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Jane Shepard Porter
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Birth: Jan. 29, 1828
Wyoming County
New York, USA
Death: Apr. 19, 1897
Wasco County
Oregon, USA

Jane was born in New York and in 1850 she married Richard "Derrick" Porter. They had 8 children, most of whom moved west to California and Oregon in the 1880s and 1890s. Derrick's father had will him all of his farm land and stayed the rest of his life in New York. In 1887 Derrick died and Jane moved to Sherman County, Oregon where three of her children lived. Jane was the mother of Matthew, Albert S., Adelbert, James, Jennie, Inez, Julia & Athalia. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Richard "Derrick" Porter (1819 - 1887)*
 
 Children:
  Lucy Athelia Porter Knox (1853 - 1933)*
  Albert Scott Porter (1855 - 1928)*
  Adelbert Porter (1855 - 1918)*
  Jennie Porter Van Gilder (1864 - 1932)*
  Julia Porter Clark (1865 - 1939)*
  Inez Rosella Porter Nash (1868 - 1939)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Sun Rise Cemetery
Wasco
Sherman County
Oregon, USA
 
Maintained by: Phyllis (Porter) Zegers
Originally Created by: Carrie and Allen
Record added: Jul 05, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54520815
Jane <i>Shepard</i> Porter
Added by: Paul Zegers
 
Jane <i>Shepard</i> Porter
Added by: Paul Zegers
 
Jane <i>Shepard</i> Porter
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Jane is my great-great grandmother. Thank you for your pioneering spirit, Jane. I wish I knew more about your life.
- Phyllis (Porter) Zegers
 Added: Aug. 31, 2010
 
 
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