Jane Leach

1780–26 October 1821 (Age 41)
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States

The Life Summary of Jane

When Jane Leach was born in 1780, in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Andrew Leach, was 27 and her mother, Hannah Hobart, was 22. She married William Ritchey on 24 December 1801. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 26 October 1821, in her hometown, at the age of 41, and was buried in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Ritchey
Jane Leach
Marriage: 24 December 1801
Jane Ritchie
William Ritchie
Charles Ritchie
Andrew Ritchie
John Ritchie
Isabella Montgomery Ritchie
James Ritchie
Henry Ritchie

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    24 December 1801
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1781 · The First Constitution
    Age 1
    Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
    1783 · A Free America
    Age 3
    The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.
    1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment
    Age 14
    The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

    Name Meaning

    English:1. occupational name for a physician, Old English lǣce, from the medieval medical practice of ‘bleeding’, often by applying leeches to the sick person. 2. topographic name for someone who lived by a boggy stream, from an Old English læcc, or a habitational name from Eastleach or Northleach in Gloucestershire, named with the same Old English element.

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

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    Sources (6)

    • Jeanney Leach, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
    • Jane Leach, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
    • Jane Leach, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"

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