Ephraim Jackson

Last updated 5 Sep 2021 in Spear–Johnson Family.

Individual

Born: Abt 1658 in , , , England

Died: 11 Mar 1732/33

Supporting evidence for:
name

book-genealogy-of-the-sharpless-family-1887: Gilbert Cope (compiler), Henry Fishwick, Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family: Descended from John and Jane Sharples, Settlers near Chester, Pennsylvania, 1682: …; Manchester, Indiana: Heckman Bindery, photocopy reprint of original published by Philadelphia: Dando Printing and Publishing Co. (“For the Family, under the auspices of the Bi-centennial Committee, Philadelphia”), 1887; book image (PDF), Internet Archive (https://archive.org: accessed 21 Apr 2018); held by Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center, Fort Wayne, Indiana [This book includes transcriptions and a few actual images of original wills and other documents.]

Additional detail for reference: Pages 171,387 (PDF pages 227,447)

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birth

book-genealogy-of-the-sharpless-family-1887: Gilbert Cope (compiler), Henry Fishwick, Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family: Descended from John and Jane Sharples, Settlers near Chester, Pennsylvania, 1682: …; Manchester, Indiana: Heckman Bindery, photocopy reprint of original published by Philadelphia: Dando Printing and Publishing Co. (“For the Family, under the auspices of the Bi-centennial Committee, Philadelphia”), 1887; book image (PDF), Internet Archive (https://archive.org: accessed 21 Apr 2018); held by Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center, Fort Wayne, Indiana [This book includes transcriptions and a few actual images of original wills and other documents.]

Additional detail for reference: Page 387 (PDF page 447)

Comment: Source includes approximate year (about 1658).

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death

book-genealogy-of-the-sharpless-family-1887: Gilbert Cope (compiler), Henry Fishwick, Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family: Descended from John and Jane Sharples, Settlers near Chester, Pennsylvania, 1682: …; Manchester, Indiana: Heckman Bindery, photocopy reprint of original published by Philadelphia: Dando Printing and Publishing Co. (“For the Family, under the auspices of the Bi-centennial Committee, Philadelphia”), 1887; book image (PDF), Internet Archive (https://archive.org: accessed 21 Apr 2018); held by Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center, Fort Wayne, Indiana [This book includes transcriptions and a few actual images of original wills and other documents.]

Additional detail for reference: Page 387 (PDF page 447)

Comment: Source includes date (1, 11, 1732-33 [old style]).

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Family

Spouse/Partner: Rachel Newlin (? – 1742)

Married: 1695

Supporting evidence for:
marriage

book-genealogy-of-the-sharpless-family-1887: Gilbert Cope (compiler), Henry Fishwick, Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family: Descended from John and Jane Sharples, Settlers near Chester, Pennsylvania, 1682: …; Manchester, Indiana: Heckman Bindery, photocopy reprint of original published by Philadelphia: Dando Printing and Publishing Co. (“For the Family, under the auspices of the Bi-centennial Committee, Philadelphia”), 1887; book image (PDF), Internet Archive (https://archive.org: accessed 21 Apr 2018); held by Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center, Fort Wayne, Indiana [This book includes transcriptions and a few actual images of original wills and other documents.]

Additional detail for reference: Page 387 (PDF page 447)

Comment: Source includes year (1695).

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Miscellaneous Facts

Attributes

Residence: Abt 1695 at Edgmont Township, Chester County, Province of Pennsylvania, British America

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attributes

book-genealogy-of-the-sharpless-family-1887: Gilbert Cope (compiler), Henry Fishwick, Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family: Descended from John and Jane Sharples, Settlers near Chester, Pennsylvania, 1682: …; Manchester, Indiana: Heckman Bindery, photocopy reprint of original published by Philadelphia: Dando Printing and Publishing Co. (“For the Family, under the auspices of the Bi-centennial Committee, Philadelphia”), 1887; book image (PDF), Internet Archive (https://archive.org: accessed 21 Apr 2018); held by Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center, Fort Wayne, Indiana [This book includes transcriptions and a few actual images of original wills and other documents.]

Additional detail for reference: Page 387 (PDF page 447)

Comment: Source includes approximate year (about 1695 [the year he was married]) and location (Edgmont township, within the limits of Chester Mo. Mtg. [, Chester County, Province of Pennsylvania]).

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General Notes and Anecdotes

Ephraim was one of the signers of the testimony against selling rum to the Indians at the Yearly Meeting of Friends that was held 7 Sep 1687. [book-genealogy-of-the-sharpless-family-1887]

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general notes

book-genealogy-of-the-sharpless-family-1887: Gilbert Cope (compiler), Henry Fishwick, Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family: Descended from John and Jane Sharples, Settlers near Chester, Pennsylvania, 1682: …; Manchester, Indiana: Heckman Bindery, photocopy reprint of original published by Philadelphia: Dando Printing and Publishing Co. (“For the Family, under the auspices of the Bi-centennial Committee, Philadelphia”), 1887; book image (PDF), Internet Archive (https://archive.org: accessed 21 Apr 2018); held by Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center, Fort Wayne, Indiana [This book includes transcriptions and a few actual images of original wills and other documents.]

Additional detail for reference: Page 387 (PDF page 447)

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Research Notes (Conflicts/Spelling/Followup)

FOLLOWUP

Ephraim emigrated from England and may have arrived in Maryland on 3 Feb 1684/85. [book-genealogy-of-the-sharpless-family-1887]

Ephraim Jackson and Rachel Newlin had children John (b. 26 Mar 1697), Joseph (first) (b. 19 Aug 1698, d. 6 Nov 1698), Joseph (second) (b. 13 Sep 1699, d. 1760), Nathaniel (b. 17 Aug 1701), Josiah (b. 20 Jan 1702/3, d. 1 Mar 1714/15), Samuel (b. 13 Feb 1704/05), Ephraim (b. 7 Jan 1706/07), Mary (b. 3 Jun 1708), Rachel (b. 10 Jul 1710, d. 11 Apr 1749), and Nathan. ----- John married Jane Swayne, Joseph firstly married (18 Oct 1722) Hannah Pennell, and secondly married (18 Apr 1734) Susanna Miller, Samuel married Ann Johnson, Ephraim married Mary Regester, Mary married Benjamin Johnson, Rachel married Nathan Yarnall, and Nathan was disowned 25 Jan 1741/42 for marriage out of unity (to a wife who was not a member of the Society of Friends). [book-genealogy-of-the-sharpless-family-1887]

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research notes

book-genealogy-of-the-sharpless-family-1887: Gilbert Cope (compiler), Henry Fishwick, Joseph Lemuel Chester, Genealogy of the Sharpless Family: Descended from John and Jane Sharples, Settlers near Chester, Pennsylvania, 1682: …; Manchester, Indiana: Heckman Bindery, photocopy reprint of original published by Philadelphia: Dando Printing and Publishing Co. (“For the Family, under the auspices of the Bi-centennial Committee, Philadelphia”), 1887; book image (PDF), Internet Archive (https://archive.org: accessed 21 Apr 2018); held by Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center, Fort Wayne, Indiana [This book includes transcriptions and a few actual images of original wills and other documents.]

Additional detail for reference: Pages 171,387 (PDF pages 227,447)

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