Jane Maloy

1860–Female
Crawford, Illinois, United States

The Life of Jane

When Jane Maloy was born in 1860, in Crawford, Illinois, United States, her father, Gabriel Maloy, was 32 and her mother, Sarah E. Watts, was 25.

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Family Time Line

Gabriel Maloy
1828–1899
Sarah E. Watts
1835–1899
Jemima Maloy
1854–
Jane Maloy
1860–
Mary F. Maloy
1861–
Laura Temperance Maloy
1863–1896
John Maloy
1866–
Jerry Huston Maloy
1867–1927
Sadie Fail
1868–
Hulda Maloy
1870–
Miriam Maloy
1871–
James Frederick Maloy
1874–1925
David Odell Maloy
1876–1940
Sarah Emma Maloy
1878–1921

Parents and Siblings

    Gabriel Maloy

    Male1828–1899Male

    Female1835–1899Female

siblings

(12)

    Female1854–Female

    Female1860–Female

    Mary F. Maloy

    Female1861–Female

    Laura Temperance Maloy

    Female1863–1896Female

    Male1866–Male

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World Events (3)

1861 · Simple life to Soldiers

Age 1

Illinois contributed 250,000 soldiers to the Union Army, ranking it fourth in terms of the total men fighting for a single state. Troops mainly fought in the Western side of the Appalachian Mountains, but a few regiments played important roles in the East side. Several thousand Illinoisians died during the war. No major battles were fought in the state, although several towns became sites for important supply depots and navy yards. Not everyone in the state supported the war and there were calls for secession in Southern Illinois several residents. However, the movement for secession soon died after the proposal was blocked.
1863

Age 3

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 3

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Irish Molloy .

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

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Sources (1)

  • Jane Maloy in household of Gabriel Maloy, "United States Census, 1860"

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