Frances "Fannie" Jane Lint

1839–2 February 1921 (Age 82)
Holmes, Ohio, United States

The Life of Frances "Fannie" Jane

When Frances "Fannie" Jane Lint was born in 1839, in Holmes, Ohio, United States, her father, David Lint, was 29 and her mother, Mary Ann Burkey, was 28. She married Adam Jacobs on 16 April 1856, in Polk, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Fruitvale, Alameda, California, United States in 1900 and Oakland, Alameda, California, United States for about 10 years. She died on 2 February 1921, in Alameda, California, United States, at the age of 82.

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Family Time Line

Adam Jacobs
1833–1915
Frances "Fannie" Jane Lint
1839–1921
Marriage: 16 April 1856
Peter Jacobs
1857–1873
Mary Ann Jacobs
1859–1926

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
16 April 1856
Polk, Iowa, United States
children

(2)

    Peter Jacobs

    Male1857–1873Male

    Mary Ann Jacobs

    Female1859–1926Female

Parents and Siblings

    David Lint

    Male1810–Male

    Mary Ann Burkey

    Female1811–1909Female

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 7

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 21

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 24

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

Name Meaning

1 English: metonymic occupational name for a dresser of flax, from Middle English lynet, lynt ‘flax’.2 Dutch: from a short form of a Germanic name formed with lind ( see Linde 1).3 Dutch: metonymic occupational name for a linen weaver or merchant.

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

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Confusion on Name

Findagrave.com ID # 11202036 has her name as Mary Francis Sheets Lamb. Her spouses John Stanley Hodges, John Moore, and Unknown Lamb. Her headstone reads Mary F Lamb. Her children listed Hugh Jamison …

Sources (3)

  • Frances Jacobs, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Lannie Jacobs in household of Adam Jacobs, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Fannie Jacob in household of Adam Jacob, "United States Census, 1900"

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