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For at least a century, there was an almost unbroken line of very closely related JACKSONs serving in the Irish House of Commons 1692-1800. During this century, there were several other representatives who were closely related to them by marriage, GORGES and BERESFORD chief among them. See also: Wikipedia Irish House of Commons.and Leigh Rayment's page on The Irish House of Commons: 1692-1800.
Sharon Oddie Brown. August 18, 2016

 

JACKSON representatives in the Irish House of Commons.

 

Date

 Place

Name

Born

Died

Notes

1695 Aug

Coleraine

Samuel Jackson  (1695 to 1699)

1641 Dec

19 Jan 1706

Born in Westmorland, son of Rev. Richard JACKSON and Dorothy OTWAY. Member of the Draper’s guild. An active builder and developer in Dublin, especially in Oxmantown. He and his sister-in-law, Susan BERESFORD both lived at his house on Mary St., Dublin. He had no known descendants.

1697

Londonderry

William Jackson  (to 1699)

bet 1665-1668

1712

Grandson of Rev. Richard JACKSON and Dorothy OTWAY. Son of William JACKSON and Susan BERESFORD. NOTE: His term overlapped with that of his uncle Samuel JACKSON.

1727 Nov

Coleraine

Thomas Jackson

1680

24 Mar 1751

Grandson of Rev. Richard JACKSON and Dorothy OTWAY. Son of William JACKSON and Susan BERESFORD. His 1st wife was Margaret BERESFORD. NOTE: His grand-nephew Richard assumed the seat after his death.

1751

Coleraine

Richard Jackson  (to 1789)

c 1729

23 Oct 1789

Son of William JACKSON and Frances EYRE. Great-grandson of William JACKSON and Susan BERESFORD.

1776 Jun

Lisburn, Antrim

Richard Jackson

 

c 1729

23 Oct 1789

Son of William JACKSON and Frances EYRE. Great-grandson of William JACKSON and Susan BERESFORD. He was also returned for Coleraine, for which he chose to sit

1783 Oct

Randalstown, Antrim

Richard Jackson

c 1729

23 Oct 1789

Son of William JACKSON and Frances EYRE. Great-grandson of William JACKSON and Susan BERESFORD. Husband of Anne O’NEIL. He was also returned for Coleraine, for which he chose to sit

1789 Dec

Coleraine

George Jackson, later [1812] 1st baronet

1776 Jan 19

1840 Jan 14

Son of Richard JACKSON & Anne O’NEIL. Grandson of William JACKSON and Frances EYRE. d.s.p. NOTE: He assumed the seat after the death of his father.

1798 Jan

Mayo

George Jackson  (to Aug 1800 then UK)

1761

1805

Of Enniscoe Co. Mayo. Colonel. Son of George JACKSON and Jane CUFF. Unrelated to the other JACKSONs in this chart.

1798 Jan

Randalstown, Antrim

George Jackson, later [1812] 1st baronet

1776 Jan 19

1840 Jan 14

Son of Richard JACKSON & Anne O’NEIL. Grandson of William JACKSON and Frances EYRE. d.s.p.

 

 

 

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