Jane "Jenny" Robinson

1802–1860 (Age 58)
North Carolina, United States

The Life of Jane "Jenny"

When Jane "Jenny" Robinson was born in 1802, in North Carolina, United States, her father, Samuel Roberson, was 26 and her mother, Mrs Samuel Roberson, was 24. She married Parks F. Jarrell on 15 November 1827, in Floyd, Pulaski, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Morgan, Kentucky, United States for about 10 years and Magisterial District 1 Sandy Hook, Elliott, Kentucky, United States in 1880. She died in 1860, in Elliott, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 58, and was buried in Elliott, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Parks F. Jarrell
Jane "Jenny" Robinson
Marriage: 15 November 1827
George Washington Jarrell
Nancy Jarrell
William Roberson Jarrell
Mary Jane Jarrell
Amos Davis Jarrell
Juliann Jarrell
Solomon Parks Jarrell

Spouse and Children

15 November 1827
Floyd, Pulaski, Kentucky, United States


    George Washington Jarrell


    Nancy Jarrell


    William Roberson Jarrell



    Juliann Jarrell


+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Samuel Roberson


    Mrs Samuel Roberson




World Events (8)

1804 · Walton War

Age 2

The Walton War was a border dispute between Georgia and North Carolina, when Georgia established Walton County. The main piece of land being fought over was called the Orphan Strip and was located between North Carolina and Georgia. It started in 1804 and became part of the War of 1812 and lasted until 1818.
1812 · Kentucky Bend Created

Age 10

During the New Madrid earthquakes of 1811-1812, the Kentucky Bend or New Madrid Bend was created. It is located in the southwestern corner of Kentucky on the banks of the Mississippi River.
1818 · Jackson Purchase

Age 16

The western part of Kentucky purchased by Andrew Jackson from the Chickasaw Indians in 1818. It became known as the Jackson Purchase. This included land that wasn't originally part of Kentucky when it became a state.

Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from the personal name Robin .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jane Jassel in household of Park Jassel, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Jane Jarrells in household of Park Jarrells, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Jane Jarrel in household of Parks F Jarrel, "United States Census, 1860"

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