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JANES, William

Male 1780 - 1841  (60 )


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  • Name JANES, William  [1
    Alt. Birth 1775  VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • I believe this is based upon the William Janes who married Sarah Nichols, however...that is not this William Janes (as research has since proven).
    Born 9 Apr 1780  (now Pendleton Co., WV), Pendleton Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Alt. Birth 27 Feb 1782  [3
    • {{NOTE: This is generally the birth date given for William Janes of Coles Co., IL}}
    1830 Census 1830  Jefferson, Fayette Co., OH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    sheet 301 
    • line 3 household of William Janes includes: 1 male 50-60, 1 male 20-30, 2 males 15-20, 1 female 40-50, 1 female 10-15, 1 female 5-10, 1 female under 5
    1840 Census 1840  Jefferson, Fayette Co., OH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    sheet 27 
    • line 15 household of Harrison Janes includes: 1 male 20-30, 1 male 5-10, 1 male under 5, 1 female 20-30, 1 female under 5
      line 16 household of William Janes includes: 1 male 60-70, 1 male 15-20, 1 male under 5, 1 female 50-60, 1 female 20-30, 1 female 10-15, 1 female under 5
    Fact
    • Lived Floyd Co., KY (1810-20 census), lived Coles Co. IL 1840-50, d. IL ; m Sarah Jane Nicholas (Jane Nichols)

      {{Research Note: The William Janes that lived in Coles Co., IL & was married to Sarah Jane Nickell/Nichols is the son of Joseph Janes of Floyd Co., KY and descends from the Janes of NY}}
    Died 1 Mar 1841  Jefferson TWP, Fayette Co., OH Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried Old Jeffersonville Cemetery, Jeffersonville, Fayette Co., OH Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I56506  Gean~ealogy Tree
    Last Modified 14 Apr 2013 

    Father JANES, Possibly William Paine,   b. 1752, St. John's Parish, Prince George's Co., MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 25 Apr 1801 and 6 Oct 1801, Pendleton Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 ) 
    Mother SEYBERT, Margaret,   b. 1745, Tulpehocken, (no Berks Co.), Lancaster Co. PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married Abt 1770  MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F8383  Group Sheet

    Family WEYBRIGHT, Catherine,   b. 24 Nov 1784, (now Highland Co.), Augusta Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Feb 1852, Jeffersonville, Fayette Co., OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 ) 
    Married 1803  Pendleton Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. JANES, Eleanor,   b. 5 May 1803, (now Pendleton Co., WV), Pendleton Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Dec 1844, Jeffersonville, Fayette Co., OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 )
     2. JANES, Mary,   b. 17 Mar 1805, (now Pendleton Co., WV), Pendleton Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 1866  (Age 60 )
     3. JANES, Catherine "Katie",   b. 19 Sep 1807, Straight Creek, (now Highland Co., VA), Pendleton Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Mar 1865, Jeffersonville, Fayette Co., OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 )
     4. JANES, William Paine,   b. 24 Oct 1809, (now Pendleton Co., WV), Pendleton Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 May 1866, Jeffersonville, Fayette Co., OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 )
     5. JANES, Margaret,   b. 1810,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. JANES, Harrison,   b. 9 Apr 1815, (now Pendleton Co., WV), Pendleton Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1860  (Age 45 )
     7. JANES, Elizabeth,   b. 9 Jun 1817, Fayette Co., OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Apr 1863  (Age 45 )
     8. JANES, Anna Jane,   b. 22 Jul 1820, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1855  (Age 34 )
     9. JANES, George W.,   b. 23 Dec 1822, Fayette Co., OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1903  (Age 80 )
     10. JANES, Sarah,   b. 3 Dec 1824, Fayette Co., OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 May 1844, Jeffersonville, Fayette Co., OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 19 )
    Last Modified 13 Apr 2013 
    Family ID F162759  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S323] History of the Janes-Peek Family from Grandma’s Little Trunk, Collins, Dr. Reba, pg 116 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S1064] The Jacob Seybert family: Coming to America, Pierce, Larry.

    3. [S1070] Anderson and Allied Families, Anderson, Richard H., (Updated 31 Aug 2012).

    4. [S1066] 4D Traveler, Pierce, Larry.