Janet Anderson Clotworthy

4 September 1846–20 February 1871 (Age 24)
Dalry, Ayrshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Janet Anderson

When Janet Anderson Clotworthy was born on 4 September 1846, in Dalry, Ayrshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, her father, Hugh Clotworthy, was 19 and her mother, Jean Jane Maitland, was 27. She married Lucian Heaton Jacob on 28 February 1860, in Midway, Wasatch, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Heber, Heber, Soltau, Hanover, Prussia, Germany in 1870 and Exton, Somerset, England, United Kingdom in 1871. She died on 20 February 1871, in Midway, Wasatch, Utah, United States, at the age of 24, and was buried in Midway City Cemetery, Midway, Wasatch, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lucian Heaton Jacob
Janet Anderson Clotworthy
Marriage: 28 February 1860
Emily Jane Jacob
Hugh Alexander Jacob
Lucian Heaton Jacob Jr
Mary Elizabeth Jacob

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    28 February 1860Midway, Wasatch, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1847 · The United Presbyterian Church of Scotland is established.
    Age 1
    The United Presbyterian Church of Scotland was formed in 1847. For most of its existence the United Presbyterian Church was the third largest Presbyterian Church in Scotland and flourished in Scotland for 53 years. After being reunited with the Church of Scotland in 1929, it continues to bring relief to the local communities.
    1852 · The Book of Mormon Published in German
    Age 6
    On May 25, 1852, the Book of Mormon is published in German.
    1854 · Great North of Scotland Railway
    Age 8
    Being one of the two smallest railways in 1923, the Great North of Scotland Railway carried its first passengers from Kittybrewster to Huntly in 1854. In the 1880s the railways were refurbished to give express services to the suburban parts in Aberdeen. There were junctions with the Highland Railway established to help connect Aberdeenshire, Banffshire and Moray counties. The railway started to deliver goods from the North Sean and from the whisky distilleries in Speyside. With the implementation of bus services and the purchase of the British Railway the Great North of Scotland Railway was discontinued.

    Name Meaning

    English: see Clatworthy .

    Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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    Story Highlight

    Lucian Heaton and Janet Clotworthy Jacob

    Lucian Heaton and Janet Clotworthy Jacob Lucian Heaton Jacob was the third child born to Norton and Emily H. Jacob. When a lad of twelve years he crossed the plains with his noted father and mother. …

    Sources (15)

    • Genette Plotworthy in entry for Emily Jane Gerber, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Janet Anderson Clotworthy, "Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"
    • Janet Cloutworthy in household of Hugh Cloutworthy, "Scotland Census, 1851"

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