
[1783-1873]
Highly-respected Methodist minister. He served at a great many places across Britain, including Sowerby Bridge

Jackson, ThomasRef 141-187
[18??-19??]
He had business as an engineer and machinist at
Spa Hole Mill, Blackshawhead [1905]

Jackson, ThomasRef 141-66
[1816-18??]
Born in Walsden.

He was a cotton twister [1871].

He married Sarah [1817-18??].


Sarah / Sally was born in Stansfield
 

Child: Elizabeth [1845-1889] who married Edmund Shackleton.

They lived at Knowlwood, Walsden [1871].

Living with them [in 1871] were daughter Elizabeth, her husband and children.

Thomas was dead by 1881, and the widowed Sally was living with daughter Elizabeth and family

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Jackson, ThomasRef 141-94
[1824-1861]
Born in Heptonstall.

He was a warehouseman [1858] / a manufacturing chemist [1851].

He married Maria [1821-1881].


Maria was born in Halifax
 

Children:

  1. Charlotte [1849-1858]
  2. Mary Hannah [1851-1858]

They lived at Lower Shaw Hill, Halifax [1851].

Thomas died 21st January 1861 (aged 37).

In [Q3] 1876, Maria (possibly) married (2) William Maude in Halifax.

She died 17th April 1881 (aged 60).

Members of the family were buried at Lister Lane Cemetery [Plot 3572] with an unidentified Hudson Thompson [1824-1883] (stuff presser) 

Jackson, ThomasRef 141-104
[1827-1911]
Born in Walsden.

He was

He was a cotton beamer [1881] / a miner.

He married (1) Emma [1826-1???].


Emma was born in Todmorden
 

Children:

  1. William
  2. Sarah Ann [1860-1901] who married John Barker
  3. Molly [b 1862] who was a cotton weaver [1881]

The family lived at

  • Beswick Street, Bottoms, Walsden [1881]
  • 8 Square Road, Walsden [1891]
  • 3 Travis Street, Walsden [1901]
  • 36 Ramsden Wood Road, Walsden [1911]

Living with them [in 1881] were son William and grandson Thomas Jackson [b 1879].

Living with the widowed Thomas [in 1901] was daughter Sarah Ann Barker [b 1860] (housekeeper) and grandson Thomas Barker [b 1885] (cotton throstle hand).

Sarah Ann died at the Todmorden Union Workhouse [15th October 1901] (aged 41).

After her death, her son Thomas lived with her father.

Thomas died in Todmorden [27th September 1911] (aged 85) 

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Jackson, ThomasRef 141-40
[1850-1919]
Born in Hebden Bridge.

He was a weaver [1873].

On 24th May 1873, he married Grace Greenwood [1854-1928] in Halifax.


Grace was born in Hebden Bridge.
 

Children:

  1. Annie Maria [b 1873]
  2. Herbert [b 1875]
  3. Owen [b 1877]
  4. Emily [b 1879]
  5. Ada [b 1882]
  6. Arnold [b 1887]
  7. Mary Grace [b 1890]
  8. Alpha
  9. Alice Maud [b 1894]
  10. Phyllis Gertrude [b 1898]

The children were born in Wadsworth.

The family lived at 11 Chapel Avenue, Hebden Bridge [1911, 1915]

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Jackson, ThomasRef 141-62
[1853-19??]
Born in Bishop Thornton, Yorkshire.

He was a joiner [1891, 1901] / a bandsman with the Harrogate Volunteers [for 17 years].

He married Mary Ann [1854-1907].


Mary Ann was born in Birstwith, Yorkshire.
 

Children:

  1. Alfred [b 1879] who was a cotton overlooker [1901]
  2. Robert
  3. John William [b 1882] who was a wire drawer employed by  Frederick Smith & Company [1901]

    He enlisted [World War I] but  was brought back as a skilled worker

  4. Ada [b 1883]
  5. Arthur [b 1885] who was a cabinet maker [1901]
  6. Walter [b 1889] who was a lather boy for barber [1901],  and served with the Duke of Wellington's Regiment [World War I]
  7. Thomas Herbert [b 1890] who served with the West Riding  Regiment [World War I]
  8. Lewis [b 1893] who served with the Canadian Infantry  [World War I]

They lived at

  • Batchelor Gardens, Bilton, Harrogate [1891]
  • 4 Bowman Terrace, Halifax [1901]
  • 4 Peel's Court, Upper Brunswick Street, Halifax [1916]

Thomas was an inmate at the Halifax Union Workhouse [1911]

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Jackson, ThomasRef 141-85
[1858-19??]
Born in Farndon, Nottinghamshire.

