Joseph Janes

1760–26 December 1808 (Age 48)
Maryland, United States

The Life Summary of Joseph

Joseph Janes was born in 1760, in Maryland, United States. He lived in Floyd, Pulaski, Kentucky, United States in 1810. He died on 26 December 1808, at the age of 48.

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World Events (3)

Age 16
Maryland is the 7th state.
1792 · Becomes the 15th State
Age 32
On June 1, 1792, Kentucky became the 15th state. It was the first state west of the Appalachian Mountains
1796 · Wilderness Road Opens to Wagons
Age 36
In 1796, the Wilderness Road opened up for wagon use. The route was used by colonial and early settlers to reach Kentucky from the East. It started in Virginia, and went southward to Tennessee and then went north to Kentucky. The main danger of this route was Native American attacks.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from the personal name Jan ( see Jayne ).2 Czech (Janeš): from a pet form of the personal name Jan, a vernacular form of Greek Iōannēs ( see John ).

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Joseph Janes - residence: null; 1810; Floyd, Floyd, Kentucky
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  • Legacy NFS Source: Joseph Janes - Published information: birth-name: Joseph Janes

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