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Where did the English Jacksone family come from? What is the English Jacksone family crest and coat of arms? When did the Jacksone family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Jacksone family history?The distinguished surname Jacksone first emerged in the borderlands between England and Scotland. The name is related to the personal name Jack, a pet form of the popular "John," meaning "God has favored," and refers to "a son of Jack."
The name, Jacksone, occurred in many references, and from time to time, it was spelt Jackson, Jaccson, Jacson, Jacksone, Jackston and others.
First found in Northumberland, where the Jacksone family held a family seat from early times. The first records of the surname Jacksone appeared on the early census rolls taken by the early Kings of Britain to determine the rate of taxation of their subjects.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Jacksone research. Another 249 words(18 lines of text) covering the years 1599, 1666, 1586, 1662, 1767, 1845, 1769, 1845, 1639, 1645, 1639, 1641 and 1,00 are included under the topic Early Jacksone History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 255 words(18 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Jacksone Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the Jacksone family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 135 words(10 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products.
The New World beckoned settlers from the Scottish-English borders. They sailed aboard the armada of sailing ships known as the "White Sails" which plied the stormy Atlantic. Some called them, less romantically, the "coffin ships." Among the early settlers bearing the Jacksone surname who came to North America were: John, Margaret, Robert and Henry Jackson, who all settled in Boston, Massachusetts in 1635; Abram Jackson, who arrived in Virginia in 1667; Ann Jackson, who immigrated to Maryland in 1744.
The Jacksone Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Jacksone Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.
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