Jane Losee

1704–about 1794 (Age 90)
Oyster Bay, Queens, New York Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Jane

When Jane Losee was born in 1704, in Oyster Bay, Queens, New York Colony, British Colonial America, her father, Cornelius Losee Jr, was 60 and her mother, Geertje Denton, was 40. She married Joseph Oldfield. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Jamaica, Queens, New York, United States for about 10 years. She died about 1794, in Jamaica, Queens, New York Colony, British Colonial America, at the age of 90, and was buried in Jamaica, Queens, New York Colony, British Colonial America.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Oldfield
1703–1765
Jane Losee
1704–1794
Marriage:
Anthony Oldfield
1727–1760
Mary Oldfield
1731–
Augustus Oldfield
Margaret Oldfield
1730–
John Oldfield
1734–
Joseph Oldfield Jr
1737–1812

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Cornelius Losee Jr

    Male1644–Male

    Female1664–Female

siblings

(19)

    Male1680–1724Male

    Elizabeth Losee

    Female1680–Female

    Hannah Losee

    Female1680–Female

    Issac Losee

    Male1680–Male

    James Denton

    Male1680–Male

+14 More Children

World Events (2)

1776

Age 72

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 72

New York is the 11th state.

Name Meaning

Perhaps an Americanized spelling of Lossie, a vernacular derivative of the female personal name Lucia. Compare English Luce . This name was well established in the Hudson valley in the 18th century, which strengthens the likelihood that it is of Dutch origin.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Jane Oldfield, "United States Census, 1800"
  • Jane Oldfield, "United States Census, 1790"
  • Joseph Oldfield will 3

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