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William Thomas Jackman
Birth: Dec. 29, 1810
Lancaster
Garrard County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Oct. 11, 1898
Oil City
Barren County
Kentucky, USA

~3rd Great G'father~

Parentage: William (b. 1784, Suffolk, England) and Mary Scott (b.1786, Norfolk, England) m. 9 Nov 1806 in Gt Yarmouth, Norfolk, England. I've found record of (there may be more) 3 sons (William Thomas, Robert, and John), and 2 daughters (Caroline and Elizabeth). William and Mary Scott Jackman moved to America between 1806 and 1810, w/their eldest, William Thomas and wife, Leah, moving first to Missouri (birth of 1st & 2nd child), then to Ky (birth of 3rd child), finally to Barren Co (births of remainder of their 11 children.

William T Jackman donated the land on which Mount Tabor Church (Barren County's oldest Church) was built. The Old Mt Tabor Cemetery is located about 100 yards northeast of his family cemetery.

Married Leah Elizabeth Steffey (b.Va) on 12 Feb 1834 in Barren County, Ky. Leah and William had 11 children: 2 boys and 9 girls. Each of the girls were given a farm by their father. For years, William had a tan yard, providing leather used for making many shoes for the surrounding area before they were manufactured and became "store bought".

Home in 1850: Division 1, Barren, Kentucky
William Jackman 39
Leah Jackman 38
Eliza J Jackman 15
Lydia F Jackman 14
John L Jackman 12
Sarah E Jackman 10
Martha E Jackman 8
William W Jackman 6
Malinda C Jackman 4
Clarinda J Jackman 2
Louisa M Jackman 0
Joseph Berry 22
William W Humphrey 17
Sarah Berry 18

Home in 1860: District 2, Barren, Kentucky
Wm Jackman 49
Lahr Jackman 47
E J Jackman 25
J L Jackman 22
Sarah E Jackman 20
Martha E Jackman 18
W W Jackman 16
Cathe Jackman 14
C P P Jackman 12
Louisa M Jackman 10
H E Jackman 7
S H Jackman 5

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MUCH appreciation to Laura and her act of kindness for the surprise transfer of this memorial. Thanks, pal! ღღ
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Leah Elizabeth Steffey Jackman (1813 - 1889)
 
 Children:
  Elizabeth Jane Jackman Staples (1835 - 1913)*
  Lydia Frances Jackman Allen (1835 - 1918)*
  John L Jackman (1838 - 1905)*
  Sarah Elzada Jackman (1840 - 1901)*
  Martha E. Jackman Steffey (1842 - 1925)*
  William Woodson Jackman (1843 - 1896)*
  Malinda Catherine Jackman Davidson (1845 - 1914)*
  Clarrsida Josephine Jackman Shipley (1848 - 1913)*
  Louisa Mildred Jackman Shipley (1850 - 1927)*
  Harriett E Jackman Riherd (1852 - 1922)*
  Pocahontas Jackman Page (1855 - 1935)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Jackman Farm Cemetery
Glasgow
Barren County
Kentucky, USA
 
Maintained by: dhb
Originally Created by: Laura J. Stewart
Record added: Jun 03, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 91265194
William Thomas Jackman
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William Thomas Jackman
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William Thomas Jackman
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- dhb
 Added: Apr. 13, 2015
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