Edith Augusta Jeans

Female11 October 1857–3 February 1936

Brief Life History of Edith Augusta

When Edith Augusta Jeans was born on 11 October 1857, in Elmira, Lane, Oregon, United States, her father, William D Jeans, was 35 and her mother, Susan Lucinda Gibson, was 25. She married Joel Francis Inman on 21 October 1877, in Lane, Oregon, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Oregon, United States in 1870 and Richardson, Lane, Oregon, United States in 1880. She died on 3 February 1936, in Eugene, Lane, Oregon, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Elmira, Lane, Oregon, United States.

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Joel Francis Inman
Edith Augusta Jeans
Marriage: 21 October 1877
Cary Eldon Inman
Jesse Franklin Inman
Dorothy Inman

Sources (16)

  • Edith A Inman in household of Frank F Inman, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Edith Jeans, "Oregon, Lane County, Marriage Records, 1852-1921"
  • Edith Inman, "Oregon Death Index, 1903-1998"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    21 October 1877Lane, Oregon, United States
  • Children (3)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (12)

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    World Events (8)

    1859 · Oregon Becomes a State

    Age 2

    Oregon became the 33rd state admitted to the Union on February 14, 1859. 


    Age 6

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

    1880 · The Great Gale of 1880

    Age 23

    The Great Gale of 1880 was a severe snow and wind storm that devastated parts of Oregon and Washington on January 9, 1880. The extratropical cyclone caused tides to rise seven feet, gale force winds, and snow accumulations of up to 18 inches.  

    Name Meaning

    English and Scottish: variant of the French male personal name Jean with English genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.

    Scottish: possibly a habitational name of Norman origin, from Guines near Calais.

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

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