Person:Jane Nelson (2)

m. 13 Dec 1672
  1. Patience Faunce1673 - 1779
  2. John Faunce1678 - 1766
  3. Martha Faunce1680 - 1745
  4. Priscilla Faunce1684 - 1736
  5. Thomas Faunce, Jr.1687 - Bef 1749/50
  6. Joannah Faunce1689 - 1758
  7. Jane Faunce1692 -
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

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.