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Jane Sibley James

Female 1824 - 1890  (66 years)


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  • Name Jane Sibley James  [1, 2
    Born 1824  Spetisbury, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Gender Female 
    Baptism 1 May 1825  Spetisbury, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6, 7, 8
    HEAL Cause of death: Cerebral apoplexy  [9
    Died 16 Jan 1890  North Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 11, 12, 13
    Buried 18 Jan 1890  Hillside Cemetery, North Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [11, 13, 14
    Notes 
    • Jane James, age 11, immigrated to the US from Bristol, England on the ship Nile, arrived in New York on 6 Jun 1836

      Charlotte, Corrine, William, Thomas, Henry, Benjamin baptized together on 16 Apr 1870 at St. John's Episcopal Church, No. Adams, MA, Book 1, p. 24

      Living at Wesleyan Hill, No. Adams in 1872/73

      Listed in 1880 Census as age 56, keeping house, living on Prospect St.

      Death record indicates widow, AE 66 years

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

      Died in No. Adams, Jan. 16, 1890, Jane, widow of Samuel Montgomery, age 66 years

      Cemetery stone: Jane James Montgomery, 1824-1890 [1, 9, 12, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19]
    Person ID I13954  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  [6, 7, 20, 21
    Family ID F9153  Group Sheet

    Family Samuel Montgomery,   b. 1820, At sea, ship from Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Dec 1883, North Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Children 
     1. Alice Montgomery,   b. 1844,   d. 21 Oct 1887, North Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)
     2. George James Montgomery,   b. 4 Sep 1847, Stockport, Columbia, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 1938, North Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
     3. Charlotte Jane (Lottie) Montgomery,   b. 30 Oct 1855, North Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jan 1936, North Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     4. Corinna Montgomery,   b. 22 Oct 1856, North Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Nov 1897, North Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)
     5. William H. (Will) Montgomery,   b. 1 Mar 1859, North Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Feb 1919, North Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
     6. Thomas Harvey (Tom) Montgomery,   b. 2 Nov 1860, North Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Aug 1926, North Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     7. Henry James Montgomery,   b. 4 Jul 1863, North Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Apr 1947, North Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     8. Samuel Benjamin Montgomery,   b. 1 Oct 1866, North Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 May 1946, North Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    Last Modified 7 Aug 2017 
    Family ID F9695  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
    Montgomery/MacPherson family plot at Hillside Cemetery
    Montgomery/MacPherson family plot at Hillside Cemetery
    Montgomery, Samuel and Jane James
    Montgomery, Samuel and Jane James

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

    2. [S233] Jane Sibley.

    3. [S233] place.

    4. [S2670] Hillside Cemetery Headstones, North Adams, Massachusetts, date.

    5. [S233]

    6. [S237]

    7. [S242]

    8. [S1234]

    9. [S999] No. Adams, MA Vital Records, Deaths 1878 to 1917.

    10. [S999] No. Adams, MA Vital Records, Deaths 1878 to 1917, Book 1, p. 68.

    11. [S223] p. 119B.

    12. [S1233]

    13. [S2670] Hillside Cemetery Headstones, North Adams, Massachusetts.

    14. [S993]

    15. [S988]

    16. [S997]

    17. [S224]

    18. [S1235]

    19. [S251] Letter from Alice Bradford Bolt to George K. Pratt, 12 Feb 1992.

    20. [S232]

    21. [S244]