Jane Eliza Berthong

1816–29 December 1897 (Age 81)
New York, United States

The Life of Jane Eliza

When Jane Eliza Berthong was born in 1816, in New York, United States, her father, Col James Berthrong, was 36 and her mother, Clarissa Butler, was 31. She married Martin Webler Shapley on 4 January 1843. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in United States in 1880. She died on 29 December 1897, at the age of 81, and was buried in Spring Forest Cemetery, Binghamton, Broome, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Martin Webler Shapley
Jane Eliza Berthong
Marriage: 4 January 1843
James Edward Shapley
Charles H Shapley
Catherin Hamton
William M Shapley
Ida Shapley

Spouse and Children

    Martin Webler Shapley



4 January 1843


    James Edward Shapley


    Charles H Shapley


    Catherin Hamton


    William M Shapley


    Ida Shapley


Parents and Siblings



World Events (7)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 3

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1820 · Making States Equal

Age 4

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.

Age 30

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

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Sources (3)

  • Jane Shapley in household of Martin W Shapley, "New York State Census, 1865"
  • Jane E Shapley in household of Martin W Shapley, "New York State Census, 1855"
  • Jane E Shapley in household of Martin W Shapley, "United States Census, 1880"

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