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Janett James

Female Bef 1835 - 1883  (48 years)


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  • Name Janett James  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Born Bef 25 Jan 1835  Spetisbury, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Gender Female 
    Baptism 25 Jan 1835  Spetisbury, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8, 9, 10
    Died 14 Apr 1883  North Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [11, 12
    Buried 16 Apr 1883  Hillside Cemetery, No. Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Notes 
    • Janett James, age 1, emigrated to the US from Bristol, England on the ship Nile, arrived in New York on 6 Jun 1836

      Listed in 1850 NY Census, Columbia County, Stockport, Gennett, age 16, born in England.

      Listed in 1860 NY Census, Columbia County, Stockport, Jane, age 25, born in New York, with husband Frederick Jerome, son Ernest

      Listed in 1865 NY Census, Columbia County, Stockport, Jennett, age 30, born England, mother of 4 children, married once, husband Frederick, age 32, born Green, married once, native voter, landowner, children Ernest, Carry A., Mary A., also John Jerome, 22, soldier formerly in Army.

      Listed in 1880 NY Census, Columbia County, Stockport, Jeanette, age 42, keeping house, born in England, parents born in England, with husband Frederick, children Ernest, Carrie, Alice, Jeremiah, Charles, Grace, Moses

      Note on church death record for daughter Grace Chittenden James on 9 Jul 1881 states "family lately came from Stockport, NY"

      Listed as Jannett Jerome, a deceased sister of Henry James in Probate petition re: Henry James to Columbia County Surrogates Court by George Tator, 13 Jun 1893

      In No. Adams, 14 Apr 1883, Janette, wife of F.S. Jerome, aged 47 yrs. Mrs. Jenette Jerome, wife of F.S. Jerome of River Street, died Saturday morning, after an illness of a few days with inflammation  of the bowels. She leaves five children, the youngest eight years of age. Mrs. Jerome was a lady loved by her family and respected by all her neighbors, and will be sadly missed among her circle of acquaintances."

      AE: 48 years [12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19]
    Person ID I13255  Mindrum
    Last Modified 9 Sep 2015 

    Father Jeremiah James,   b. Aft 16 Apr 1802, Sturminster Marshall, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1869, Stockport, Columbia, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Louisa Maria Harvey,   b. Abt 21 Aug 1802, Iwerne Minster, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1873, North Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 71 years) 
    Married 23 Sep 1822  Spetisbury, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9, 20, 21
    Family ID F9153  Group Sheet

    Family Frederick Stickles Jerome,   b. 3 Apr 1833, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Feb 1908, Poughkeepsie, Dutchess, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 10 Sep 1856  Church of St. John the Evangelist, Stockport, Columbia, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Ernest Jerome,   b. 4 Apr 1858, Stockport, Columbia, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Nov 1932, New Rochelle, Westchester, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     2. Frederick Willis Jerome,   b. 13 Apr 1861,   d. 18 Apr 1862  (Age 1 years)
     3. Carrie Applyn Jerome,   b. 5 Apr 1863, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Aug 1898, Yonkers, Westchester, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years)
     4. Mary Alice Jerome,   b. 30 May 1864, Stockport, Columbia, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jun 1950, Yonkers, Westchester, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     5. Jeremiah (Jerry) James Jerome,   b. 18 Nov 1865, Stottville, Columbia, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Apr 1934, North Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     6. Charles Burdette Jerome,   b. 23 Dec 1868, Stockport, Columbia, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Oct 1929, Gardner, Worcester, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
     7. Grace Chittenden Jerome,   b. 29 Nov 1871, Stockport, Columbia, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jul 1881, North Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 9 years)
     8. Moses Andrews Jerome,   b. 10 Jan 1875, Stockport, Columbia, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Apr 1952, Yonkers, Westchester, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    Last Modified 20 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F9214  Group Sheet

  • Documents
    James, Jeremiah immigration record
    James, Jeremiah immigration record
    Jeremiah James, age 32, occupation gardener, emigrated to US from Bristol, England on the ship Nile, and arrived in New York on 6 Jun 1836 with wife, Louisa (33), Edward (13), Jane (11), Thomas (12), Caroline (9), George (3), Janett (1). They arrived with one bed and bedding, five boxes, three baskets, one tea tray, one writing desk, one work box, one package cooking utensils

    Headstones
    Jerome Family Monument, Hillside Cemetery
    Jerome Family Monument, Hillside Cemetery

  • Sources 
    1. [S1114] 1880 NY Census, Jeanette.

    2. [S1096] 1860 New York Census, Jane.

    3. [S987] 1850 New York Census, Genett.

    4. [S183] Probate petition re: Henry James to Columbia County Surrogates Court by George Tator, 13 Jun 1893, Jannett.

    5. [S184] Church records from Church of St. John the Evangelist, Stockport, NY, compiled 1991 by Linda L. Fenoff, City of Hudson Deputy Historian, Janet.

    6. [S233] Janett.

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    8. [S237]

    9. [S242]

    10. [S1116]

    11. [S223] p. 111.

    12. [S1115]

    13. [S988]

    14. [S987] 1850 New York Census.

    15. [S1096] 1860 New York Census.

    16. [S189] 1865 NY State Census.

    17. [S1114] 1880 NY Census.

    18. [S223]

    19. [S183] Probate petition re: Henry James to Columbia County Surrogates Court by George Tator, 13 Jun 1893.

    20. [S232]

    21. [S244]