Meet Jane, the 14-year-old eaten when the first British settlers in America turned to cannibalism

Annabel Venning
May 2013
Daily Mail;5/16/2013, p30
SHE HAD arrived in America only a few months earlier. After a stormy 16-week voyage across the Atlantic, Jane, a 14-year-old girl from southern England, would have been relieved to reach land when she scrambled ashore at Jamestown, the first permanent English colony in America, in August 1609.


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