Jane Breckenridge (Buchanan)

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Sallie Jane Breckenridge (Buchanan)

Birthdate: (53)
Birthplace: Augusta County, Province of Virginia
Death: May 14, 1812 (53)
Place of Burial: Plymouth Village, Jefferson County, Kentucky, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Col. John Buchanan and Margaret Anderson
Wife of James John Floyd and Capt. Alexander Breckenridge
Mother of William Preston Floyd; Col. George Rogers Clark Floyd; John Floyd, 25th U.S. Governor of Virginia; James Douglas Breckenridge; Henry Brown Breckenridge and 1 other
Sister of Mary Boyd; Margaret Drake; James Patton Buchanan; Ann Drake; William Buchanan and 3 others
Half sister of William Anderson

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About Jane Breckenridge (Buchanan)

Said to have brought the first domesticated chickens into Kentucky. Source through G. Jason Floyd.


From the Find A Grave page on Sallie Jane Buchanan Floyd (sic):


Sallie Jane Buchanan Floyd

  • Birth: 1759 - Augusta County, Virginia, USA
  • Death: May 14, 1812 - Virginia, USA

She was the ward of Col. William Preston (good friend of her husband, John Floyd)

Third Wife of John Floyd

Mother of

  • 1. William Preston Floyd
  • 2. George Rogers Clark Floyd
  • 3. John Buchanan Floyd

Family links:


  • John Floyd Buchanan (1718 - 1769)
  • Margaret Belle Patton Buchanan (1725 - ____)


  • John Floyd (1783 - 1837)*


  • John Floyd (1750 - 1783)
  • Alexander Breckenridge

Burial: Floyd-Breckinridge Cemetery, Plymouth Village, Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA

  • Created by: Marigay
  • Record added: Mar 30, 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial# 6298336
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Jane Breckenridge (Buchanan)'s Timeline

Augusta County, Province of Virginia
August 1779
Age 20
Arcadia, Amherst County, Virginia, United States
April 29, 1781
Age 22
Kentucky County, Virginia, United States
April 24, 1783
Age 24
Floyds Station, Jefferson County (Present Bullitt County), Virginia (Present Kentucky), United States
Age 31
Jefferson County, Virginia (Present Kentucky), United States
May 14, 1812
Age 53