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Jane Andrews (Jordan)

Birthdate: (80)
Birthplace: Denham, Suffolk, England
Death: April 20, 1702 (80)
Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Stephen Jordan and Susannah Jordan
Wife of Lt. John Andrews
Mother of John Andrews; Ensign William Andrews; Elizabeth Giddings; Thomas Andrews; Captain Joseph Andrews and 3 others
Sister of Stephen Jordan; Francis Jordan; Susannah Jordan and Hannah/Anna Cross

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About Jane Andrews

1. John1 Andrews, called Lieut. John Andrews or John Andrews, Sr., to distinguish him from Corporal John Andrews and two others of the same surname who lived at the same time at Ipswich, Mass., was born in England, it is supposed, about 1621,* and died at Chebacco Parish, in Ipswich, 20 Apr. 1708. The names of his parents have not been found.j He married Jane Jordan, daughter of Stephen of Ipswich, later of Newbury, Mass., who in his will dated 5 Apr. 1667 mentions his daughter Andrews of Ipswich, his son John Andrews, and his grandchild Elizabeth Andrews.! Jane (Jordan) Andrews was living in 1705, when her husband made his will.

"John Androuse, Seniour, of Sebacco in Ipswitch . . . yeoman," in his will dated 13 Mar. 1705 [1705/6] and proved 17 May 1708, mentions "my Eldest Son Jn°. androuse," "my second Son William Androuse," "my Son Thomas androuse," "my Son Joseph Androuse," and "Elizabeth my Daughter wife of James Giddinge." *

Children, born at Ipswich:

  • 2. i. John,1 b. abt. 1646.
  • ii. Ensign William, of Chebacco Parish, Ipswich, farmer, b. abt. 1649; d. 7 Feb. 1716/17, aged 67; m. 20 Oct. 1672 Margaret Woodward, who was living as his widow in 1723.f
  • iii. Elizabeth, b. in 1652; living in 1709; m. James Giddings ofIpswich,
  • iv. Thomas, of Chebacco Parish, Ipswich, yeoman, b. abt. 1654; d. 22 Mar. 1718/19, aged 64; m. 9 Feb. 1681/2 Mary Belcher, b. 12 July 1660, who survived her husband, dau. of Jeremiah and Mary (Lockwood) of Ipswich. (register, vol. 60, p. 250.) t
  • v. Joseph, of Chebacco Parish, Ipswich, yeoman, b. in 1657; d. between 13 Feb. and 5 Mar. 1724/5; m. 16 Feb. 1680/1 Sarah Ring, who was living in 1714.§

Jane is cited in the New England Genealogical Register (attached) pages about the Lt. John Andrews family if Ipswich".

JOHN2 ANDREWS OF IPSWICH, MASS., AND NORWICH, CONN., AND SOME OF HIS DESCENDANTS By Mrs. Hahriet Androbs Goodell of New Haven, Conn. The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, page 102. link

"Jane Jordan Andrews was still alive in 1705 when her husband made his will."

_______________________________________ Father Stephen Jordan gave her 15 pounds in will.

Parents: Stephen Jordan (1589–1670), Susannah Peacock (1585–1673).

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Jane Andrews's Timeline

Denham, Suffolk, England
September 27, 1646
Age 24
Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts
Age 27
Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts
April 7, 1652
Age 30
Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts
Age 32
Ipswich, Essex, MA, US
August 19, 1658
Age 36
Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts, United States
September 20, 1662
Age 40
Boxford, Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts
May 27, 1664
Age 42
Topsfield, Essex, MA, US
April 20, 1702
Age 80
Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts, United States