Jane Clothier

1789–1870 (Age 81)
Chew Magna, Somerset, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Jane

When Jane Clothier was born in May 1789, in Chew Magna, Somerset, England, United Kingdom, her father, Stephen Clothier, was 12 and her mother, Elizabeth Chancellor, was 22. She married Thomas Spencer on 23 August 1812, in Bath, Somerset, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 9 daughters. She lived in Newchurch, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years. She died on 3 September 1870, in Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

Jane Clothier
1789–1870
Thomas Spencer
1787–1876
Marriage: 23 August 1812
Sarah Spencer
1813–1846
Eliza Spencer
1816–
Jane Spencer
1820–
Mary Anne Spencer
1821–
Caroline Spencer
1823–1867
Matilda Spencer
1825–
Emily Spencer
1817–
Thomas Spencer
1820–
Frederick Spencer
1827–1902
William Charles Spencer
1828–
Caroline Spencer
1832–1832
Elizabeth Woolsey Spencer
1834–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
23 August 1812
Bath, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
children

(12)

  • Sarah Spencer

    Female1813–1846Female

  • Female1816–Female

  • Female1817–Female

  • Thomas Spencer

    Male1820–Male

  • Female1820–Female

+7 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (7)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 12

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

Age 19

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.
1815

Age 26

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

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a maker or seller of cloth and clothes, from Middle English cloth (Old English clāð) + the agent suffix -(i)er.

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

Sources (3)

  • Jane Spencer in household of Thomas Spencer, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Jane Spencer in household of Thomas Spencer, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Jane Spencer in entry for William Charles Spencer, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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