Jane Jones

21 May 1757–
Gwinear, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Jane

When Jane Jones was born on 21 May 1757, in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom, her father, Richard Jones, was 40 and her mother, Priscilla Wheare, was 37. She married Thomas Scandling on 7 July 1781, in Gwinear, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Scandling
1755–
Jane Jones
1757–
Marriage: 7 July 1781
John Scannil
1782–
Thomas Scantling
1783–
Anne Scanleyn
1785–
William Scandling
1788–
Jane Scantling
1790–
Ann Scandlyn
1792–1853
Eliz Scantling
1794–
Richard Scantling
1796–
William Scantling
1799–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
7 July 1781
Gwinear, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom
children

(9)

    John Scannil

    Male1782–Male

    Thomas Scantling

    Male1783–Male

    Anne Scanleyn

    Female1785–Female

    Male1788–Male

    Jane Scantling

    Female1790–Female

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (5)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 44

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.
1815

Age 58

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Age 66

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

English and Welsh: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Jon(e) ( see John ). The surname is especially common in Wales and southern central England. In North America this name has absorbed various cognate and like-sounding surnames from other languages. (For forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988 ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Jane in entry for Richard Scantling, "England, Cornwall Parish Registers, 1538-2010"
  • Jenifer in entry for Willm Scandling, "England, Cornwall Parish Registers, 1538-2010"
  • Parish registers for Gwinear

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