When Timothy Janes was born on 10 June 1716, in Brimfield, Hampshire, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, his father, William Janes, was 24 and his mother, Abigail Loomis, was 24. He married Mary Margaret Colton on 27 December 1753, in Brimfield, Hampshire, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He died about 1786, at the age of 71.
English (southern): variant of Jane , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s (see Jayne ).
Slovenian and Croatian (of Slovenian origin) (Janeš): variant of Slovenian Janež, from an old equivalent of the Latin personal name Johannes (see John ), or a topographic name or metonymic occupational name from janež ‘anise’. Compare Yanes .
Czech (Janeš, Jáneš): from a pet form of the personal name Jan .