Jane McKeone

about 1848–
Otago, New Zealand

The Life of Jane

Jane McKeone was born about 1848, in Otago, New Zealand. She married William Nesbit about 1875, in Otago, New Zealand. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter.

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William Nesbit
1844–1853
Jane McKeone
1848–
Marriage: about 1875
Sarah Jane Nesbit
1876–1955

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1875
Otago, New Zealand
children

(1)

World Events (8)

1858 · New Provinces Act

Age 10

The New Provinces Act was established to help create new Provinces in the quickly growing region of New Zealand. This Act also helped kept laws in check as well as create Provincial Councils to help govern over the people within the areas.
1860 · First Taranaki War

Age 12

The First Taranaki War was an armed conflict between the Māori people and the New Zealand Government over rights of land ownership. It was fought by more than 3,500 troops from Australia, as well as over one-thousand Māori. Total losses among the two armies are estimated to be around 440 men. The war ended in a ceasefire, although the British claimed that they had won the war.,
1887 · New Zealands's First National Park

Age 39

Tongariro National Park was the sixth national park established in the world and the first in New Zealand. In the center of the park there lies three active volcanic mountains (Ruapehu, Ngauruhoe, and Tongariro). it is home to the famed Tongariro Alpine Crossing day hike and has been recognized as a World Heritage Site for all its natural values.

Name Meaning

Northern Irish: variant of McEwen .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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