Jane Jenkins

10 September 1847–1 January 1933 (Age 85)
Lanark, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Jane

When Jane Jenkins was born on 10 September 1847, in Lanark, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, her father, James Hardie Jenkins, was 25 and her mother, Janet Laird, was 25. She married William Stewart on 16 December 1864, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 8 daughters. She lived in Rupert, Minidoka, Idaho, United States in 1920 and Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1930. She died on 1 January 1933, in Meadow, Millard, Utah, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Meadow, Millard, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Stewart
Jane Jenkins
Marriage: 16 December 1864
Jennette Jenkins Stewart
Elizabeth Stewart
Isabel Stewart
Jane Stewart
William Stewart
Enoch Stewart
Ellen Stewart
James Jenkins Stewart
May Stewart
Georgie Stewart
Myrtle Stewart

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    16 December 1864Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1850 · Los Angeles Is Incorporated
    Age 3
    Los Angeles was incorporated as a municipality on April 4, 1850.
    Age 16
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
    Age 23
    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

    Name Meaning

    English and Welsh: variant of Jenkin , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s. Jenkins is one of the most common surnames in England, especially southwestern England, but is also especially associated with Wales.

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

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    Story Highlight

    Elizabeth Stewart Fisher - compiled and written by Bertha Fisher Shields

    A life of toil and triumph over hardships is that of Elizabeth Stewart Fisher formerly of Meadow Millard Co. Utah and lately of Raymond, Alberta, Canada. Elizabeth Stewart was born 25 August 1867 …

    Sources (33)

    • Jane Stewart in household of William Stewart, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Jane Kenkins in entry for Jack Schoeppe and May Wilson, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"
    • Jane in entry for Jennette Stewart Greenhalgh, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"

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