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Jane Loftus (Purdon)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Rathfanham, County Limerick, Ulster Province, Ireland
Death: Died in St. Patrick's Parrish, County Dublin, Leinster Province, Ireland
Place of Burial: St Patricks Cathedral, Dublin, Dublin City, Ireland
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Adam Purdon; James Purdon; Jane Purdon and Jane Little
Wife of Most Rev. Adam Loftus, Archbishop of Dublin
Mother of Dudley Loftus, Sir Kt.; Sir Thomas Loftus, Twin; Dorothy Moore; Henry Loftus, Twin; Katherine Berkeley and 13 others
Sister of Margaret Jones

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About Jane Loftus

     Jane Purdon was born in 1540.2 She was the daughter of Adam Purdon.1 She married Most Rev. Adam Loftus, son of Edward Loftus, in 1560.3 She died on 15 July 1595.2 From 1560, her married name became Loftus.

Children of Jane Purdon and Most Rev. Adam Loftus include

  1. Anne Loftus+1 d. a 5 Jun 1630
  2. Martha Loftus+4 d. 19 Mar 1609
  3. Isabella Loftus+ d. 11 Nov 1597
  4. Sir Thomas Loftus+4
  5. Alice Loftus4
  6. Katherine Loftus+2
  7. Sir Dudley Loftus+4 b. 1561

Citations

  1. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume II, page 187. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S6266] Sir Bernard Burke, editor, Burke's Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry, 9th edition, (London, England: Harrison & Sons, 1894), page 2177. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Landed Gentry, 8th ed.
  3. [S37] Volume 1, page 1323. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  4. [S37] See. [S37]

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Jane Loftus's Timeline

1536
May 1536
Rathfanham, County Limerick, Ulster Province, Ireland
1548
1548
Age 11
1548
Age 11
of, Killyan, Meath, Ireland
1560
1560
Age 23
1561
1561
Age 24
County Limerick, Ulster Province, Ireland
1563
1563
Age 26
Rathfanham, County Limerick, Ulster Province, Ireland
1565
1565
Age 28
Rathfanham, County Limerick, Ulster Province, Ireland
1567
1567
Age 30
Rathfanham, County Limerick, Ulster Province, Ireland
1568
1568
Age 31
Dublin, Dublin , Leinster, Ireland
1575
1575
Age 38
Rathfarnham, Dublin, Ireland