John Vance

1 January 1742–1799 (Age 57)
Coagh, Tamlaght, County Tyrone, Ireland

The Life of John

When John Vance was born on 1 January 1742, in Coagh, Tamlaght, County Tyrone, Ireland, his father, James Vance, was 28 and his mother, Elizabeth Gamble Glass, was 24. He married Jane Brown in 1770, in Coagh, County Tyrone, Ireland. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died in 1799, in Ireland, at the age of 57.

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John Vance
Jane Brown
Marriage: 1770
Margaret Vance
John Vance

Spouse and Children

Coagh, County Tyrone, Ireland


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World Events (2)


Age 56

Battle of Antrim.

Age 56

The Young Ireland rebellion of 1798 failed.

Name Meaning

English and Irish: topographic name for someone who lived by a fen or marsh, Old English fenn. Compare Fann .

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

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