Jane Ann Close

1861–
Darlington, Durham, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Jane Ann

Jane Ann Close was born in 1861, in Darlington, Durham, England, United Kingdom. She married William Thomas Pearson on 24 August 1884, in Darlington, Durham, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Sunderland, Durham, England, United Kingdom in 1901 and Darlington, Darlington, Durham, England, United Kingdom in 1911.

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Family Time Line

Jane Ann Close
1861–
William Thomas Pearson
1862–
Marriage: 24 August 1884
Thomas William Pearson
1886–
Beatrice Ellen Mary Pearson
1888–
Albert Edward Pearson
1891–
Arthur Osmond Pearson
1893–
Alfred George Pearson
1896–
Alice Mabel Pearson
1901–

Spouse & Children

  • Female1861–Female

  • William Thomas Pearson

    Male1862–Male

MARRIAGE
24 August 1884
Darlington, Durham, England, United Kingdom
children

(6)

  • Thomas William Pearson

    Male1886–Male

  • Beatrice Ellen Mary Pearson

    Female1888–Female

  • Albert Edward Pearson

    Male1891–Male

  • Arthur Osmond Pearson

    Male1893–Male

  • Alfred George Pearson

    Male1896–Male

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 19

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
1884

Age 23

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 43

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived by an enclosure of some sort, such as a courtyard set back from the main street or a farmyard, from Middle English clos(e) (Old French clos, from Late Latin clausum, past participle of claudere ‘to close’).2 English: from Middle English clos(e) ‘secret’, applied as a nickname for a reserved or secretive person.3 Dutch: variant of Claeys .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Jane A Pearson in household of William T Pearson, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Jane A Close in household of Thomas Close, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Jane Ann Pearson in household of William T Pearson, "England and Wales Census, 1911"

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