Woodside, Jane

Birth Name Woodside, Jane
Gender female
Age at Death 75 years, 1 month, 14 days


Jane must have stayed in Scott, Iowa when other members of the family moved to Colorado. She was a housekeeper in 1885, and Jane Woodside, age 54 and born in Canada, was living with the Anderson family in the 1895 Iowa State census. She was a Baptist, and single.

There was a Jane Woodside, b. 1840, in the 1905 Iowa census. In city directories for Davenport she was the only Woodside listed, from about 1888 up to about 1910.

Name: Jane Woodside
Mother: Jane Abbott
Father: Andrew Woodside
Birth: 18 May 1840 - Canada
Death: Jul 1915 - Davenport, Scott, IA.

"Iowa, Deaths and Burials, 1850-1990," index, FamilySearch ( : accessed 28 Mar 2014), Jane Woodside, Jul 1915; citing Davenport, Scott, Ia., reference p.5; FHL microfilm 1480948.

Miss Jane Woodside aged 75 died yesterday at the Cook Home in West Davenport. She had been ailing since last February. Deceased was born in Canada in 1840 and came to the Cook Home in 1902. She was a member of the Calvary Baptist church. The only known relative is a brother, A. J. Woodside residing in Denver. Rock Island Argus July 23 1915 page 2


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth May 18, 1840 New Brunswick, Canada    
Death July 1915 Iowa, United States Iowa, Deaths and Burials, 1850-1990  


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Woodside, AndrewMay 13, 18101858
Mother Abbott, JaneMay 28, 1819February 3, 1907
         Woodside, Jane May 18, 1840 July 1915
    Brother     Woodside, William H. 1842 before 1900
    Brother     Woodside, Andrew J. June 25, 1847 June 16, 1925
    Brother     Woodside, Thomas A. November 1852 April 6, 1912
    Sister     Woodside, Elizabeth Lizzie May 4, 1855 February 23, 1889
    Brother     Woodside, George T. 1857 September 20, 1910