He was a miller [1891] / a corn miller [1901, 1911].

In 1885, he married Ellen Allwood [1861-1910] in Mansfield, Nottinghamshire.


Ellen was born in Mansfield
 

Children:

  1. Tom George
  2. Harry Stansall [1890-1893]
  3. Alfred James [b 1894] who was a shop assistant for tea  merchant [1911]
  4. Miriam [b 1896]
  5. Louie [1898-1903]
  6. Carrie Alexandra [b 1903]

They lived at

  • Farndon, Newark, Nottinghamshire [1891]
  • 63 Crossley Hill, Halifax [1901]
  • 6 Penuel Place, Siddal, Halifax [1911]

Ellen died in 1910 (aged 49) 

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Jackson, ThomasRef 141-90
[1858-1936]

He married Emma Jackson [1861-1938].

Children:

  1. Harry who died 18th September 1888 (aged 14 months) 
  2. Arnold

They lived at Beestonley, Stainland.

Thomas died 20th September 1936 (aged 78).

Emma Jackson died 20th January 1938 (aged 77).

Members of the family were buried at Providence Congregational Church, Stainland [Grave Ref: S3/258]

Jackson, ThomasRef 141-19
[1879-1918]
Son of
William Jackson.

Born in Walsden.

He was a cotton operative [1891] / a cotton weaver [1901] / a plain cotton weaver [1911] / employed at Hollins Mill.

During World War I, he joined up [April 1916] and he served as a Private with the 1st/4th Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment).

He was sent to France in July 1916.

He died 13th March 1918 (aged 39).

The Todmorden & District News [22nd March 1918] reported his death


Private Tom Jackson, Duke of Wellington's, killed by a shell, aged 39.

His brother, Harry, joined up in September 1914

 

The following week's Edition [29th March 1918] published his photograph.

He was buried at Aeroplane Cemetery, Belgium [Grave Ref VII C 30].

He is remembered in the Todmorden Garden of Remembrance

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Jackson, ThomasRef 141-83
[1880-19??]
Born in Keighley.

He was a stone dresser [1911].

In [Q2] 1908, he married Marian Eliza Lumb in Halifax.


Marian Eliza was the daughter of
George Lumb.

She had an illegitimate son: Clifford Lumb.

She was a cotton weaver [1911]

 

Child: Phyllis [b 1909]

They lived at 16 Bamford St. Nelson, Lancs [1911].

Living with them [in 1911] were Marian Eliza's son Clifford Lumb and Thomas's widowed mother Hannah Jackson [b 1851].

Marian Eliza died in Nelson [Q2 1957] (aged 79) 

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Jackson, ThomasRef 141-50
[1893-1915]
Son of
Abraham Jackson.

Born in Walsden.

He was a cotton weaver [1911] / employed by the Eagle Raising & Finishing Company at  Smallbridge.

During World War I, he enlisted at Rochdale [January 1915] and served as a Private with the 2nd Battalion Devonshire Regiment.

He was killed in action in France [18th June 1915] (aged 22).

The Rochdale Observer [17th July 1915] reported his death with a photograph. His mother was badly affected by Thomas's death and died on 12th November 1916.

He was buried at Rue-Du-Bacquerot (13th London) Graveyard, Laventie, France [Grave Ref G 8] and on Todmorden War Memorial

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Jackson, TomRef 141-7760
[1866-1935]
He married Annie [1868-1939].

The couple were buried at Bethesda Primitive Methodist Chapel, Bank Top

Jackson, TomRef 141-21
[1897-1918]
Son of
Sam Jackson.

Born in Todmorden.

He was an iron turner's apprentice at tin plate works [1911] / a mechanic at the Corporation garage [1916].

During World War I, he joined up [April 1918]. and served as a Private with the 10th Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own).

He died 5th September 1918 (aged 21).

