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Henry Jackson

Male Abt 1606 - Bef 1686  (~ 80 years)


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  • Name Henry Jackson  [1
    Born Abt 1606  England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died Bef 21 Jun 1686  Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • inventory
    Notes 
    • Came from London aged 29 on Elizabeth and Ann, 1635 ; settled first in Watertown, Mass., where he was a lessee of fishing rights. Rem. to Fairfield, where he made an agreement with the town about the tide mill, 2 Feb. 1648 (1648/9); and sold the mill to Thomas Morehouse, 1653.
      He bought land in Fairfield, 16 June 1650, from Thomas Wheeler, Jr.
      Will 11 Nov. 1682, proved 22 Sept. 1686 ; son Moses, house at "Poquanocke"; son Samuel already had land ; gr. child Moses Jackson, land at Compo; son John; gr. child Samuel Jackson; wife; the old negro woman; sons John, Moses, and Samuel, and dau. Hannah; Maj. Nathan Gold and Mr. Josiah Harvey, overseers; portion due to Est. of my son Joseph per her father Godwin's will; five children of son Joseph. Inv. 21 June 1686,
      Adm'n was granted, 13 Jan. 1718/9, to the gr. sons John and Robert Jackson, on undivided lands belonging to the Est. of Henry Jackson; distribution ordered to the legal representatives of the sons, John (eldest), Moses, Samuel, and Joseph. Distribution, dated Stratfield, 3 Jan. 1720; heirs of John Jackson, viz. Moses and John Jackson, and Susanna Lyon; heirs of Moses Jackson, viz. Robert Jackson and Deborah Smith; heirs of Samuel Jackson, viz. Daniel, Jonathan, Ebenezer, and Gabriel Jackson, Hannah Jennings, Deborah Fairchild, Rachel Lyon, and Abigail; and Sarah wife of John Bartram [2]
    Person ID I40688  Mindrum
    Last Modified 10 Mar 2017 

    Family Unknown,   d. Dec  
    Children 
     1. John Jackson,   b. Abt 1640,   d. Bef 11 Nov 1689, Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 49 years)
     2. Hannah Jackson,   b. Abt 1642
     3. Moses Jackson,   b. Abt 1646,   d. 13 Nov 1712, Stratfield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 66 years)
     4. Samuel Jackson,   b. Abt 1648,   d. Bef 12 Feb 1714/5  (Age ~ 67 years)
     5. Joseph Jackson,   b. Abt 1650,   d. Bef 31 Oct 1681  (Age ~ 31 years)
    Last Modified 14 Mar 2017 
    Family ID F27571  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S1701] History and Genealogy of the Families of Old Fairfield, Donald L. Jacobus, (Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor Co., New Haven, CT, 1930), p. I:319.

    2. [S1701] History and Genealogy of the Families of Old Fairfield, Donald L. Jacobus, (Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor Co., New Haven, CT, 1930), p. I:319-320.