Jane Blain

17 March 1848–20 February 1873 (Age 24)
Carlisle, Cumberland, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Jane

When Jane Blain was born on 17 March 1848, in Carlisle, Cumberland, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Blain Sr., was 30 and her mother, Isabella Graham, was 31. She married James Bellamy Farmer on 10 March 1865, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Cumberland, England, United Kingdom in 1851. She died on 20 February 1873, in Monroe, Sevier, Utah, United States, at the age of 24, and was buried in Monroe, Sevier, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Bellamy Farmer
1825–1908
Jane Blain
1848–1873
Marriage: 10 March 1865
John Blain Farmer
1865–1941
Lorenzo Blain Farmer
1868–1958
Isabella Blain Farmer
1870–1890
Sarah Jane Farmer
1873–1958

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 March 1865Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (4)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    World Events (5)

    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 6
    The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
    1863
    Age 15
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg
    Age 15
    The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: French/Haitian Donat, Jacques, Michel, Cecile, Elzear, Ermite, Fernand, Gaston, Germain, Gisele, Jean Claude, Jobe.Scottish: shortened form of MacBlain, a shortened form of Mac Gille Blathain ‘son of Gille Blááin’, a personal name meaning ‘servant of Saint Bláán’. Bláán, after whom Dunblane in Perthshire was named, appears in placenames in both Ireland and Scotland.English: from Middle English bleyne ‘inflamed swelling on the surface of the body’, possibly a nickname for a person suffering from boils or some form of inflamation of the skin.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Bline
    Blaine
    Abel
    Blane

    Story Highlight

    SHORT HISTORY OF JANE BLAIN FARMER

    Daughter of John and Isabella Graham Blain By her daughter, Eva L. Pratt Jane Blain Farmer was the great-grandmother of Helen Stratton Anderson, who was a long-time friend and neighbor of mine when …

    Sources (19)

    • Jane Blain in household of Jno Blain, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
    • Jane Blane in entry for Lorenzo B Farmer and Hattie Simonsen, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • Jane Blain in entry for Larenzo Blaine Farmer, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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