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Jane Oliphant Burch
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Birth: Mar. 31, 1812
Stokes County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Aug. 31, 1881
Monroe County
Indiana, USA

She was the daughter of Thomas Oliphant (1787 1860) and Nancy Lister (1788 1833). She was born in Stokes County NC, but relocated to Indiana sometime between 1826 and 1833. On Jul 31 1834 she was married in a double marriage ceremony, she to Charles Burch, and her sister Margaret to Achilles Burch (Charles' brother).

She and Charles had 15 children, many of whom died before reaching adulthood:

Nancy Margaret BURCH 1836 1855 (age 19)
Elizabeth Jane BURCH 1837 1841 (age 4)
Eliza Harriet MITCHELL 1838 1900 (age 62)
John A BURCH 1839 1840 (age 1)
Jesse Thomas BURCH 1840 1883 (age 42)
Charles Albert BURCH 1842 1843 (age 1)
Mary Lucinda BURCH 1843 1862 (age 18)
Dotia Permelia 1845 1884 (age 39)
Cynthia Micca BURCH 1846 1853 (age 6)
William Henry BURCH 1848 1905 (age 57)
Elihu Marin BURCH 1850 1850 (age 4 months)
Joseph Franklin BURCH 1851 1920 (age 69)
Sarah Emma BURCH 1853 1921 (age 68)
Martha Adeline CRUM 1855 1917 (age 62)
Matilda Ann BURCH 1857 1907 (age 49)

Her husband Charles died 13 Dec 1874 when he was 66. Jane spent the last years of her life living with her three youngest unmarried daughters. She died 31 Aug 1881 at the age of 69.

(The age on her tombstone does not reflect the age consistently given in census records.)



 
 
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 Parents:
  Elder Thomas Oliphant (1787 - 1860)
 
 Spouse:
  Charles Burch (1808 - 1874)
 
 Children:
  Nancy Margaret Burch (1836 - 1855)*
  Elizabeth Jane Burch (1837 - 1841)*
  Eliza Harriet Burch Mitchell (1838 - 1900)*
  John A Burch (1839 - 1840)*
  Jesse Thomas Burch (1840 - 1883)*
  Charles Albert Burch (1842 - 1843)*
  Mary Lucinda Burch (1843 - 1862)*
  Cynthia Micca Burch (1846 - 1853)*
  William Henry Burch (1848 - 1905)*
  Elihu Marin Burch (1850 - 1850)*
  Joseph Franklin Burch (1851 - 1920)*
  Martha Adeline Burch Crum (1855 - 1917)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lawson Craig Oliphant (1806 - 1881)*
  Jane Oliphant Burch (1812 - 1881)
  Thomas Oliphant (1818 - 1889)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
aged 68 Ys & 3Ds, Wife of Charles Burch
*this transcription doesn't match her known dates. I don't know if the error was the carver or the person who copied it.
 
Burial:
Burch Cemetery
Monroe County
Indiana, USA
 
Maintained by: Beth
Originally Created by: Debbie Reynolds
Record added: Feb 22, 2008
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Jane <i>Oliphant</i> Burch
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 Added: May. 10, 2012
 
 
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