Jane Roper

26 November 1789–
Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Jane

When Jane Roper was christened on 26 November 1789, in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Joseph Roper, was 46 and her mother, Sarah Dingley, was 45.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Roper
1743–
Sarah Dingley
1744–
Sarah Roper
1771–
Jane Roper
1789–

Parents and Siblings

    Joseph Roper

    Male1743–Male

    Female1744–Female

siblings

(2)

World Events (7)

1801 · The Act of Union

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
1815

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a maker or seller of rope, from an agent derivative of Old English rāp ‘rope’. See also Roop .2 Variant of French Robert .3 North German (Röper): occupational name for a town crier, from an agent derivative of Middle Low German rōpen ‘to call’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Jane, "England, Warwickshire, Parish Registers, 1535-1963"
  • Jane Roper, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Jane Roper, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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