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Jane Ann Metcalf Bown
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Birth: Mar. 15, 1834, England
Death: Dec. 11, 1894
Fayette
Sanpete County
Utah, USA

Obituary; The Deseret News Newspaper 22 Dec 1894
JANE ANN BOWN
Sister Jane Ann Bown, wife of Wm. Bown, departed this life at 2:20 p.m. December 11, 1894, at Fayette, Sanpete county, Utah. The cause of her death was congestion of the lungs, being sick but nine days.
Sister Bown was the daughter of John E. and Mary Metcalf, born March 15, 1834, at Hull, Yorkshire, England. She was baptized July 9, 1850, was married in January 1855, emigrated to Utah the same year, lived in Salt Lake City a short time, then moved to Springville, Utah county, where they lived until 1861, when they were called to go to Dixie, and settled in St. George. Brother Bown was released from that mission on account of his health; came to Fayette in 1865, where they have resided up to the time of her demise.
Sister Bown has been president of the Relief Society from its first organization, over twenty years ago. She has also acted as president of the Primary Association since October 1891. She has ever been faithful in these assocations, and not only has been been active in her official duties, but in ministoring to the sick and needy in our midst. She was the mother of ten children, and had also twenty-two grandchildren. She was a faithful Latter-day Saint, and was much beloved by all who knew her. She leaves a husband, six children and a large circle of friends to mourn her loss.
The funeral was held on the 13th at 12 noon
(Thanks to VaunaMri )
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Edward Metcalf (1812 - 1887)
  Mary Waslin Metcalf (1810 - 1884)
 
 Spouse:
  William Bown (1825 - 1901)*
 
 Children:
  William Bown (1856 - 1935)*
  John Edward Bown (1858 - 1859)*
  Levi Bown (1860 - 1938)*
  Mary Jane Bown (1863 - 1874)*
  Hyrum Bown (1865 - 1936)*
  James Bown (1867 - 1946)*
  Lafayette Bown (1869 - 1946)*
  Francis Nelson Bown (1872 - 1893)*
  Charles Bown (1873 - 1896)*
  Isabel Bown (1877 - 1879)*
 
 Siblings:
  Jane Ann Metcalf Bown (1834 - 1894)
  Elizabeth Metcalf (1835 - 1840)*
  Anthony Metcalf (1837 - 1840)*
  John Edward Metcalf (1839 - 1908)*
  Elizabeth Metcalf (1841 - 1844)*
  Anthony Metcalf (1843 - 1924)*
  James Metcalf (1847 - 1922)*
  Eliza Metcalf Bartholomew (1850 - 1924)*
  William Metcalf (1855 - 1938)*
  John Christian Metcalf (1869 - 1902)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Fayette Cemetery
Fayette
Sanpete County
Utah, USA
 
Created by: wendy
Record added: Aug 06, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15173369
Jane Ann <i>Metcalf</i> Bown
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Jane Ann <i>Metcalf</i> Bown
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Jane Ann <i>Metcalf</i> Bown
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