John Jackson (bishop)
|Bishop of London|
|Church||Church of England|
|Diocese||Diocese of London|
|Other posts||Bishop of Lincoln
|Born||22 February 1811|
|Died||5 January 1885(aged 73)|
|Buried||All Saints Church, Fulham|
|Parents||Henry & Lucy Jackson|
|Spouse||Mary Ann Frith|
John Jackson (22 February 1811 – 5 January 1885) was a British divine and a Church of England bishop for 32 years.
He was born in 1811, the son of Henry and Lucy Jackson.
Jackson was appointed rector of St James, Westminster, London in 1846.
Jackson died in 1886, and is buried in the churchyard of All Saints Church, Fulham, London. A memorial to Jackson, by Thomas Woolner can be seen at Saint Paul's Cathedral along the south wall of the ambulatory.
He married Mary Ann Frith (1818-1874).
- Papers and correspondence
- Buckland, Augustus Robert (1892). "Jackson, John (1811-1885)". In Lee, Sidney. Dictionary of National Biography 29. London: Smith, Elder & Co.
|Church of England titles|
|Bishop of Lincoln
|Bishop of London