Jane Hanlon Knox

31 August 1838–2 February 1928 (Age 89)
Jefferson, Ohio, United States

The Life of Jane Hanlon

When Jane Hanlon Knox was born on 31 August 1838, in Jefferson, Ohio, United States, her father, John Knox, was 18 and her mother, Mary Hanlon, was 18. She married Josiah Franklin Oglevie on 11 December 1856, in Polk, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 8 daughters. She lived in Clay Township, Polk, Iowa, United States in 1910 and Altoona, Polk, Iowa, United States in 1915. She died on 2 February 1928, in Rising Sun, Polk, Iowa, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Rising Sun, Polk, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

Josiah Franklin Oglevie
1832–1916
Jane Hanlon Knox
1838–1928
Marriage: 11 December 1856
Mary C Oglevie
1857–1858
George W. Oglevie
1859–1863
John K Oglevie
1861–1863
Emma Jane Oglevie
1863–1949
Rosa Oglevie
1864–1865
Ida Oglevie
1864–1866
Ella Oglevie
1866–1877
Anna Oglevie
1869–1938
Rose M Oglevie
1873–1946
Joseph Franklin Oglevie Jr
1876–1968
Sadie Edna Oglevie
1879–1972

Spouse and Children

    Josiah Franklin Oglevie

    Male1832–1916Male

    Female1838–1928Female

MARRIAGE
11 December 1856
Polk, Iowa, United States
children

(11)

    Mary C Oglevie

    Female1857–1858Female

    George W. Oglevie

    Male1859–1863Male

    John K Oglevie

    Male1861–1863Male

    Female1863–1949Female

    Rosa Oglevie

    Female1864–1865Female

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    John Knox

    Male1820–1846Male

    Mary Hanlon

    Female1820–Female

siblings

(3)

    Female1838–1928Female

    Catharine Knox

    Female1841–1918Female

    William Knox

    Male1843–1905Male

World Events (8)

1846

Age 8

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 22

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.
1863

Age 25

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish, northern English, and northern Irish: from a genitive or plural form of Old English cnocc ‘roundtopped hill’, hence a topographic name for someone who lived on a hilltop, or a habitational name from one of the places in Scotland and northern England named with this element, now spelled Knock, in particular one in Renfrewshire.2 The surname is also borne by eastern Ashkenazic Jews as an Americanized form of one or more likesounding Jewish surnames.

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

Sources (3)

  • Jane Oglesvie in household of Joseph Oglesvie, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Jane Oglevie in household of Josiah Oglevie, "Iowa State Census, 1895"
  • Jane Oglevie, "Iowa State Census, 1915"

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