He had been in France less than a fortnight when he was killed.


There appears to be some confusion about the date of his death:

  • The newspaper article [of the 4th October 1918] says he was killed on the 4th of September, as does the original typed form on the CWGC website, as does the World War I Pension Ledgers and Index Cards record
  • The neatly printed page on the CWGC website says the 5th of September, as does the Soldiers Died in the Great War record
  • The Army Register of Soldiers' Effects says he died on the 4th/5th of September
 

The Todmorden & District News [4th October 1918] reported his death


Pte T. Jackson, West Yorks. Regiment, killed in action on the 4th of September, aged 21
 

He was buried at Lebucquière Communal Cemetery Extension, France [Grave Ref IV D 15].

He is remembered on Todmorden War Memorial, and on the Memorial at Todmorden Unitarian Church

He is remembered in the Todmorden Garden of Remembrance

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Jackson, Tom GeorgeRef 141-59
[1889-1918]
Son of
Thomas Jackson.

Born in Farndon, Nottinghamshire.

He was a member of the Railway Mission Choir / a house painter [1911] / employed by Jackson & Sunderland, decorators of Lee Mount.

In [Q3] 1912, he married Naomi Crowther in Halifax.

They had one child.

They lived at 15 Padan Street, Siddal [1918].

During World War I, he served as a Sapper with the 87th Field Company Royal Engineers.

He was killed in action [28th March 1918] (aged 29).

His photograph appears with reports of his death in the Halifax Courier [27th April & 4th May 1918].

He was buried at Bouzincourt Communal Cemetery Extension, France [Grave Ref I J 13].

He is remembered in the Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance.

In [Q3] 1920, Naomi married Joseph Marriott in Halifax.

They lived at 111 Bawtry Road, Tinsley, Sheffield

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Jackson, W.Ref 141-130
[17??-18??]
A schoolmaster at premises in Bridge Lanes, Hebden Bridge which he shared with
Mr Taylor

Jackson, WalterRef 141-10
[1884-1918]
Son of
Fergus Jackson.

Born in Burnley, Lancashire.

He was a bobbin worker [1901] / a screenman in flour mill [1911] / employed at Stansfield Corn Mill.

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 9th Battalion Lancashire Fusiliers, then was transferred to 16th Battalion.

He died of wounds [28th February 1918] (aged 33).

The Todmorden & District News [15th March 1918] reported his death


Private Walter Jackson, Lancashire Fusiliers, died on Thursday 28th February 1918, aged 33.

On the previous Friday, he was taken to a casualty station in France with severe wounds to the abdomen and right arm.

His brother, Gunner Albert Jackson of the Royal Garrison Artillery is in Palestine

 

The following week's Edition [22nd March 1918] published his photograph.

He was buried at Mendinghem Military Cemetery, Belgium [Grave Ref IX E 3].

He is remembered in the Todmorden Garden of Remembrance.

His brother Albert also died in the War

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Jackson, WalterRef 141-63
[1906-1942]
Son of Kate & Eli Jackson.

He married Mabel.

They lived in Rastrick.

During World War II, and he served as a Corporal with the Royal Armoured Corps Queen's Own Yorkshire Dragoons.

He died 3rd November 1942 (aged 36).

He was buried at El Alamein War Cemetery, Egypt [Grave Ref XVII B 23]

Jackson, Walter HenryRef 141-53
[1898-1917]
Son of
William Jackson.

He was a helper (carpet weaving) [1911] / employed by Holdsworth's at Shaw Lodge Mills, Halifax.

During World War I, he enlisted [July 1915] and served as a Private with the 12th Battalion Highland Light Infantry.

He died of wounds in hospital [4th January 1917] (aged 19).

The Halifax Courier [13th January 1917] reported his death with a photograph.

He was buried at Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Extension, France [Grave Ref IV F 4].

He is remembered in the Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance, (possibly) on the Halifax Parish Church Members (WWI) Memorial, (possibly) on the Memorial at Saint Augustine's Church, Pellon, and (possibly) on the Memorial at Stannary Congregational Church, Halifax

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Jackson, Walter JesseRef 141-345
[1870-1958]
Born in Gloucester.

