Abt 1648 - Bef 1715 (~ 67 years)
||Samuel Jackson  |
||Abt 1648 
||Bef 12 Feb 1714/5 
- Married (1) ____. We may suspect that her name was Jedidah, for both her son Henry and dau. Abigail conferred this uncommon name on their respective eldest daus. Thomas Skidmore had a dau. named Jedidah, who m. Edward Higbee, and was of proper age to be mother or aunt of Samuel Jackson's wife.
Married (2) Phebe, widow of William Lyon and Daniel Crofut; she m. (4) Zachariah Lawrence.
Will 30 Aug. 1712; wife, Exec'x ; to daus. Hannah, Deborah, Rachel, and Abigail, moveable Est.; lands already disposed to sons by deed.
Inv. 12 Feb. 1714/5 ; Widow Phebe. She appeared under the name Phebe Lawrence, 2 Mar. 1715.
Children [by first wife], three recorded at Fairfield, younger ones bapt. at Stratfield
Samuel, b. 19 June [167—], d, y.
Nathaniel, b. 6 Mar. [167—], d. y.
Hannah, b. 17 Mar. 167[-1, bapt. 6 Apr. 1701; m. (1) at Stratfield, 15 Apr. 1709, Nathaniel Lyon; m. (2) Matthew Jennings.
Joshua, d. in 1698; Inv. 10 Jan. 1698 [1698/91; m. Elizabeth Sanford, dau. of Ezekiel, b. 6 Sept. 1679; she m. (2) Joseph Jackson, and (3) Thomas Chambers. Only child: Joshua, bapt. at Stratfield, 16 Oct. 1698, d. y. Adm'n on Joshua's Est. granted to widow Elizabeth and her father-in-law Samuel Jackson, who promised to add £10 for the use of widow and child of his son, and gave to his gr. son Joshua his right in the pasture and lot of [his own] father Henry Jackson.
Henry, b. abt. 1679, bapt. 6 Apr. 1701.
Deborah, b.____, bapt. 6 Apr. 1701; m. (in 1701), Alexander Fairchild.
Rachel, m. Moses Lyon, of Newtown.
Jonathan, bapt. 21 July 1695; chose Sergt. John Odell for guardian, 5 Jan. 1714/5. He, of Stratfield, blacksmith, conveyed 1717 part of gr. father Jackson's long lot held in common with bro. Ebenezer. Of Newtown, he conveyed 1728.
Abigail, b. (say 1696), d. at Woodbury, 2 Nov. 1772; m. (rec. Woodbury) 6 Nov. 1717, Cornelius Bronson, Jr. They conveyed to James Dennie, 16 June 1743, one-thirtieth of land that originally belonged to Henry Jackson.
Ebenezer, bapt. 16 Oct. 1698; chose Henry Jackson for guardian, 5 Jan. 1714/5; resided Wilton. He, of Norwalk, conveyed 1721 land given by father Samuel to bro. Jonathan and myself, also one-eighth of gr. father Jackson's long lot.
Bethia, bapt. 11 May 1701, d. y.
Child (by second wife), bapt. at Stratfield:
Gabriel, bapt. 9 Jan. 1709. 
||14 Mar 2017 |
||Henry Jackson, b. Abt 1606, England , d. Bef 21 Jun 1686, Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut (Age ~ 80 years) |
||Unknown, d. Dec |
- [S1701] History and Genealogy of the Families of Old Fairfield, Donald L. Jacobus, (Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor Co., New Haven, CT, 1930), p. I:321.
- [S2759] Robert C. Anderson, (New England Historic Genealogy, 2011), p. 21.
- [S1701] History and Genealogy of the Families of Old Fairfield, Donald L. Jacobus, (Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor Co., New Haven, CT, 1930), p. I:321-322.