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Jane (Melody) Diamond (abt. 1833 - 1880)

Jane Diamond formerly Melody
Born about in Manchester, Lancashire, England, United Kingdommap
Wife of — married about May 1865 in Chorlton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdommap
[children unknown]
Died in Manchester, Lancashire, England, United Kingdommap
Profile last modified | Created 14 Sep 2019
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Jane was born about 1833. She was the daughter of Bernard Melody. [1]

In 1851 Jane was 17 years old and working as a cotton doubler and living with her parents and siblings at 130 Silk Street, St George, Manchester.[2]

In 1861 a 26 year old Jane was working as a Cotton Piecer and living with her parents and siblings at 7 Hewitts Buildings, Ancoats, Manchester. [3]

Jane married William Diamond in 1865 when she was 30 years old.[4]

In 1871 Jane was a married woman of 33 years, living with her husband and children at 1 Edward Street in the Parish of St Barnabas, Manchester[5]

She passed away in 1880 and is buried at Philip's Park Cemetry, Manchester. [6]


  1. 1851 England Census. Class: HO107; Piece: 2225; Folio: 110; Page: 41.
  2. 1851 England Census. Class: HO107; Piece: 2225; Folio: 110; Page: 41.
  3. 1861 England Census. Class: RG 9; Piece: 2928; Folio: 109; Page: 6; GSU roll: 543051.
  4. England & Wales, Civil Registration Marriage Index, 1837-1915; FreeBMD. Lancashire Volume 8c Page 644 Records on Page 4.
  5. 1871 England Census. The National Archives; Kew, London, England; 1871 England Census; Class: RG10; Piece: 4030; Folio: 12; Page: 19; GSU roll: 846327.
  6. England & Scotland, Select Cemetery Registers, 1800-2016. Philips Park Cemetery, Section E Grave Number 239.

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