Jane Benyon


Personal and Family Information

Jane was born about 1612 in Shropshire, England, the daughter of John Benyon and Jane Howell.

She died after 1686. The place is not known.

Her husband was Burroughs, who she married in ABT 1660. The place has not been found. Their only known child was Charles (1661-1663).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Jane Benyon


John Benyon


George Benyon


Adam ap_Eignion


Alys Owen


Margaret Brabant


Jane Howell


John Howell



BirthABT 1612
Place: Shropshire, England
DeathAFT 1686


Note 1

!Notes: Charles Burroughs [only child] died 10th February, 1663, aged about one year and a quarter. [Philip Henry's Diary of that date].

!P: *As Jane Benyon, she had a legacy of two silver spoons under the Will of her grandfather Howell, and she was, as Jane Banyon, the residuary legatee and executer of her father. As "Jane Burroughs" she was a Legatee under the Will of her Aunt Adams. -- She was living 1st Mar, 1686.