Frances Jane Beavan

2 February 1837–3 December 1899 (Age 62)
Eskley, Herefordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Frances Jane

When Frances Jane Beavan was born on 2 February 1837, in Eskley, Herefordshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, James Beavan, was 47 and her mother, Hannah Jones, was 44. She married Clark Carter Ames on 8 March 1854, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States in 1846 and Davis, Utah, United States in 1850. She died on 3 December 1899, in Fairview, Lincoln, Wyoming, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Fairview, Lincoln, Wyoming, United States.

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Family Time Line

Clark Carter Ames
Frances Jane Beavan
Marriage: 8 March 1854
Clark Ezra Ames
Joseph Arnold Ames
Frances Charity Ames
Ira James Ames
Hyrum Bevin Ames
Philip Henry Ames
Daniel Beavan Ames
Elizabeth Harriet Ames
Abraham Charles Ames
Clarissa May Ames
Oliver Ames

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 March 1854Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1839 · Nauvoo is Settled
    Age 2
    After the Saints had been chased out of Missouri they moved to a swampy area located next to the Mississippi River. Here they settled and named the place Nauvoo which translates into the city beautiful.
    Age 6
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 17
    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.

    Name Meaning

    Welsh: variant of Bevan .

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

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    Story Highlight

    Life Events of Clark Carter Ames 1832-1907, Gathered by Susan Ames, wife of Harry Oliver Ames, a 2nd Great Grandson.

    Born 15 July 1832 Moores, Clinton, New York. Clark was the third child and first son of Ira Ames and Charity Carter. His father was 28 and his mother was 25 years old. His older sister Clarissa was …

    Sources (35)

    • Frances Charity Bevans in entry for Elizabeth Harriett McLelland, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Frances Beven in household of Jas Beven, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • Fannie Beruns in entry for Ira James Ames, "Idaho Death Certificates, 1911-1937"

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