Jane Nisbet

1866–17 October 1931 (Age 65)
Plympton, Lambton, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Jane

When Jane Nisbet was born in 1866, in Plympton, Lambton, Ontario, Canada, her father, David Nisbet, was 52 and her mother, Agnes Donald, was 44. She married John Dingman Schram on 23 December 1896, in Plympton, Lambton, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Lambton, Ontario, Canada for about 10 years. She died on 17 October 1931, at the age of 65, and was buried in Lanark, Ontario, Canada.

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John Dingman Schram
Jane Nisbet
Marriage: 23 December 1896
Annie Agnes Schram
Alice Margaret Schram

Spouse and Children

23 December 1896
Plympton, Lambton, Ontario, Canada


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (4)

1867 · Ontario Founded

Age 1

On July 1, 1867, the province of Ontario was founded. It is the second largest province in Canada. A third of the population of Canada live here. Before it was Ontario it was called Upper Canada and had a Governor.

Age 3

1886 · First Workmen's Comp Act

Age 20

In 1886, Ontario passed its first Workmen's Compensation Act. This was in response to the number of railway workers that were being injured.

Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of Nesbitt .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jane Nisbet in household of David Nisbet, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • Jean Schram in household of John Schram, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • Jean Nesbit in entry for David Pyott Beer and Alice Margaret Schram, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"

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