Born: May 1842, Roy­ton (near Old­ham), Lan­ca­shire, Eng­land.

Died: Ju­ly 12, 1914, Old­ham, Lan­ca­shire, Eng­land.

Jackson’s fa­ther played the or­gan at St. Peter’s Church in Oldham. Robert at­tend­ed the Royal Academy of Mu­sic, and served as or­gan­ist at St. Mark’s Church at Grosvenor Square in Lon­don. He al­so played in the Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. In 1868, he took over his fa­ther’s duties at St. Peter’s in Oldham, and played the or­gan there 46 years (together they served almost an entire century). He al­so served as head of the Oldham Mu­sical Society, 1891-1906.



  1. Lymington
  2. Niagara
  3. Trentham
  4. Waverton