Jane Clough

Female6 February 1819–1 January 1899

Brief Life History of Jane

Jane Clough was christened on 6 February 1819, in Darlington, Durham, England, United Kingdom as the daughter of John Clough and Jane I'Anson. She married Thomas Beckwith on 26 September 1847, in Hipswell, Yorkshire, England. They were the parents of at least 4 daughters. She lived in Bishopwearmouth, Durham, England, United Kingdom in 1861 and Barnard Castle, Durham, England, United Kingdom for about 20 years. She was buried in Durham, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Beckwith
1822–1903
Jane Clough
1819–1899
Marriage: 26 September 1847
Eliza Jane Beckwith
1851–1919
Mary Beckwith
1851–
Anastasia Beckwith
1855–1892
Louisa Beckwith
1858–

Sources (15)

  • Jane Beckwith in household of Thomas Beckwith, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Jane Clough, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Jane Clough, "England Marriages, 1538–1973"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    26 September 1847Hipswell, Yorkshire, England
  • Children (4)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (1)

    World Events (7)

    1821 · New Ouse Bridge Completed

    The original Ouse Bridge collapsed in 1154 under the weight of a crowd that was on it. In 1367, after the bridge had been replaced with stone and became the site of the first public toilets. In 1564-1565 the bridge was finally done being repaired. In 1810 and 1818 the bridge was dismantled to make way for a new Ouse Bridge design and completed in 1821.

    1823

    Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

    1843

    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

    Name Meaning

    English (Yorkshire and Lancashire): topographic name for someone who lived near a precipitous slope, Middle English clo(u)gh, clou, clew (Old English clōh) ‘ravine, steep-sided valley’, or a habitational name from a place called with this word, for example in Lancashire, Cumbria, or Yorkshire.

    English: in the East Midlands, East Anglia, and southeastern England, probably more often a variant of Clow .

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

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