Jane Barton

1718–
Upholland, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Jane

When Jane Barton was born on 3 August 1718, in Upholland, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Lewis Barton, was 23 and her mother, Margaret Ashurst, was 25.

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Family Time Line

Lewis Barton
1695–1737
Margaret Ashurst
1693–1731
William Barton
1714–1715
Ellin Barton
1714–1715
George Barton
1726–1735
Ellen Barton
1716–
Jane Barton
1718–
William Barton
1718–
Peter Barton
1721–
John Barton
1724–1740
Margaret Barton
1735–

Parents & Siblings

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World Events (4)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 83

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

Age 90

The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.
1815

Age 97

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from any of the numerous places named with Old English bere or bær ‘barley’ + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’, i.e. an outlying grange. Compare Barwick .2 German and central European (e.g. Czech and Slovak Bartoň): from a pet form of the personal name Bartolomaeus ( see Bartholomew ).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (1)

  • Jane Barton, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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