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Jane Austen

Jane Austen

Female 1775 - 1817  (41 years)

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  • Name Jane Austen  [1
    Born 16 Dec 1775  Rectory, Steventon, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Christened 17 Dec 1775  Steventon, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Female 
    Occupation Novelist 
    Died 18 Jul 1817  College Street, Winchester, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 24 Jul 1817  Winchester Cathedral, Winchester, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I6496  Main Tree
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2018 

    Father George Austen,   c. 12 May 1731, Tonbridge, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 26 Jan 1805, St Swithun, Walcot, Bath, Somerset Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Cassandra Leigh,   b. 1739,   d. 1827  (Age 88 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 26 Apr 1764  St Swithun, Walcot, Bath, Somerset Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F1903  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S1] A goodly heritage: a history of Jane Austen's family, George Holbert Tucker, (Carcanet New Press, Manchester, 1983;), pp.32-33 (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S195] International Genealogical Index, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, (www.familysearch.org;), baptism of Jane Austen, daughter of Geo Austen and Cassa, 17 Dec 1775, Steventon, Hampshire (extracted from registers) (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S301] Jane Austen: a family record, Deirdre Le Faye, (Cambridge University Press, 2004;), p.12 (Reliability: 2).