Mary Jane Carlan

Female17 August 1841–11 August 1871

Brief Life History of Mary Jane

When Mary Jane Carlan was born on 17 August 1841, in Banks, Georgia, United States, her father, John Bartly Carlan, was 26 and her mother, Susan Elizabeth Andrews, was 26. She married Thomas Crawford Westbrook on 28 March 1858. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Franklin, Georgia, United States in 1860 and District 208, Banks, Georgia, United States in 1870. She died on 11 August 1871, at the age of 29, and was buried in Homer, Banks, Georgia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Crawford Westbrook
Mary Jane Carlan
Marriage: 28 March 1858
Emma Janie Westbrook
Juila Westbrook
William M Westbrook
Eliza Elizabeth Westbrook
Henry Macon Westbrook
Thomas J. Westbrook
Lenah Ann Westbrook

Sources (12)

  • Mary J Wesbrook in household of Thomas C Wesbrook, "United States Census, 1860"
  • M. A. Carlan, "Georgia, County Marriages, 1785-1950"
  • Mary Jane Carlan Westbrook, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    28 March 1858
  • Children (7)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (12)

    +7 More Children

    World Events (5)


    Age 5

    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.


    Age 17

    Historical Boundaries: 1858: Franklin, Georgia, United States; 1859: Banks, Georgia, United States


    Age 22

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Cairealláin (see Carolan 2).

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

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