National Society of Colonial Dames of
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Tennessee State Library and Archives
Photographs of Portraits  

Record No:
Accession No:
30188
THS 457
Subject: Barbara Jane (or Jane Barbara) Kirkman (1807-1893).
Artist: Thomas Sully  
Date: 1826
Location: TN State Library and Archives
403 7th Ave. N.
Nashville, TN 37243-0312
Web Contact: Preservation - State Library

History:

Notes:

Married John Farrell, 1838.

Jane Barbara Kirkman was born on 13 Oct 1807 in Nashville, Tenn and died on 11 Jun 1893 at age 85.

Jane married Dr John Farrell. Dr Farrell was born on 10 Oct 1809 in Doagh, Co. Antrim, Ireland and died on 9 Feb 1854 in Edinburgh, Scotland at age 44 Graduation: U of Edinburgh, Scotland. He is buried in Nashville City Cemetery.

Children from this marriage were:

i. Norman Farrell was born on 1 Sep 1839 and died on 12 Oct 1839.

ii. Norman Farrell was born on 9 Sep 1840 and died on 18 Jul 1842 at age 1.

iii. Norman Farrell was born on 11 Aug 1843 and died on 4 Sep 1918 at age 75.
General Notes: He was a student at Columbia University at the outbreak of the Civil War, left school and joined Gamble's Battery. Wounded in hand; discharged at Pond's Spring, Alabama May 17,1865 from Co I, 11th Alabama Cavalry - a part of Forrest's Command. JJ 29

Material: Photographic print
Photographer: Unknown
Categories: Portrait paintings; Women;
   

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