Jane Rogerson

5 March 1827–1 October 1864 (Age 37)
Preston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Jane

When Jane Rogerson was born on 5 March 1827, in Preston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Rogerson, was 25 and her mother, Mary Farren Harrison, was 24. She married Seth Ollerton on 12 June 1848, in Penwortham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 1 October 1864, in Sweetwater, Wyoming, United States, at the age of 37, and was buried in Sweetwater, Wyoming, United States.

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Family Time Line

Seth Ollerton
Jane Rogerson
Marriage: 12 June 1848
Elizabeth Ann Ollerton
Robert Ollerton
Seth William James Ollerton
Ellen Ollerton
Hannah Ollerton
James Ollerton
William Ollerton

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 June 1848Penwortham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 3
    Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).
    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 3
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
    1842 · Mines and Collieries Act of 1842
    Age 15
    The Parliment of the United Kingdom passed the Mines and Collieries Act of 1842, mostly commonly known as the Mines Act of 1842. This act made it so that nobody under the age of ten could work in the mines and also females in general could not be employed.

    Name Meaning

    English: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Roger + -son.

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

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    HIstory of John & Alice Dandy Ollerton

    JOHN OLLERTON & ALICE DANDY OLLERTON 1800 TO 1856 1802 TO 1856 This is a history written by Gerald Lewis Ollerton who is a great, great, great grandson of John and Alice Ollerton. This history is com …

    Sources (13)

    • Jane Rogerson in household of William Rogerson, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • Jane Rogerson in entry for James A Ollorton, "Arizona, Deaths, 1870-1951"
    • Jane Ollerton in household of Seth Ollerton, "England and Wales Census, 1861"

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