Jane Wolstenholme

about 1844–
Walton by Chesterfield, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Jane

Jane Wolstenholme was born about 1844, in Walton by Chesterfield, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. She married John Watts in 1863, in Chesterfield, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Brampton, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years.

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Family Time Line

John Watts
1840–
Jane Wolstenholme
1844–
Marriage: 1863
Alfred Watts
1864–
John Watts
1866–
Ada Watts
1868–1893
Beatrice Watts
1871–
Fred Watts
1874–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1863
Chesterfield, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(5)

    Alfred Watts

    Male1864–Male

    John Watts

    Male1866–Male

    Female1868–1893Female

    Beatrice Watts

    Female1871–Female

    Fred Watts

    Male1874–Male

World Events (7)

1854 · The Crimean War

Age 10

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.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 36

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
1884

Age 40

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Wolstenholme, a place in Lancashire named from the Old English personal name Wulfstān ( see Woolston 1) + Old Norse holmr ‘island’, ‘dry land in a fen’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jane Watts in household of John Watts, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Jane Watts in household of John Watts, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Jane Watts in entry for Fred Watts, "England, Derbyshire, Church of England Parish Registers, 1537-1918"

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