Is your surname Butler?

Research the Butler family

Jane Butler's Geni Profile

Share your family tree and photos with the people you know and love

  • Build your family tree online
  • Share photos and videos
  • Smart Matching™ technology
  • Free!

Share

Jane Butler (Gilbert)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: VA, USA
Death: Died in Frederick, Virginia, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of unknown Gilbert and unknown Gilbert
Wife of unknown Vance and Thomas Butler, I
Mother of Mary Tipton; Thomas Butler, II; Richard Butler; Robert Butler and James Butler

Managed by: Private User
Last Updated:

About Jane Butler

Thomas Butler was killed by indians in Cedar Springs, Maryland or Virginia. The story goes that he was in the kitchen when the indians came in the front door. His wife had gone out to the garden, she hid and survived.


Killed by Indians on his farm on Cedar Creek, Shenadoah Co, at the commencement of the Revolutionary War. This was in a letter to Lyman Draper from the son of Col. John Tipton, Jonathan Tipton about 1842-43.*(Grandfather Thomas Bulter)

At his death his wife and son James were taken prisoners by the Indians. His wife escaped the second night, but James was kept 18 mo, when he was released by treaty.

view all

Jane Butler's Timeline

1713
1713
VA, USA
1732
1732
Age 19
Shenandoah County, Virginia
1733
1733
Age 20
1737
1737
Age 24
1747
1747
Age 34
Frederick Co, VA, United States
1757
1757
Age 44
1782
1782
Age 69
Frederick, Virginia, United States
1782
Age 69