Jane Wearmouth

Brief Life History of Jane

When Jane Wearmouth was born on 31 May 1806, in Middleton in Teesdale, Durham, England, United Kingdom, her father, Nicholas Wearmouth, was 29 and her mother, Mary Parker, was 29. She married Peter Richardson on 13 December 1828, in Middleton in Teesdale, Durham, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Coundon Gate, Durham, England, United Kingdom in 1851 and Wingate, Durham, England, United Kingdom in 1861. She died on 24 June 1892, in Woodland, Summit, Utah, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Kamas, Summit, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Peter Richardson
1805–1887
Jane Wearmouth
1806–1892
Marriage: 13 December 1828
Ann Richardson
1829–1900
Fannie Richardson
1837–1839
Fannie Richardson
1839–
Mary Richardson
1830–1831
Mary Richardson
1832–
Nicholas Richardson
1835–
Phoebe Richardson
1842–1870
William Edward Richardson
1848–1937
John Richardson
1850–1852
John Wearmouth Richardson
1852–1913

Sources (21)

  • Jane Richardson in household of Peter Richardson, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Jane Wearmouth - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Jane Wearmouth
  • Jane Wearmouth, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "

World Events (8)

1808

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.

1830

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

English (northern): habitational name from Bishop Wearmouth or Monkwearmouth (Durham). The placename is from the river Wear (see Wear ) + Old English mūtha ‘river mouth’.

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

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