Jane Elizabeth Ransom

1830–1897 (Age 67)
Ashtabula, Ohio, United States

The Life of Jane Elizabeth

When Jane Elizabeth Ransom was born in 1830, in Ashtabula, Ohio, United States, her father, James Ranson, was 51 and her mother, Elizabeth Lilly, was 36. She married Harlan A. Joiner on 26 December 1849, in Ashtabula, Ashtabula, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Salem, Henry, Iowa, United States in 1850 and Conneaut Township, Ashtabula, Ohio, United States in 1860. She died in 1897, in Ashtabula, Ohio, United States, at the age of 67.

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Family Time Line

Harlan A. Joiner
Jane Elizabeth Ransom
Marriage: 26 December 1849
Deforest Joyner
Frances Ellen Joiner
Thomas Joyner
Clara E. Joiner

Spouse and Children

26 December 1849
Ashtabula, Ashtabula, Ohio, United States


    Deforest Joyner


    Frances Ellen Joiner


    Thomas Joyner


    Clara E. Joiner


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World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 0

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Age 3

Conneaut Township was organized in 1804 and born the name of "Salem" until 1833, when the name was changed to "Conneaut."
1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 30

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

Name Meaning

English (chiefly East Anglia): patronymic from the Middle English personal name Rand(e) ( see Rand 1).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jane Ranson in household of James Ranson, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Elizabeth Ransom in entry for Clara E Whitney, "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953"
  • Jane E. Ransom, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

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