CFHS code : PL113

Parish : St Paul

Inscription : In Loving Memory of first name illegible JACKSON d 7 Mar 1916 aged 72 also of EMMA his wife d Oct 1927 aged 82

Monument : Kerb stones

Above information from Cambridge Family History Society Survey

Jackson grave set January 2018



In Loving Memory of first name GEORGE JACKSON died 7 Mar 1916 aged 72

Also of EMMA his wife died Oct 1927 aged 82

George Newell Jackson (c 1944 – 1916)

George was born in Westminster, London. He was a fencing master. He married Emma Norris at St Martin in the Field, in London 1865.  They had at least  six children; Edward G (1867), Annie B (1868), Ada A (1870), Frederick J (1874),Charles A (1876) and Edith (1879). In 1871 George and Emma were living at 19 Norfolk Terrace, Cambridge.  In 1891 they were living at 33 Union Terrace, Cambridge (now Mawson Road).  George and Emma were living at 32 Emery Street, Cambridge when they died.

Emma Elizabeth Jackson  Norris (1846 – 1927)

Emma was born at 16 Clement Place, Cambridge, the daughter of Thomas and Emma Norris. She had two sisters, Harriet Beer (1847-1848) and  Sarah Ann (1848). Her father was a whitesmith. He died in Caxton in 1849. In 1851 Emma Elizabeth was with her 23 year old mother and baby sister Sarah at 10 Thompson’s Lane, Cambridge. In 1855 her mother died and it seems she and Sarah went to live with her grandparents, as by 1861 she was helping her grandmother in a laundry at 14 Covent Garden, Cambridge. Her sister Sarah was at school.

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