WASHINGTON COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY (Washington County, Utah)
WILLIAM & HANNAH JACKSON
(early Toquerville residents)
BIOGRAPHYWilliam Jackson was born on October 17, 1838 in Chelsfield, Kent, England and christened on November 25 of that year.
[Note: His gravestone has a birthdate of October 18, 1839.]
Hannah Breeze (or Breese?) was born November 22, 1844 in Llanbrynmair, Montgomeryshire, Wales.
William and Hannah were married on June 4, 1864 in Chelsfield, Kent, England.
Sometime between December 16, 1873 (the birth of John) and June 26,1878 (the birth of Alfred), the Jacksons traveled from Chelsfield and settled in Toquerville.
William died on November 23, 1922 in Toquerville and was buried on November 25 in the Toquerville City Cemetery.
Hannah died on March 28, 1937 in Toquerville and was buried in the Toquerville City Cemetery.
William & Hannah's son, Harry, and daughter, Agnes, are also buried in the Toquerville Cemetery.
REFERENCESOur Family Genealogy Pages entry for William Jackson
RootsWeb entry for William Jackson
Toquerville, Oasis in the Desert - A History of Toquerville and the Area
Book compiled and written by Cherrie Gubler Naegle contains many references to the Jacksons.
For the book information page, click here.
Find-A-Grave entry for William Jackson
Find-A-Grave entry for Hannah Breeze Jackson