Jane Morehead

3 January 1803–20 May 1860 (Age 57)
Fauquier, Virginia, United States

The Life of Jane

When Jane Morehead was born on 3 January 1803, in Fauquier, Virginia, United States, her father, John Morehead, was 27 and her mother, Susannah Humston, was 21. She married Rev. Joseph Shumate on 24 December 1821. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Round Grove Township, Marion, Missouri, United States in 1850. She died on 20 May 1860, in Naomi, Marion, Missouri, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Naomi, Marion, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Rev. Joseph Shumate
1801–1880
Jane Morehead
1803–1860
Marriage: 24 December 1821
George Edward Shumate
1825–1905
John Thomas Shumate
1827–
Mary L Shumate
1831–
Louisa J Shumate
1835–1914
Harriet E Shumate
1842–
James William Shumate
1832–1909
Lucy Ann Shumate
1837–1880
Summerville M Shumate
1840–1920
Sarah Virginia Shumate
1846–1904

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 December 1821
children

(9)

    George Edward Shumate

    Male1825–1905Male

    John Thomas Shumate

    Male1827–Male

    Mary L Shumate

    Female1831–Female

    Male1832–1909Male

    Louisa J Shumate

    Female1835–1914Female

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (7)

1804

Age 1

Lewis and Clark set out from St. Louis, MO to explore the West.
1812 · Monumental Church Built

Age 9

The Monumental Church was built between 1812-1814 on the sight where the Richmond Theatre fire had taken place. It is a monument to those that died in the fire.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 16

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

Northern Irish and Scottish: variant of Muirhead .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jane Shumate in household of Joseph Shumate, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Jane Morehead Shumate, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Jane Morehead, "Virginia, Marriages, 1785-1940"

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