Jane Wilson

2 March 1810–5 April 1896 (Age 86)
Lincolnton, Lincoln, North Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of Jane

When Jane Wilson was born on 2 March 1810, in Lincolnton, Lincoln, North Carolina, United States, her father, John Wilson, was 26 and her mother, Mary Polly Miller, was 18. She married Orvel Morgan Allen on 23 February 1825, in Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States in 1839. She died on 5 April 1896, in Eagar, Apache, Arizona, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Eagar Cemetery, Eagar, Apache, Arizona, United States.

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Family Time Line

Orvel Morgan Allen
Jane Wilson
Marriage: 23 February 1825
Eliza Ann Allen
Elizabeth Catherine Allen
Mary Jane Allen
Sarah Lucinda Allen
Antoinette Morgan Allen
Alma Hyrum Allen
James Chandler Allen
Laura Josephine Allen

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 February 1825Missouri, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
    Age 17
    Historical Boundaries: 1827: Hancock, Illinois, United States
    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 26
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

    Name Meaning

    English: from the Middle English personal name Will + patronymic -son ‘son of Will’. Will was a very common medieval short form of William . This surname is also very common among African Americans.

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

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    Story Highlight

    Lucy Ann Prisbrey Allen Hall - Memories of her and family by dtr Lola Clare Hall

    Brackets [ ] added for clarity and accuracy. AUNT [LOLA] CLARA HALL'S TAPE [RECORDING] ABOUT LUCY ANN PRISBREY [ALLEN HALL - her mother] (b. 16 MAR 1850) RECORDED 7 SEP 1964 What kind of person was …

    Sources (19)

    • Jane Hall in household of Joshua C Hall, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Jane Wilson in entry for Elizabeth C Thorp, "Iowa, Death Records, 1904-1951"
    • Jane Wilson in household of John Wilson, "United States Census, 1850"

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