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Jane Ann Alger (Burnett)

Birthdate: (94)
Birthplace: Poughkeepsie, Dutchess, New York, USA
Death: July 26, 1934 (94)
Wellington, Carbob, Utah, USA
Place of Burial: Price, Carbon, Utah, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Gerritt Petersen Burnett and Martha Briggs
Wife of John Wilce Alger
Mother of Mary Elizabeth Alger; Luna Luella Smith; Franklin Burnett Alger; Edmund D. Alger; Alonzo Alger and 3 others
Sister of Emma Louise Swaner; Ellen Burnett; James Edmond Burnett; Sophie Adaline Burnett; Sarah Elizabeth Burnett and 7 others

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About Jane Ann Alger

Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel, 1847–1868

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Birth: Jun. 28, 1840 Poughkeepsie Dutchess County New York, USA

Death: Jul. 26, 1934 Wellington Carbon County Utah, USA

Jane Ann Burnett was born June 28, 1840 in Poughkeepsie, New York, the daughter of Gerritt Peterson Burnett & Martha Briggs Burnett. She married John Alger, son of Samuel & Clarissa Hancock Alger, on October 26, 1861 in Salt Lake City Utah. Among their children were: Mary Elizabeth, Luna Luella, Franklin Burnett, Edmund, Alonzo, Gerrett H., Clarissa and Joseph Elie Alger. Jane died July 26, 1934 in Wellington, Utah. _____________________________ -published in The Salt Lake Tribune July 29, 1934

JANE A.B. ALGER

PRICE- Funeral services will be conducted in the L.D.S. tabernacle at noon SUnday for Mrs. Jane Ann Burnett Alger, 94, who died at Wellington Thursday evening of infirmities incident to age. The Wallace mortuary will have charge of burial in Price City cemetery.

Mrs. Alger was born in Poughkeepsie, N.Y., on June 28, 1840, a daughter of Garnett P. and Martha Briggs Burnett, and came to Utah with her parent in 1852. She was married in 1861 to John Alger, who died approximately 40 years ago. Mrs. Alger had been a resident of Carbon county since 1887.

She is survived by a daughter, Mrs. Luna Luella Smith, Wellington; three sons, Frank B. Alger, Nine Mile, and Lon and G.H. Alger, Wellington; 20 grandchildren and 31 great-grandchildren.


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Parents:
  • Gerrett Peterson Burnett (1811 - 1884)
  • Martha Briggs Burnett (1815 - 1857)
Spouse:
  • John Alger (1820 - 1897)
Children:
  • Franklin Burnett Alger (1867 - 1938)*
  • Alonzo Alger (1872 - 1949)*
  • Gerrett H. Alger (1876 - 1957)*
  • Joseph Elie Alger (1883 - 1913)*


Burial: Price City Cemetery Price Carbon County Utah, USA


Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel, 1847–1868 James McGaw Company (1852)

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Birth: Jun. 28, 1840 Poughkeepsie Dutchess County New York, USA

Death: Jul. 26, 1934 Wellington Carbon County Utah, USA

Jane Ann Burnett was born June 28, 1840 in Poughkeepsie, New York, the daughter of Gerritt Peterson Burnett & Martha Briggs Burnett. She married John Alger, son of Samuel & Clarissa Hancock Alger, on October 26, 1861 in Salt Lake City Utah. Among their children were: Mary Elizabeth, Luna Luella, Franklin Burnett, Edmund, Alonzo, Gerrett H., Clarissa and Joseph Elie Alger. Jane died July 26, 1934 in Wellington, Utah. _____________________________ -published in The Salt Lake Tribune July 29, 1934

JANE A.B. ALGER

PRICE- Funeral services will be conducted in the L.D.S. tabernacle at noon SUnday for Mrs. Jane Ann Burnett Alger, 94, who died at Wellington Thursday evening of infirmities incident to age. The Wallace mortuary will have charge of burial in Price City cemetery.

Mrs. Alger was born in Poughkeepsie, N.Y., on June 28, 1840, a daughter of Garnett P. and Martha Briggs Burnett, and came to Utah with her parent in 1852. She was married in 1861 to John Alger, who died approximately 40 years ago. Mrs. Alger had been a resident of Carbon county since 1887.

She is survived by a daughter, Mrs. Luna Luella Smith, Wellington; three sons, Frank B. Alger, Nine Mile, and Lon and G.H. Alger, Wellington; 20 grandchildren and 31 great-grandchildren.


Family links:

Parents:
  • Gerrett Peterson Burnett (1811 - 1884)
  • Martha Briggs Burnett (1815 - 1857)
Spouse:
  • John Alger (1820 - 1897)
Children:
  • Franklin Burnett Alger (1867 - 1938)*
  • Alonzo Alger (1872 - 1949)*
  • Gerrett H. Alger (1876 - 1957)*
  • Joseph Elie Alger (1883 - 1913)*


Burial: Price City Cemetery Price Carbon County Utah, USA


  • Religion: Mormon
  • Residence: Age: 29; Census Post Office: St George, St George, Washington, Utah, USA - 1870
  • Residence: Age: 69; Marital Status: Widowed; Relation to Head of House: Head, Harper, Carbon, Utah, USA - 1910
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Jane Ann Alger's Timeline

1840
June 28, 1840
Poughkeepsie, Dutchess, New York, USA
1851
1851
Age 10
1860
March 28, 1860
Age 19
1862
September 20, 1862
Age 22
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, United States
1864
April 18, 1864
Age 23
St. George, Washington County, Utah, United States
1867
September 24, 1867
Age 27
St. George, Washington County, Utah, United States
1870
May 1, 1870
Age 29
St. George, Washington County, Utah, United States
1873
June 7, 1873
Age 32
Diamond Valley, Wash., Ut
1876
February 13, 1876
Age 35
St. George, Washington County, Utah, United States