The OHS Pipe Organ Database

BuilderID 3053

Builder Identification

New York City, New York, c.1827–1847.

Additional Notes

  • From the OHS PC Database, derived from A Guide to North American Organbuilders by David H. Fox (Organ Historical Society, 1991). —

    Born (1785?) in England; father of Samuel Jackson; in New York City, New York, c. 1827; partner with son in New York City, c.1837- c. 1839; with Erben firm of New York City, 1847; died 21 Dec. 1858, in New York City, New York.


    • Musical and Sewing Machine Courier 30 Mar. 1881, 261.
    • Orpha Ochse, The History of the Organ in the United States (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1975), 168.
    • Barbara Owen.
    • Stephen Pinel.
    • Tracker: 32:1, 24.

Database Entries

There are 3 entries in the database that describe organs by James Jackson (& Son).

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