Personal information about Ellen Jackson

Below is all the information we have about Ellen Jackson. As far as we know, the information is correct. However, if you find any errors or have additional information, certificates or pictures, please contact us so that we can update this page. Thank you.

Memorial Details

  15 July 1892
  Chest tomb
  Sandstone with engraved text
  East face of tomb: In Loving Memory of/ Ellen, wife of / James Porteus Jackson/ who died at Eastbourne/ July 15th. 1892/ aged 70 years. "Her end was peace." / Also of/ James Porteus Jackson/ who died at Bournemouth/ Sept 26th. 1906/aged 89 years. North face of tomb, left panel: In Memory of/ James Porteus son of James Porteus and Maria Elizabeth Jackson/ who died April 23rd. 1861/ aged 21 years. Also of John/ son of the above/ who died Oct.15th. 1868/ aged 20 years/ And of Frederick his twin brother/ who was drowned at sea Oct. 17th/ 1870 aged 22 years. North face of tomb, middle panel: Also of/ Henry son of / James Porteous and/ Ellen Jackson/ who died Nov.17th 1865/ aged 13 years./ And of Walter James/ son of the above/ who died Dec. 25th. 1870/ aged 7 years. South face of tomb, right panel: In Loving Memory of Laura Susan/ daughter of James Porteous and Ellen Jackson/ who died at Chester/ Nov.24th.1892/ aged 37 years and was buried at Eastham, Cheshire. "When thou liest down thou shall not be afraid, yea thou/ shall lie down and thy sleep/ shall be sweet.” South face of tomb, middle panel: In Loving Memory of/ Emma/ daughter of James Porteus and Maria Elizabeth Jackson/ died August 2nd. 1906/ aged 61 years.
  Poor much of script is eroded
    1. Text in red was missing from tomb but script was obtained from Mrs Pattison's book. 2. There are memorials to Frederick Jackson who drowned at sea and to Ellen Jackson who died and was buried in Cheshire.
  07 May 2013
Click here for more information on this memorial.

Other people list on this memorial

James Porteous JACKSON
Walter James JACKSON

Cemetery Accounts Record

The information below is derived from the Newbury Cemetery company Accounts ledgers.

Ellen Jackson
19 July 1892
Consecrated Family Vault
Reverend R Dunn
Not on Free BMD



Obituaries and Newspaper announcements

Ellen Jackson
Article source:    Newbury Weekly News and General Advertiser
Date of source:    21 July 1892
Copyright:    © Newbury Weekly News




We regret to announce the death of Mrs. Jackson, wife of Alderman Jackson, which took place on Thursday at Eastbourne, where she was staying for the benefit of her health. The body was brought to Newbury by train on Tuesday, and the funeral took place in the family vault is Newbury Cemetery, the service being read by the Rev. R. Dunn. The mourners were Mr. Alderman Jackson, Mr. Philip Wells-Jackson, Mr. C. Jackson, Mr. John Packer, and Miss Packer. There were many beautiful wreaths and crosses.


Newbury Weekly News and General Advertiser - Thursday 21 July 1892

This obituary entry is awaiting verification.

Biographies & History

No documents available at this time.

Related Links



*The FNRC believe that the certificates published on this page have been added in compliance with the rules laid down by the General Register Office (GRO).Click here for more information.
If you believe that we may have inadvertently breached the privacy of a living person by publishing any document, pleasecontact usso we can immediately remove the certificate and investigate further.
Thank you

Website designed and maintained by Paul Thompson on behalf of the Friends of Newtown Road Cemetery.

Administrator Login