William was born before 3 SEP 1749, the son of Hemings John Jackman and Elizabeth Reeves. The place is not known.[Note 2]
He died before JUL 1809. The place is not known.[Note 3]
His wife was Elizabeth Adams, whom he married on 6 APR 1771 in Winslow, Buckinghamshire. Their twelve known children were John (<1771-<1841), William (c1773-?), Thomas (c1775-?), Mary (c1777-?), Elizabeth (<1779-1779), Ann (c1780-?), Rebecca (c1783-<1783), Martha (c1783-<1783), Edward (c1784-?), Martha (c1787-<1868), Rebecca (c1789-<1789) and Hammonds (c1791-?).
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|Birth||BEF 03 SEP 1749||
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|Death||BEF JUL 1809||See Note 3|
|Christening||03 SEP 1749||
Bucks FHS parish register database
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Baptism date could be 9 September 1749.
Marriage record in Winslow Parish Register records "Blacksmith" but with "Shoemaker" scratched out.
PRO, Kew: Record of tax paid at end of apprenticeship:
Christr BIGG of Winslow, Bucks, B Smith, paid a tax of £4 on Thursday 22 January 1767 for the completion of the 7 years' apprenticeship of Wm JACKMAN (Arts 2) on 1 December 1766
(By inference, the apprenticeship started December 1759. Assuming William to be 11 years at this age, this would put his birth date at ca 1748)
In the wills of Christopher BIGG (1780) and Mary BIGG (1780): William was nephew of Christopher and Mary BIGG and was cited as a blacksmith. William was beneficiary of Christopher's will and beneficiary and executor of Mary's. In Mary's will he inherited land in Swanbourne.
N.B. Christopher BIGG married Mary X REEVES, both otp, in St Laurence church, Winslow, Bucks on 2 November 1764 by licence. Witnesses: Ann BENCE, Joseph HUNT.
In the Winslow Manor Court Rolls (Bucks RO: D/82/1) William is shown to have been sworn as a juror on 2 & 3 October 1778 (JAKEMAN) and 26 October 1780 (JACKMAN).
Buckinghamshire Poll Book, 1784
William JACKMAN of Winslow owner of land in Swanbourne let to Tho. BIGNELL.
Burial record in Winslow Parish Register for William JAKEMAN aged 59 on ? July 1809 (= b.~1750)
Date calculated from Christening
Date calculated from Burial Date
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