Jane went to Red House School Norton Stockton-on-Tees and then Polam Hall School Darlington. She first married Michael Robertson on 13th February 1965 but the marriage was later dissolved. On 1st July 1974 Jane married Harry Jackson (born in Loftus, Redcar 28th July 1930) and on 5th February 1976 they had a daughter, Dawn Margaret Jackson. Harry Jackson died in 2005.
Dawn Jackson married Craig Worton in 2007 and they had a son, Harry, born on 15th April 2007.