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Dr William Jayne
Birth: Oct. 8, 1826
Sangamon County
Illinois, USA
Death: Mar. 20, 1916
Sangamon County
Illinois, USA

Mayor of Springfield, Illinois 1859-1861, member of the Illinois State Senate 1860-1861, Governor of the Dakota Territory 1861-1863, delegate to the U.S. Congress from Dakota Territory 1863-1864. (bio by: Connie Nisinger) 
Family links: 
  Gershom Jayne (1791 - 1867)
  Sibyl Slater Jayne (1807 - 1878)
  Julia Witherbee Jayne (1830 - 1877)*
  William Seth Jayne (1851 - 1920)*
  Helen Jayne (1856 - 1859)*
  Julia Jayne (1860 - 1860)*
  Ellen Jayne (1865 - 1865)*
  Fred Jayne (1868 - 1868)*
  Julia Maria Jayne Trumbull (1824 - 1868)*
  William Jayne (1826 - 1916)
  Samuel Jayne (1828 - 1830)*
  Henry Jayne (1834 - 1835)*
  Mary Ellen Jayne (1842 - 1885)*
*Calculated relationship

Cause of death: apoplexy
Oak Ridge Cemetery
Sangamon County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Section 10 Lot 139
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Apr 13, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 21269
Dr William Jayne
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Dr William Jayne
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Dr William Jayne
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William Jayne knew Abraham Lincoln when Jayne was a young boy in Springfield. Jayne played a peripheral role leading up to Lincoln's near-duel with James Shields.
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