Jane was b. on July 7, 1839 in Toronto, Quebec, Canada. Her parents were Christopher & Eliza (Crawford) Moore, both natives of Ireland. They came to Canada with their parents when they were very young and remained there until they crossed the plains with ox teams in 1852. Jane’s family lived on an adjoining farm. William & Jane went to the Methodist Church.
Jane dies on Sept. 5 in Salem, Marion Co, OR of heart disease & is buried in the Salem Pioneer Cemetery. She was highly respected by all who knew her.