Jane Scragg

2 December 1818–24 January 1900
Taynton, Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Jane

When Jane Scragg was christened on 2 December 1818, in Taynton, Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Scragg, was 31 and her mother, Jane Eeles, was 27. She married John Johncey on 19 January 1842, in Fifield, Oxfordshire, England. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Fifield, Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years. She died on 24 January 1900, at the age of 81, and was buried in Fifield, Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

John Johncey
1817–1909
Jane Scragg
1818–1900
Marriage: 19 January 1842
George Henry Johncey
1842–1927
Harriet Johncey
1844–1938
Sarah Ann Johncey
1848–
Elizabeth Johncey
1850–
Mary A. Johncey
1853–
William Johncey
1856–
Ellen Johncey
1859–
Alfred Johncey
1862–1946

Spouse and Children

    John Johncey

    Male1817–1909Male

    Female1818–1900Female

MARRIAGE
19 January 1842
Fifield, Oxfordshire, England
children

(8)

    George Henry Johncey

    Male1842–1927Male

    Harriet Johncey

    Female1844–1938Female

    Sarah Ann Johncey

    Female1848–Female

    Elizabeth Johncey

    Female1850–Female

    Mary A. Johncey

    Female1853–Female

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

World Events (6)

1823

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

The Factory Act restricted the hours women and children could work in textile mills. No child under the age of 9 were allowed to work, and children ages 9-13 could not work longer than 9 hours per day. Children up to the age of 13 were required to receive at least two hours of schooling, six days per week.
1843

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

Name Meaning

English: from an Old Norse personal name or byname, Skragg, related to Norwegian dialect skragg ‘a shriveled, wretched person’, and English scraggy ‘lean’, ‘skinny’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Jane Johnsey in household of Harriot Johnsey, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Jane Johnsey in household of John Johnsey, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Jane in entry for Sarah Ann Johncy, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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