Jane E. SMITH

Female Abt 1818 - 1895  (~ 77 years)


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  • Name Jane E. SMITH 
    Born Abt 1818  North Adams, Berkshire County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 9 Feb 1895  North Adams, Berkshire County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • The death record of Jane E. Joy (Smith) cites age 77 years 9 months 16 days, "name of husband Fordoyce," born North Adams, daughter of Reuben Smith, born North Adams, and Olive Wescott, born Cheshire. Cause of death is cancer.
    Person ID I40521  FamilyWorld
    Last Modified 21 Jan 2012 

    Father Reuben SMITH, Jr.,   b. Abt 1794, Adams, Berkshire County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Nov 1876, Adams, Berkshire County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 82 years) 
    Mother Olive WESCOTT,   b. maybe 1803, Pownal, Bennington County, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Aug 1848, Adams, Berkshire County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 45 years) 
    Married 3 Apr 1816  Adams, Berkshire County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 
    • 1850 census of Adams, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, enumerated 29 July 1850:

      - Smith, Reuben, age 56, occupation Farmer, property value $10,000, born Massachusetts.
      - Smith, Henry, age 25, occupation Laborer, born Vermont.
      - Smith, Albert, age 18, occupation Laborer, born Vermont.
      - Smith, Caroline, age 15, born Vermont.
      - Smith, Arthur, age 12, born Vermont.
      - Nershall, Louis, age 20, born Massachusetts.

    Family ID F13178  Group Sheet

    Family Fordyce JOY,   b. 9 Sep 1811, Plainfield, Hampshire County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1855, Adams, Berkshire County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years) 
    Notes 
    • 1850 census of Adams, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, enumerated 23 July 1850:

      - Joy, Fordyce, age 38, occupation Carpenter, property value $900, born Massachusetts.
      - Joy, Jani, age 32, born Massachusetts.
      - Joy, Ann W., age 13, born Massachusetts.
      - Joy, Edward, age 12, born Massachusetts.
      - Joy, Therburne, age 10, born Massachusetts.
      - Winch, Martha, age 16, born Massachusetts.

    • 1855 state census of Adams, Berkshire County, Massachusetts:

      - Joy, Jane E., age 35, born Vermont.
      - Joy, Ann W., age 19, born Massachusetts.
      - Joy, Stansbury E., age 17, occupation Painter, born Massachusetts.
      - Joy, S.S., age 15, occupation Student, born Massachusetts.
      - Jenne, O.D., age 28, occupation Laborer, born Vermont.
      - Jenne, Emily, age 26, born Vermont.
      - Smith, Albert, age 23, occupation Merchant, born Vermont.
      - Smith, Arthur, age 15, occupation Clerk, born Vermont.

    • 1860 census of Adams, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, enumerated 11 August 1860:

      - Smith, Albert R., age 28, occupation Merchant, personal property value $1,500, born Vermont.
      - Smith, Elizabeth, age 21, born Massachusetts.
      - Smith, Frank, age 5 months, born Massachusetts.
      - Joy, Jane E., age 40, real proeprty value $1,000, personal property $130, born Massachusetts.
      - Robinson, Thos, age 72, occupation Lawyer, real property value $3,000, personal property $1,000, born Massachusetts.

    • 1870 census of Adams, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, enumerated 3 June 1870:

      - Joy, Jane, age 53, occupation Keeping House, real property value $3,000, personal property $500, born Massachusetts.
      - Joy, Shurbury, age 27, occupation Works Printing Office, born Massachusetts.
      - Terrey, John, age 23, occupation Clerk, Store, born Massachusetts.
      - Parker, Jennie, age 26, occupation Works Dressmaking, born Massachusetts.
      - Gallup, Arthur, age 18, occupation Book Keeper Print Works, born Massachusetts.

    • 1880 census of Quincy Street, North Adams, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, enumerated 15 June 1880:

      - Joy, Jane E., age 64, widowed, born Massachusetts, both parents born Massachusetts.
      - Joy, S. Smith, age 38, son, single, occupation Type Setter, born Massachusetts, both parents born Massachusetts.
      - Gallup, Willis, age 17, boarder, occupation Clerk Ins. Off., born Massachusetts, both parents born Massachusetts.
      - Houghton, Anna, age 14, boarder, occupation At School, born Vermont, both parents born Vermont.

      Willis Gallup is S. Smith Joy's cousin.

    Children 
     1. Ann Willoughby JOY,   b. Abt 1837, Adams, Berkshire County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 1859, Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 22 years)
    +2. Edward A. Stansbury JOY,   b. 7 Apr 1837, Adams, Berkshire County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Mar 1908, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     3. Sherburn Smith JOY,   b. Apr 1840, Adams, Berkshire County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Aug 1906, Adams, Berkshire County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 66 years)
    Last Modified 15 Feb 2013 
    Family ID F13180  Group Sheet

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  • Sources 
    1. [S12] IGI, website: https://www.familysearch.org/.
      Massachusetts, Deaths, 1841-1915

    2. [S12] IGI, website: https://www.familysearch.org/.
      Massachusetts Marriages, 1695-1910