Jean was born on 27 JUL 1841 in Kilmarnock, the daughter of John Armour and Elizabeth Caldwell.
She died on 18 NOV 1911 in Kirkintilloch.
Her husband was George Jaap, who she married on 15 SEP 1865 in Kilmarnock. Their seven known children were Elizabeth Armour (1859-1937), Walter (1866-1950), John Armour (1868-1954), Richard (1870-?), Robert Armour (1872-1950), Andrew Armour (1875-?) and James Armour (1878-1942).
|Birth||27 JUL 1841||
|Death||18 NOV 1911||
!Source: http://www.jaap.fsnet.co.uk/Webnew/Jaapwebnew.html The Jaap family tree. Entries: 2488, Updated: Sun Feb 29 09:17:00 2004, Contact: John Jaap
Jean was the youngest of a large family, which was about to emigrate to New Zealand when she was proposed to by George Jaap, a widower. She accepted and her sisters went to New Zealand and remained there.