Jane Elam1,2

F, #135, b. 7 September 1847, d. 7 July 1941
Last Edited=1 Feb 2014
     Jane Elam, daughter of Joseph Elam and Mary Thornton, was born on 7 September 1847 at Dodgeville, Iowa County, Wisconsin.2 Jane Elam was the daughter of Joseph Elam and Mary Thornton.

Jane Elam appeared on the United States census of 1850 in the household of Joseph Elam at Dodgeville, Iowa County, Wisconsin.3

Jane Elam appeared on the United States census of 1860 in the household of Joseph Elam at Dodgeville, Iowa County, Wisconsin.4

Jane Elam appeared on the United States census of 1870 in the household of Mary Thornton at Dodgeville, Iowa County, Wisconsin.56

Jane Elam married Thomas Bailey, son of Thomas Bailey and Sarah Clymo, on 21 December 1870 at Mineral Point, Iowa County, Wisconsin, In an affidavit included in the Military Pension File for Thomas Bailey, he attests to this marriage information and states that at the date of their marriage it wasn't necessary to procure a marriage license. He also states that neither he nor his wife had been remarried.

After his death, his sons Thomas E. and William N. Bailey both testified that their parents had never divorced, that they had lived together as husband and wife all of their lives.6,7,8

Jane Elam appeared on the United States census of 1880 in the household of Thomas Bailey at Erie, Weld County, Colorado.9

Jane Elam appeared on the United States census of 1900 in the household of Thomas Bailey at Arapahoe County, Colorado.10

Jane Elam appeared on the United States census of 1910 in the household of Thomas Bailey at Arapahoe County, Colorado.11

Jane Elam appeared on the United States census of 1920 in the household of Thomas Bailey at Englewood, Arapahoe County, Colorado.12

Jane Elam appeared on the United States census of 1930 in the household of Thomas Elam Bailey at Englewood, Arapahoe County, Colorado.13

Jane Elam appeared on the United States census of 10 April 1940 in the household of William Nicholas Bailey at Boulder, Boulder County, Colorado.14 At the time of her death, Jane Elam lived on 7 July 1941 at 1631 5th Street, Boulder, Boulder County, Colorado.2

Jane Elam died on 7 July 1941 at Boulder, Boulder County, Colorado, at age 93. She fell at home and broke her leg, but she also had cardio-vascular disease.15 Jane Elam Bailey was buried on 10 July 1941 at Fairmount Cemetery, Denver, Denver County, Colorado.1

Children of Jane Elam and Thomas Bailey

Citations

  1. [S26] Cemetery Headstone A Photograph is in the personal records of this researcher, Florence, Pinal County, Arizona.
  2. [S7] Death Certificate photocopy or digital copy is in the personal records of this researcher, Florence, Pinal County, Arizona.
  3. [S37] 1850 United States Census, population schedule, Dodgeville, Iowa County, Wisconsin, Page 402.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  4. [S33] 1860 United States Census, population schedule, Dodgeville, Iowa County, Wisconsin. P. 625, FHC #0805412.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  5. [S34] 1870 United States Census, population schedule, Dodgeville, Iowa County, Wisconsin, p. 49, family 78.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  6. [S38] Church of Latter Day Saints, Wisconsin Marriage Records, Family History Center Copies, Carlsbad Family History Center, Carlsbad, Eddy County, New Mexico, FHC Film #1903860. Hereinafter cited as Wisconsin Marriage Records.
  7. [S218] "Civil War Military Pension File", Pension Claim Number 701781; photocopy or digital copy is in the personal records of this researcher; Florence, Pinal County, Arizona. Hereinafter cited as "Bailey Pension File."
  8. [S16] Marriage Record, Wisconsin certificate number 01647 photocopy or digital copy is in the personal records of this researcher, Florence, Pinal County, Arizona.
  9. [S35] 1880 United States Census, population schedule, Erie, Weld County, CO. Enumeration District 110, Page 505. Listed as a bookkeeper.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  10. [S1] 1900 United States Census, population schedule, Arapaho County, Colorado. Enumeration District 135, sheet 10. Listed as a farmer.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  11. [S2] 1910 United States Census, population schedule, Arapahoe County, Colorado, p. 77b, family 60.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  12. [S3] 1920 United States Census, population schedule, Englewood, Arapahoe County, Colorado, p. 170, family 382.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  13. [S120] 1930 United States Census, population schedule, Englewood, Arapahoe County, Colorado, p. 109A, family 115.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  14. [S480] 1940 United States Census, population schedule, Ward 3, Boulder, Boulder County, Colorado, Supervisor's District 2, Enumeration District 7-44A, printed sheet 5B, family 132, line 73.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  15. [S7] Death Certificate, Colorado # SL01111329. photocopy or digital copy is in the personal records of this researcher, Florence, Pinal County, Arizona.