Person:Jane Nelson (2)

m. 13 Dec 1672
  1. Patience Faunce1673 - 1779
  2. John Faunce1678 - 1766
  3. Martha Faunce1680 - 1745
  4. Joannah FaunceAbt 1683 - 1758
  5. Priscilla Faunce1684 - 1736
  6. Thomas Faunce, Jr.1687 - Bef 1749/50
  7. Jean Faunce1692 -
  8. Jane Faunce1693 -
Facts and Events
Name[1][2][3][4] Jane Nelson
Alt Name Jean
Gender Female
Birth? 28 FEB 1650 Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts
Alt Birth? 28 Feb 1651 Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts
Alt Burial? Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts
Ancestral File Number 3HQ6-D9
Alt Marriage 12 Dec 1672 to Elder Thomas Faunce
Marriage 13 Dec 1672 Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United Statesto Elder Thomas Faunce
Death? 8 AUG 1717 Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts
Burial? UNKNOWN Burial Hill, Plymouth
Vital Records

There are 2 vital records available on MyHeritage for Jane Nelson, including birth records, marriage records, and death records. Vital records are historical records that are typically recorded around the actual time of the event, which means they are likely accurate. Vital records include information like the event date and place, and the person's occupation and residence. Vital records also often include information about the person's relatives. For example, birth and marriage records include names of parents and divorce records list the names of children.

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Jane's parents were William Nelson and Martha Ford, both born in England. John Nelson, who married Lydia Bartlett and is in this database, was Jane's brother.

From Savage's Genealogical Dictionary

WILLIAM, Plymouth, m[arried]. 27 Oct. 1640, Martha Ford, d[aughter]. of the wid[owed]. passeng[er]. in the Fortune 1621; one of the purch[asers]. in 1662 of Middleborough, had, perhaps, John, b[orn]. 8 June 1617; Jane, or Joan, 28 Feb. 1651. In 1668 the wife of a William of Plymouth was Martha. His d[aughter]. Jane m[arried]. 13 Dec. 1672, Thomas Faunce. Seventeen of this name had, in 1834, been at the N[ew]. E[ngland]. coll[eges]. of wh[om]. three only at Harv[ard]

From Burial Hill

--ere Mrs. Jane Fau-- Eld.r Thomas Fau-- Aug.t ye 6th 171-- (Aug. 8 1717 children) Vol. 1.P.33 in the 67th year of her age.

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  2. New England Historic Genealogical Society. NEHGS Register, Vol. 144, p. 119.

    The Faunce Family by James Freer Faunce, Akron, Ohio

  3. George E. Bowman, Editor. Mayflower Descendant, Vol. 13, p. 203 (marriage); 16, p. 236 (birth).
  4. James Savage, Former President of the Massachusetts Historical Society and Editor of Winthrop's History of New England. Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England, Showing Three Generations of Those Who Came Before May 1692, on the Basis of Farmer's. (1860-62 and Genealogical Publishing Co., Baltimore, MD, 1965; Corrected electronic version copyright Robert Kraft, July 1994), Vol. 3, p. 268.