Jane Reeves

Female–before 1834

Brief Life History of Jane

Jane Reeves was born in Farley, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom. She married William Northeast on 25 May 1822, in Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She died before 1834, in United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

William Northeast
Jane Reeves
–before 1834
Marriage: 25 May 1822
Henry Northeast
Frances Northeast
before 1834–
Lot Northeast
Lot Northeast

Sources (3)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Jane Reeves - Published information: birth-name: Jane Reeves
  • Jane in entry for Lot Northeast, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Jane in entry for Henry Northeast, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 May 1822Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children (4)

    World Events (3)

    1801 · The Act of Union

    The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.

    1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

    The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.


    The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Reeve , with post-medieval excrescent -s.

    English: from Middle English reve + genitival -s, for the son, daughter, wife, or servant of a reeve or of someone surnamed Reeve .

    English: from Middle English atte Reves, a topographic and occupational name for someone who lived and probably worked ‘at the reeve's (house)’.

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

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