Jane "Jennie" Irvine

Jane "Jennie" Irvine[1]

Female 1856 - 1929  (73 years)

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  • Name Jane "Jennie" Irvine 
    Nickname Jennie 
    Born 13 Feb 1856  Wishaw, Cambusnethan Parish, Lanark, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Female 
    Alt. Birth 10 Mar 1856 
    • This date is written in the family bible. Perhaps it is her christening date instead of her birth date.
    IMMI 4 Dec 1871  New York City, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • arriving in New York 4 Dec 1871 on the "Anglia" from Glasgow
      Sarah Irvine, 18
      Jane Irvine, 16
    Census 1880  Vigo Twp, Knox Co, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1920  Providence, Webster Co, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • West Main St (ED 174 page 1B)
      Jane Wanless, 64, widowed 8 yrs, self & parents b. Scotland, general store
      Mary Buckner, dau, 24, married, b. KY
      Robert E. Buckner, grandson, 3-6/12, b. KY
      Hellen L. Buckner, granddau, 1-8/12, b. KY
    Obituary 29 Apr 1929  Providence, Webster Co, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    The Twice-a-week Providence Enterprise 
    • Mrs. Robert Wanless, age 75, died  at her home in this city today about 12 o'clock of infirmities of age. She had been in bad health for some time but her condition did not become serious until about two weeks ago. Mrs. Wanless was one of the city's best and most highly esteemed citizens and beloved by all who knew her, and will be missed in this community. She was a member of the Christian church and lived a devoted Christian.   The  deceased is survived by the following children; Mark, Tom and Will Wanless  of Harrisburg, ILL; Robert Wanless, Marion ILL; Mrs. Nell Humphrey, Onton,  Ky; Mrs. Fred Buckner, Detroit, Mich.   The funeral services will be  conducted at the home Tuesday morning at 10 o'clock by Rev. H.B. Self after  which the remains will be held to rest in the Jennings grave yard.
      [The  Twice-a-week Providence Enterprise; Monday April 29, 1929]
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    NAME Jane Irvin 
    NAME Jane Irwin 
    Died 29 Apr 1929  Providence, Webster Co, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7, 8
    Buried Jennings Cem., Providence, KY Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Notes 
    • birth was registered March 5 1856
    Person ID I216  8: Percival Wanlis & Grace Tomson
    Last Modified 21 Oct 2014 

    Father Thomas Irvine,   b. 1819, Lamington, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jun 1899, Sullivan County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Janet "Jeanette" Howie,   b. Abt 1823, Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1898, Terre Haute, Vigo co, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years) 
    Married Est 1841-1842  (Probably) Lanark, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F104  Group Sheet

    Family Robert Wanless,   b. 6 Aug 1850, Bishop Auckland, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Aug 1919, Providence, Webster Co, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 3 Mar 1873  Curryville, Sullivan Co, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • Marriage cert says Robert lived in Shelburn and Jane in Curryville. Later it says Currysville, but it should not have an "s" in the name.
    Children 
     1. William Wanless,   b. 22 Jan 1874, Shelburn, Sullivan Co, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft Jan 1955, Harrisburg, Saline Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     2. Thomas "Tom" Wanless,   b. 24 Apr 1875, Brazil, Clay Co, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Mar 1946, Providence, Webster Co, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     3. Jeanette Wanless,   b. 24 Mar 1877, Newburgh, Warrick Co, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef May 1945  (Age 68 years)
     4. Margaret Wanless,   b. 26 Jan 1879, Edwardsport, Knox Co, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Mar 1879  (Age 0 years)
     5. Marrion Wanless,   b. 17 Apr 1880, Edwardsport, Knox Co, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Oct 1930, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
     6. Robert Wanless,   b. 16 Jul 1882, Edwardsport, Knox Co, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft Mar 1946  (Age 63 years)
     7. Ellen Cherry "Nell" Wanless,   b. 12 Aug 1884, Newburgh, Warrick Co, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1939  (Age 54 years)
     8. Annie Bell Wanless,   b. 27 Feb 1887, Providence, Webster Co, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1927-1928  (Age 40 years)
     9. Walter Wanless,   b. 1 Mar 1889, Providence, Webster Co, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Mar 1916, Harrisburg, Saline Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)
     10. Agnes Wanless,   b. 10 Aug 1891, Providence, Webster Co, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jul 1893  (Age 1 years)
     11. Mark Wanless,   b. 3 Aug 1893, Providence, Webster Co, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 1967, Dallas, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     12. Mary Elizabeth Wanless,   b. 22 Nov 1895, Providence, Webster Co, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Dec 1966  (Age 71 years)
    Last Modified 20 Jun 2002 
    Family ID F77  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    Jane (Irvine) Wanless (1856-1929), wife of Robert
    Jane (Irvine) Wanless (1856-1929), wife of Robert
    in front of their general store in Providence, Webster Co, Kentucky

  • Sources 
    1. [S8] GEDCOM from Colleen Wanless Platt 8/1999.

    2. [S6] Death certificate, DEATH CERT GIVES PARENTS NAMES; CHILDREN'S DEATH CERTIS GIVE HER BIRTHPLACE AS SCOTLAND AND GIVE HER MAIDEN SURNAME (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S13] Census, 1880 CENSUS LISTS AGE AS 24 WHICH MEANS BIRTHYEAR OF 1855/56, AND BIRTHPLACE AS SCOTLAND (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S18] Personal knowledge, EMAIL FROM JANE THOMPSON-FRIESZ 4/10/2000 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S14] Birth Certificate.
      Jane Irvine, 13 Feb 1856, 10 h. P.M. at Wilsons Rows(?), Wishaw; registered in parish of Cambusnethan in county of Lanark; father Thomas Irvine, coal miner; mother Janet Irvine maide name Howie; father present at reg. on 5 March 1856

    6. [S6] Death certificate, "KENTUCKY, DEATH RECORDS, 1911-1955," INDEX, FAMILYSEARCH (HTTPS://FAMILYSEARCH.ORG/PAL:/MM9.1.1/NSRV-LH7) (Reliability: 3).
      Name:       Jane Wanless
      Event Date:       29 Apr 1929
      Event Place:       Providence, Webster, Kentucky
      Gender:       Female
      Age:       73
      Estimated Birth Year:       1856
      Father:       Thomas Irvine
      Mother:       Janet Howie

    7. [S19] Obituary.

    8. [S11] Bible of Robert & Jane Wanless, (copied pages from Carol Ellis).

    9. [S16] Carol Ellis - family group sheets.