Jane Moffat Jess

ID# 7719, (30 Aug 1914 - 9 Jun 1917)

Jane Moffat Jess was born on 30 Aug 1914 at 39 Meadowhill Rows, Larkhall, Lanark, Scotland ,

Jane Moffat Jess
at 9.45 AM

John Jess, father was the informant of the birth on September 4th.1,2

She was the daughter of John Jess and Jean Milne Sharp.

Jane died on 9 Jun 1917 at 39 Meahowhill, Larkhall, Lanark, Scotland , at age 2 years, 9 months and 10 days

Jeanie Jess
at 3.45AM, aged 2 yrs 9 months

Parents: John Jess, Coal Miner (Private 9th Batt Black Watch) (dec) & Jane Milne Jess MS Sharp

Jane M Jess, Mother was present when she passed away.3,4

Jane's cause of death on 9 Jun 1917 was from Burns of Chest & Neck

Jeanie Jess, 2 years
On 9th June 1917 at 3.45 AM in her residence at 39 Meadowhill, Larkhall
Cause of death: Burns of chest and neck - convulsions.
Procurator Fuiale Office, Hamilton 22 June 1917.

FatherJohn Jess (1893 - 29 Apr 1916)
MotherJean Milne Sharp (c 1891 - 23 Mar 1950)


  1. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1914 Larkhall Lanark, 638/01 0353. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
  2. [S216] Letter or email from Laura Potts (UK) to Ailsa Corlett, Various letters or emails; Held by Ailsa Corlett (Brisbane, Queensland, Australia) Laura Potts - email July 2015.
  3. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  4. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1917 Larkhall Lanark, 638/01 0079.