Jane Jefferies1

#89, (15 July 1874-February 1960)
Father*Henry Jefferies2 b. 15 Dec 1842, d. 9 Aug 1892
Mother*Martha Atkin2 b. 5 Jul 1844, d. 16 Nov 1923
ChartsThe 'American' Jefferies
Birth*15 JUL 1874 Jane Jefferies was born on 15 JUL 1874 at 36 Wells Lane, Streatham, Surrey, England.3,4 
Baptism20 SEP 1874 She was baptized on 20 SEP 1874 at St Peter's Church, Streatham, Surrey, England.2 
(Witness) Residence4 APR 1881 She lived with Henry Jefferies and Martha Atkin at 36, Wells Lane, Streatham, Surrey, England, together with Jonathan Henry Jefferies, George Atkin Jefferies, Harriet Mary Jefferies and Martha Fanny Jefferies.5 
(Witness) PHOto Jane Jefferies witnessed the photo of Henry Jefferies and Martha Atkin at Streatham, Surrey, England.6
(Witness) Immigration28 NOV 1892 Jane Jefferies immigrated with Martha Atkin on 28 NOV 1892 to Jacksonville, Duval, Florida, USA.7 
Married Name25 DEC 1893 Her married name was Stearns.8 
Marriage*25 DEC 1893 Jane Jefferies married Frederick McClellan Stearns, son of Edward Henman Stearns and Frances Allen, on 25 DEC 1893 at Crescent City, Putnam, Florida, USA.8 
Nickname Jane Jefferies also went by the name of Jennie.1 
Residence*1 JUN 1900 She and Frederick McClellan Stearns lived at Putnam, Florida, USA, together with Henry Edward Stearns, Leonard O Stearns and Gladys Florida Stearns.9 
Note*1906 Jane Jefferies and the children were moved to Jacksonville by her brother George after she was widowed. in 1906.10 
Residence*28 APR 1910 She lived at Jacksonville, Duval, Florida, USA, together with Henry Edward Stearns, Leonard O Stearns, George Leslie Stearns, Ethel Mildred Stearns and Gladys Florida Stearns.11 
Residence16 JAN 1920 Jane Jefferies lived at East Church Street, Jacksonville, Duval, Florida, USA, together with Henry Edward Stearns, Leonard O Stearns, George Leslie Stearns, Ethel Mildred Stearns and Gladys Florida Stearns.12 
Residence5 APR 1930 Jane Jefferies lived at 3619 Oak Street, Jacksonville, Duval, Florida, USA, together with Ethel Mildred Stearns and Henry Edward Stearns.13 
Death*FEB 1960 Jane Jefferies died in FEB 1960 at Duval, Florida, USA, aged 85.14 

Family

Frederick McClellan Stearns b. 29 Aug 1864, d. Feb 1906
Marriage*25 DEC 1893 She married Frederick McClellan Stearns, son of Edward Henman Stearns and Frances Allen, on 25 DEC 1893 at Crescent City, Putnam, Florida.8 
Children
Last Edited23 Sep 2016

Citations

  1. [S7] HOWARD nee UNDERWOOD, Sally (Jan 1979).
  2. [S76] London Births & Baptisms, bapt., Jane Jefferies, father Henry Jefferies, mother Martha. Streatham St Peter, no 167, p 21.
  3. [S2] Book inscriptions, Family Bible in posession of Sally Howard.
  4. [S17] BMD indices, Wandsworth, Surrey, Jul-Sep 1874, vol 1d 660.
  5. [S21] Extracted from the 1881 census, SRY: 667/26/46.
  6. [S37] Family photo, from American sources.
  7. [S61] Passengers, SS 'Tower Hill' arrived New York, family in 2nd class cabins B & C from London.
  8. [S54] Internet source/web sites, on ancestry.com, Stearns Family Tree.
  9. [S43] US census, 1900.
  10. [S29] Email from, From Julie Ruth Stearns, June 2009.
  11. [S47] US census, 1910.
  12. [S41] US census, 1920.
  13. [S42] US census, 1930.
  14. [S63] Mara Family Tree on Ancestry.com, by JM Haenlftling.
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