Jane McAdams Early

1820–after 1880 (Age 60)
Ohio, United States

The Life of Jane McAdams

Jane McAdams Early was born in 1820, in Ohio, United States. She married Israel Sheets on 30 April 1838, in Columbiana, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Butler Township, Columbiana, Ohio, United States in 1850. She died after 1880, at the age of 61.

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Israel Sheets
Jane McAdams Early
Marriage: 30 April 1838
John L. Sheets
Junius Thompson Sheets
Kerr M. Sheets
Seleshia Sheets
Jane Sheets
William H. Sheets

Spouse and Children

30 April 1838
Columbiana, Ohio, United States


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World Events (7)

1820 · Making States Equal

Age 0

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

Age 16

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.

Age 26

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

Name Meaning

1 Irish: translation of Gaelic Ó Mocháin ( see Mohan ; Gaelic moch means ‘early’ or ‘timely’), or of some other similar surname, for example Ó Mochóir, a shortened form of Ó Mochéirghe, Ó Maoil-Mhochéirghe, from a personal name meaning ‘early rising’.2 English: habitational name from any of various places, such as Earley in Berkshire and Arley in Cheshire, Lancashire, Warwickshire, and Worcestershire, which derive their names from Old English earn ‘eagle’ + lēah ‘woodland clearing’.3 English: nickname from Old English eorllīc ‘manly’, ‘noble’, a derivative of eorl ( see Earl ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jane M Sheets in household of Israel Sheets, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Jane Mcadams Earley, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
  • Kerr in entry for Junius T Sheets, "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953"

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