He was a player with Halifax RLFC [1894] / a three-quarter back for Yorkshire / a rivetter [1901] / a boiler maker [1911].

He won caps for England against Scotland while at Halifax.

On 7th August 1892, he married Ellen Elizabeth Griffiths [1872-1917] at St Michael's Church, Gloucester.


Ellen Elizabeth was born in Gloucester
 

Children:

  1. Frederick Stanley [1893-1949] who was a mill hand  (worsted spinner) [1911] & served with Duke of Wellington's (West  Riding Regiment) [WW1]
  2. Milford John
  3. Walter Jesse
  4. Annie [1898-2003]
  5. Lewis [1905-1987]

They lived at

  • 19 Pitt Street, Halifax [1901]
  • 336 Queens Road, Halifax [1911, 1916]

The 3 oldest sons served in World War I. Milford John & Walter Jesse died in the War.

Walter Jesse died on 9th June 1917, in the same week as his mother Ellen Elizabeth

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Jackson, Walter JesseRef 141-35
[1896-1917]
Son of
Walter Jesse Jackson.

Born in Halifax [Q2 1896].

He was a mill hand (worsted) [1911] / a driller with J. P. Farrar [1916].

During World War I, he enlisted [27th May 1916] and served as a Private with the 33rd Battalion Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) - formerly with the West Yorkshire Regiment.

He died of wounds [9th June 1917].

His mother died in the same week in Halifax.

He was buried at Messines Ridge British Cemetery, Belgium [Grave Ref II E 36].

He is remembered in the Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance, (possibly) on the Halifax Parish Church Members (WWI) Memorial, on the Roll of Honour at Saint Augustine's Church, Pellon, and (possibly) on the Memorial at Stannary Congregational Church, Halifax.

His brother Milford John also died in the War

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Jackson, WilbertRef 141-41
[1893-1918]
Son of
Greenwood Jackson.

Born in Hebden Bridge.

He was a cotton weaver [1911].

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 1st/6th Battalion Lancashire Fusiliers.

He was killed in action [11th February 1918].

He was buried at Gorre British & Indian Cemetery, France [Grave Ref V D 12]

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Jackson, WilbertRef 141-6
[1894-1915]
Son of
William Jackson.

He was a sewing warehouseman fustian [1911] / employed by Ashworth's shuttle shop, Royd Works.

During World War I, he served as an ambulance man with the Royal Marines Medical Unit.

He died from a severe attack of pneumonia at the Norwood Cottage Hospital, Crystal Palace [23rd January 1915] (aged 21).

He was buried at Wainsgate Baptist Church, Hebden Bridge

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Jackson, WilkinsonRef 141-57
[1847-1899]
Son of
Joseph Jackson.

Born in Bradford.

He was a mechanic [1871] / a silk spinner [1875] / an apprentice machine maker [1861] / a confectioner's traveller [1881] / a confectioner [1891, 1899].

In [Q3] 1871, he married Mary Hannah Bancroft [1846-1924] in Halifax.

Children:

  1. Arthur William
  2. Percy Granville who died 23rd April 1875 (aged 10 months)   & was buried with his parents
  3. Harry [b 1881]

They lived at

  • 72 Lister Lane, Halifax [1881]
  • 45 Parliament Street, Halifax [1891]

Wilkinson died 23rd January 1899 (aged 51), and was buried at Lister Lane Cemetery [Plot 1068].

After his death, Mary carried on the business as a confectioner.

She was at 68 Gibbet Lane, Halifax [1901].

She died 26th November 1924 (aged 78), and is recorded as being buried with her husband & son, but her name does not appear on the headstone

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Jackson, WilliamRef 141-241
[14??-15??]
Minister at
St Peter's Church, Sowerby [1555]

Jackson, WilliamRef 141-9660
[16??-1???]

He married Unknown.

Child: William

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Jackson, WilliamRef 141-61
[1653-1???]
Of Halifax.

Son of William Jackson.

Baptised at Halifax Parish Church [8th May 1653].

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. Jo [bapt 1685]
  2. William [bapt 1687]
  3. John
  4. Mary [bapt 1693]
  5. Ellin [bapt 1696]
  6. Mary [bapt 1696]
  7. Rachell [bapt 1700]
  8. Thomas [bapt 1704]
  9. Mary [bapt 1711]

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Jackson, WilliamRef 141-113
[1750-1815]
Son of
Dr Cyril Jackson. He (possibly) attended Heath Grammar School.

