Jane Grace Lockhart

31 March 1833–
Barony, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Jane Grace

When Jane Grace Lockhart was born on 31 March 1833, in Barony, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, her father, Andrew Lockhart, was 26 and her mother, Elizabeth Cochrane, was 26. She married John Binmore in 1858, in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters.

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Family Time Line

John Binmore
Jane Grace Lockhart
Marriage: 1858
Frederick Binmore
Elizabeth Binmore
James Edmund Binmore
Helen Maud Binmore
Herbert Alexander Binmore

Spouse and Children

Montreal, Quebec, Canada


    Frederick Binmore



    James Edmund Binmore


    Helen Maud Binmore


    Herbert Alexander Binmore


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1838 · Jenners Department Store Opens its doors

Age 5

Jenners was founded by Charles Jenner as a department store for the community. The original building was destroyed by a fire in 1892 but, with a new design in mind, the store was reopened in 1895 with new features. It was named Harrods of the North after it was given Royal Warrant in 1911 and was visited by Queen Elizabeth II on its 150th anniversary. It was sold to the House of Fraser in 2005, which in 2008, made much needed improvements to the store.

Age 10

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1868 · The Representation of the people (Scotland) Act 1868

Age 35

The Representation of the People (Scotland) Act 1868 was passed by Parliament and allowed for the creation of seven additional Scottish seats in the House of Commons. Along with the seats, Two University constituencies were created. These each returned one member to Parliament.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish: of uncertain origin, probably from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements loc ‘lock’, ‘bolt’ + hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’.2 English: occupational name for a herdsman in charge of a sheep or cattlefold, from Old English loc ‘enclosure’, ‘fold’ + hierde ‘herd(er)’.3 Americanized form of German Luckhardt .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jane Grace Binmore, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • Jane Grace in entry for F Binns and Mary S Robertson, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"
  • Jane Grace Lockhart in entry for Herbert Alexander Binmore and Annette Lonie Shaw, "British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937-1938"

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