Jane M Farris

1820–Female
Virginia, United States

The Life of Jane M

When Jane M Farris was born in 1820, in Virginia, United States, her father, Jackson Faris, was 40 and her mother, Rebecca Lares, was 30.

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Family Time Line

Jackson Faris
1780–1841
Rebecca Lares
1790–1872
William Fariss
1805–1885
John Jackson Fariss
1809–1886
Rebecca G Fariss
1814–1891
Jane M Farris
1820–
Caroline L. M. Farris
1829–1894

Parents and Siblings

    Jackson Faris

    Male1780–1841Male

    Rebecca Lares

    Female1790–1872Female

siblings

(5)

    William Fariss

    Male1805–1885Male

    Male1809–1886Male

    Rebecca G Fariss

    Female1814–1891Female

    Female1820–Female

    Caroline L. M. Farris

    Female1829–1894Female

World Events (8)

1820 · Making States Equal

Age 0

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1824 · """Mary Randolph Publishes """"The Virginia Housewife"""""""

Age 4

“The Virginia Housewife” was published by Mary Randolph. It was the first cookbook published in America. 
1861 · The Battle of Manassas

Age 41

The Battle of Manassas is also referred to as the First Battle of Bull Run. 35,000 Union troops were headed towards Washington D.C. after 20,000 Confederate forces. The McDowell's Union troops fought with General Beauregard's Confederate troops along a little river called Bull Run. 

Name Meaning

1 Scottish: variant of Fergus , in which the Gaelic gh sound has been dropped rather than being altered to g. Compare Farrish , Ferris .2 Probably also a variant of English Farrar ; the name is quite common in southeast England.

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

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