He was Regius Professor of Greek at Oxford. He became Bishop of Oxford – after the Prince Regent failed to persuade his brother, Cyril, to accept the post.

He died unmarried

Jackson, WilliamRef 141-26
[18??-1???]
Bottler / brewer of Hebden Bridge

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Jackson, WilliamRef 141-303
[18??-1???]
Fancy goods dealer at 4
Corn Market, Halifax [1881]

Jackson, WilliamRef 141-184
[18??-18??]
Of
Hartshead Hall. He was Guardian of the Poor for Hartshead [1865]

Jackson, WilliamRef 141-80
[1828-1???]
Illegitimate son of Elizabeth Jackson of Hipperholme.

Baptised at St John the Baptist, Coley [9th March 1828]

Jackson, WilliamRef 141-81
[1831-1893]
He lived at Mount Street, Lower Edge, Elland.

William died in Halifax Infirmary [9th June 1893] (aged 62), from injuries sustained on 20th March 1893 whilst working for Richard Marsden at Lower Edge Quarries, Rastrick

Jackson, WilliamRef 141-5
[1843-1913]
Son of John Jackson, draper.

Born in Wadsworth.

He was a tailor & draper [1871] / a tailor's cutter [1881, 1886, 1891] / a tailor's cutter fustian [1901].

In 1867, he married (1) Mary Sutcliffe [1846-1885] in Todmorden.


Mary was born in Heptonstall
 

Children:

  1. Arthur [b 1869] who was a cotton bobbin carrier [1881], a  fustian cutter [1891]
  2. Annie [b 1872] who was a fustian tailoress [1891]
  3. Sarah Elizabeth [b 1874] who was a fustian tailoress  [1891], a machinist fustian [1901], a sewing machinist clothing  factory [1911]
  4. Dan Farrar [b 1879] who was a hairdresser assistant  [1891], a tailor's cutter fustian [1901]
  5. Ethel Eliza [b 1881] who was a machinist fustian [1901]

Mary died in 1885 (aged 40).

In 1886, he married (2) Margaret Jane Greenwood [1865-1906] at Halifax Parish Church.


Margaret Jane, of Walker Lane, Wadsworth, was the daughter of William Greenwood, farmer
 

Children:

  1. Ben Albert [b 1888] who was a machinist slipper works  [1901], an assistant gas engine [1911]
  2. Sam [b 1890] who was a weaver cotton [1911]
  3. John William [b 1891] who was a tailors cutter fustian  [1911]
  4. Wilbert [b 1894] who was a sewing warehouseman  fustian [1911]
  5. twins Janie [b 1897] who was a sewing machinist clothing  factory [1911]
  6. Lillie [b 1897] who was a sewing machinist clothing  factory [1911]

Margaret Jane died in 1906 (aged 40).

They lived at

  • Wood Bottom, Wadsworth, Hebden Bridge [1871]
  • Fair View, Wadsworth [1881]
  • 16 Royd Square, Heptonstall [1891, 1901]
  • 12 Royd Square, Hebden Bridge [1911]

Living with them [in 1871] was mother-in-law Ann Sutcliffe [aged 49] (factory operative).

William died in 1913 (aged 70) 

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Jackson, WilliamRef 141-102
[1847-1912]
JP.

Son of Jeremiah Jackson.

He was a Liberal / one of the first Aldermen of the Borough of Todmorden [1896] / Mayor of Todmorden [1902-1905] / President of Todmorden Co-operative Society [1892-1899, 1902-1909] / head of Jeremiah Jackson & Sons / a teacher at Bridge Street Sunday School.

On 14th March 1907, he married Martha Ann Crabtree in Southport.

They lived at Byrom Street, Todmorden.

Jackson, WilliamRef 141-128
[1851-1???]
Son of
Thomas Jackson, warper.

Born in Todmorden.

He was a warper of Square, Todmorden [1873] / a cotton warper [1881, 1891, 1901, 1911].

On 1st February 1873, he married (1) Elizabeth Greenwood [1848-1880] at St Peter's Church, Walsden.


