Jane Adeline Bicknell

14 August 1814–15 January 1913 (Age 98)
Utica, Oneida, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Jane Adeline

When Jane Adeline Bicknell was born on 14 August 1814, in Utica, Oneida, New York, United States, her father, Calvin Field Bicknell, was 35 and her mother, Chloe Seymour, was 32. She married Joseph Young on 18 February 1834, in Geneseo, Geneseo, Livingston, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 8 daughters. She lived in Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1850 and Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States for about 40 years. She died on 15 January 1913, in Tacoma, Pierce, Washington, United States, at the age of 98, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Young
Jane Adeline Bicknell
Marriage: 18 February 1834
Jane Adeline Young
Joseph Bicknell Young
Seymour Bicknell Young
Marcus Le Grand Young
John Calvin Young
Mary Lucretia Young
Liluh Young
Julia Ann Vilate Young
Chloe Eliza Young
Rhoda Young
Fannie Young
Henrietta Young
Brigham Bicknell Young

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    18 February 1834Geneseo, Geneseo, Livingston, New York, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 5
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
    Age 13
    Historical Boundaries: 1827: Hancock, Illinois, United States
    1841 · The Nauvoo Legion
    Age 27
    In 1841, the Nauvoo Legion was organized. It was a group of men formed to protect the people of Nauvoo but also fought in different wars. Joseph Smith was the Lieutenant General of this group. Other leaders included Brigham Young, John C. Bennett, and others. They were part of the Illinois Mormon War (1844-1846), Mexican-American War (March of California, Capture of Tucson), Indian Wars (Battle Creek Massacre, Battle of Fort Utah, Walker War, Ute Black Hawk War, Mountain Meadows Massacre), American Civil War, and Morrisite War. The Legion was disbanded in 1887.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from Bickenhill in Warwickshire, Bickenhall in Somerset or Bignell in Oxfordshire. The former two are named with the Old English personal name Bicca + Old English hyll ‘hill’, but in the Somerset name the final element alternates with Old English h(e)all ‘hall’. Bignell is named with the Old English personal name Biga + hyll ‘hill’. Compare Bignell .

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

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    Story Highlight

    Pioneer Story

    The Young family traveled to the Salt Lake Valley with the William Snow/Joseph Young Company in 1850. The Young family included Joseph and his wife Jane Adeline Bicknell and their children: Jane Adel …

    Sources (107)

    • Young, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Jane Bickwell in entry for Rhoda Y. Machintosh, "Illinois Deaths and Burials, 1749-1999"
    • Jane Young in household of Joseph Young, "United States Census, 1850"

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