Jane Matilda Harbottle

7 September 1868–14 July 1888 (Age 19)
West Maitland, New South Wales, Australia

The Life of Jane Matilda

When Jane Matilda Harbottle was born on 7 September 1868, in West Maitland, New South Wales, Australia, her father, Thomas John Harbottle, was 43 and her mother, Elizabeth Whiteford, was 40. She married Isaac Burton on 24 August 1886, in Gladstone, Queensland, Australia. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died on 14 July 1888, in Calliope, Queensland, Australia, at the age of 19, and was buried in Gladstone, Queensland, Australia.

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Family Time Line

Isaac Burton
Jane Matilda Harbottle
Marriage: 24 August 1886
James Edwin Burton

Spouse and Children

24 August 1886
Gladstone, Queensland, Australia


Parents and Siblings



+2 More Children

World Events (2)


Age 2

British troops withdraw from Australia.

Age 9

Australia and England play the first-ever cricket Test match in Melbourne.

Name Meaning

English (Northumberland): habitational name from a place in the foothills of the Cheviots named Harbottle, from Old English hȳra ‘hireling’ (a derivative of hȳr ‘wages’, ‘reward’) + bōtl ‘dwelling’.

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

Sources (2)

  • Jane Matilda in entry for Isaac Burton, "Australia Cemetery Inscriptions, 1802-2005"
  • Jane Matilda Harbottle Barton, "Find A Grave Index"

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