Elizabeth, a mill hand of Hollins Mount, Todmorden, was the daughter of Thomas Greenwood, mill hand
 

Child: Thomas

Elizabeth died 21st December 1880 (aged 33).

The Todmorden Advertiser & Hebden Bridge Newsletter [24th December 1880] reported her death.

In [Q1] 1887, he married (2) Hannah Hird [1856-19??] in Todmorden.


Hannah was born in Wadsworth, Hebden Bridge
 

Children:

  1. Fergus E. [b 1888]
  2. Lily [b Q2/1889] who married [Todmorden Q1 1910]  Eugene Bernard Bellenger & was a plain cotton weaver [1911]
  3. Harry [b 1896] who was a buffalo tanner [1911]

They lived at

  • 10 Beswick Street, Walsden [1873]
  • Beswick Street, Bottoms, Walsden (William & son  Thomas living with William's  parents) [1881]
  • 8 Square Road, Walsden [1891]
  • 30 Square Road, Walsden [1901]
  • 1 Silver Street, Walsden [1911]

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Jackson, WilliamRef 141-36
[1852-19??]
Born in Halifax.

He was a cabinet maker employing 1 man [1881] / a cabinet maker [1891, 1901] / a licensed toffee hawker [1911].

In 1873, he married Emma Spencer [1856-19??] in Halifax.


Emma was born in Halifax
 

Children:

  1. Gertrude Helena [b 1873]
  2. Mary Hannah [b 1874] who was a worsted winder [1891]
  3. Herbert Sutcliffe [b 1876] who was a cabinet maker [1891]
  4. Arthur Brinton [b 1878] who was a worsted doffer [1891],  a cabinet maker [1901]
  5. Arnold Leopold [b 1880] who was a worsted setter [1891],  a boiler shop fitter [1901]
  6. Edith A. [b 1882] who was a pinafore machinist [1901]
  7. Clement F. [b 1888] who was a worsted doffer [1901]
  8. Emma Maud [b 1889] who was a worsted bobbin sider [1901],  an underclothing machinist [1911]
  9. Vincent L. [1891] who died in his first year
  10. Willie Spencer [b 1895] who was a carpet weaving creeler  [1911]
  11. Walter Henry

The children were born in Halifax.

The family lived at

  • 18 Colin Street, Halifax [1881]
  • 3 Smith Street, Halifax [1891]
  • 5 Plymouth Grove, Halifax [1901]
  • 31 Baines Street, Halifax [1911]
  • 25 Broad Tree Terrace, Lee Mount, Halifax [1917]

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Jackson, WilliamRef 141-117
[1866-19??]
Born in Lanes, Todmorden.

He was a warehouseman (cotton mill) [1901].

He married Fanny Roberts.


Fanny was the daughter of
William Roberts
 

Child: Fred [b 1898]

The family lived at Henshaw Road, Todmorden [1901].

Living with them [in 1901] was Fanny's widowed mother Martha Roberts [b 1842] (living on own means) 

Jackson, William HerbertRef 141-162
[18??-19??]
Halifax solicitor at 5 Fountain Street, Halifax [1934].

He qualified in November 1896

Jackson, WillieRef 141-51
[1900-1918]
Son of
Allan Jackson.

He was employed in the offices of Miles Sykes & Son at Sowerby Bridge / a Sergeant in the Church Lads' Brigade of Halifax Parish Church.

During World War I, he enlisted [October 1917] and served as a Rifleman with the 9th Battalion King's Royal Rifle Corps, posted with the London Regiment.

He went to France [April 1918].

He died of wounds [26th June 1918] (aged 18).

A memorial service was held at Halifax Parish Church [7th July 1917].

His photograph appears with reports of his death in the Halifax Courier [6th July & 13th July 1918].

He was buried at Pernois British Cemetery, Halloy-Les-Pernois, France [Grave Ref II D 14]

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Jackson, Willie ClaytonRef 141-31
[1889-1917]
Son of
Charles Jackson.

Born in Elland [30th January 1889].

He was a twiner piecer (cotton spinner) [1911] for W. M. Smeeton Limited [for 8 years].

On 15th October 1910, he married Minnie Gertrude Adams at Halifax Parish Church.


Minnie Gertrude was born in Pontefract.

She was a worsted twister (worsted spinner) [1911]

 

Children:

  1. Phyliss [1911-1915]
  2. Vera [b 1915]
  3. twins Hilda [1917-1918]
  4. Willie [1917-1918]

They lived at 23 Browning Avenue, Siddal, Halifax [with Willie's widowed mother 1911] 25 Whitegate Terrace, Siddal [1917]

During World War I, he enlisted in Elland [6th December 1915], and was held in reserve until being shipped to France [5th February 1917].

When he went to France, Willie may not have known Minnie was pregnant with twins Hilda and Willie who were born 2nd October 1917, and both died early 1918.

He served as a Private with the 16th Battalion Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment).

He was killed in action 14 days after being sent to the Front [9th April 1917].

The Halifax Courier [26th May 1917] reported his death with a photograph.

He was buried at Bailleul Road East Cemetery, Saint-Laurent-Blangy, France [Grave Ref I A 7].

He is remembered in the Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance, and on the Halifax Parish Church Members (WWI) Memorial

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Jackson, WrightRef 141-125
[1870-19??]
Born in Walsden.

He was a cotton weaver [1901] / a coal salesman [1911] / a cotton weaver for W. L. Sandbach & Company at Ridgefoot Mill,  Todmorden [1921].

On 7th April 1894, he married Rosa Kate Kiddle.

The Todmorden & District News [13th April 1894] reported the marriage


Mr Wright Jackson of Hollins Turn married Miss Rosa Kate Kiddle of Spring Vale, Walsden, at Inchfield Bottom Chapel
 


Rosa Kate was born in Pulham, Dorset.

She was a cotton weaver [1911]

 

Child: Henry.

They lived at

  • 2 Simeon Street, Walsden [1901]
  • 2 Railway View, Walsden [1911, 1921]

Living with them [in 1921] was niece Annie Jackson [b 1893] cotton weaver for Caleb Hoyle Limited at Hollins Mill, Walsden

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Jackson, YoungRef 141-12
[1883-1918]
Son of
John Jackson.

Born in Todmorden.

He was a bread hawker [1901] / a plate layer of Ramsden Wood [1902] / a railway plate layer [1911].

In [Q3] 1902, he married Bertha Stansfield [1884-19??] at St Peter's Church, Walsden.


Bertha of Ramsden Wood, Walsden, was born in Walsden, the daughter of John Stansfield.

She was a cotton weaver [1911], a cotton weaver for Bottoms Mill Limited at Bottoms Mill, Walsden

 

Children:

  1. Jim [b 1905] who was a textile fabric washing machinist  for the Ramsden Wood Print Works, at Walsden [1921]
  2. Frank [b 1912]
  3. Young [b posthumously October 1918]

They lived at

  • 16 Ramsden Wood Road, Walsden [1911]
  • 40 Ramsden Wood Road, Walsden [1918, 1921]

Living with the widowed Bertha [in 1921] were her parents and sister Martha Ann.

During World War I, Young joined up [November 1916] and he served as a 2nd Corporal with the 269th Railway Operating Company Royal Engineers.

He died 29th May 1918 (aged 35).

The Todmorden & District News [14th June 1918] reported his death


Corporal Young Jackson, Railway Company, Royal Engineers, killed instantly by a shell at about 4:00 am on the 29th of May, aged 35
 

The Todmorden Advertiser & Hebden Bridge Newsletter [21st June 1918] published a message from his widow:


In loving memory of my dear husband, Corporal Young Jackson, R.E., killed in France, May 29th, 1918.

I pictured his safe arrival,
and hoped again to clasp his hand,
But God has postponed the meeting
Till we meet in that better land.

May his reward be as great as his sacrifice.

From his loving Wife and Sons, Jim and Frank

 

The Todmorden & District News [21st June 1918] published his photograph.

He was buried at Aubigny Communal Cemetery Extension, France [Grave Ref IV H 2].

He is remembered in the Todmorden Garden of Remembrance, and on the Memorial at Oddfellows' Hall, Todmorden.

His brother Freeman Jackson also died in the War

Jackson, ZachariahRef 141-343
[1816-1880]
Son of
Thomas Jackson.

Born at Moorhey Farm, Walsden.

He was lock keeper at Longlees Lock / East Summit Lock [1851, 1861, 1871].

In 1854, he left to live in Manchester.

In 1838, he married Susan Mitchell in Rochdale.


Susan was the daughter of Ogden Mitchell
 

Children:

  1. Betty
  2. Ogden [b 1843] who was a cotton worker [1861]
  3. Mally [b 1844] who was a cotton worker [1861] & married  Mr Hollinrake
  4. Alice [1845-1880] who was a cotton worker [1861] &  married Michael Uttley
  5. Grace [b 1849] who was a cotton worker [1861]
  6. (possibly) Matty [b 1850] who was a cotton worker [1861]
  7. Ellen [b 1852]
  8. James [b 1854]
  9. Sarah Ann [b 1856]
  10. Susannah [b 1858]
  11. Martin

They lived at

  • Lane Bottom, Todmorden & Walsden [1841]
  • Lock House, Blatchinworth & Calderbrook, Littleborough, Rochdale  [1851]
  • East Summit Lock House, Blatchinworth & Calderbrook [1861, 1871]

Living with them [in 1841] was Abraham Jackson [b 1806] (quarryman).

Living with them [in 1851] were brother-in-law Ogden Mitchell [b 1831] (stone labourer)  and sister-in-law Ellen Mitchell [b 1824] (cotton weaver) 

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Jackson, ZachariahRef 141-119
[1816-1897]
Born in Walsden [27th March 1816].

He was a power loom weaver [1851] / a weaver [1861] / a cotton weaver [1871, 1881, 1891].

He married Mary [1816-1889].


Mary was born in Walsden
 

Children:

  1. Martha [b 1841] who was an errand girl [1851], a winder  [1861]
  2. James [b 1844] who was an errand boy [1851], a winder  [1861]
  3. Mary [b 1845] who was a weaver [1861], a cotton frame  tenter [1871], a cotton weaver [1881]
  4. Nancy [20th November 1846-8th Sept 1884] who was a frame  tenter [1861], a weaver [1871], a cotton weaver [1881]
  5. Sally [1848-19th December 1893] who was a piecer [1861],  a weaver [1871], a cotton weaver [1881, 1891]
  6. Robert [b 1855] who was a clog iron maker [1871]
  7. Elizabeth [b 1860] a cotton frame tenter [1871], a cotton  weaver [1881]
  8. Ann [b 1860] who was a knitter (seamstress) [1881], a  stocking knitter [1891]

They lived at

  • Ramsden Wood, Todmorden [1851, 1861]
  • 1 Carr Terrace, Todmorden & Walsden [1871]
  • Bottoms, Walsden [1881, 1884]
  • 27 Bottoms, Walsden [1891]

Living with them [in 1861] was Zachariah's widowed mother Ann Jackson [b 1795].

Mary died 12th July 1889 (aged 73).

Zachariah died 4th August 1897 (aged 80).

The couple & the children () were buried at Lumbutts United Methodist Free Church

Families

The Jackson family of HalifaxRef 141-93


Question: The information here is taken from the archives at Lister Lane Cemetery.

Does anyone know anything more about the members of this family?

 

Members of the family were buried at Lister Lane Cemetery [Plot 432]

  • William Henry Jackson [1828-1849]
  • Martha Mitchell Jackson [1825-1850]
  • John Jackson [1826-1859] who was an oil merchant
  • Mary Jackson [1798-1864]
  • Frederick William Jackson [1865-1868] – who is not named  on the gravestone

The Jackson family of WalsdenRef 141-27

Surname

Jackson surnameRef 141-1
A patronymic surname meaning son of Jack, a form of John.

Entries for people with the surname Jackson are discussed in this SideTrack. Other forms of the surname are not included here.


Unattached BMDs for Jackson

Births 1541, 1552; Baptisms 1593, 1595, 1617, 1618, 1691, 1718, 1719, 1721; Marriages 1577, 1578, 1590, 1592, 1835, 1855, 1869, 1902, 1907, 1910, 1924, 1930, 1947; Deaths 1810, 1899, 1907; Deaths 1620, 1638

Unattached burials at Lister Lane Cemetery: Plot 3762

 



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