She was born in Miramichi, New Brunswick, in 1823. She married John "Councillor" Jenkins on 21 March 1838. The two were married at St. Paul's Anglican Church in Charlottetown. She died 1894 in Greek River Road, PEI.
Together they gave birth to Amelia "Millie" Jenkins. Another child, Mary Honora Jenkins, is also noted, with a birthdate of 3 January 1855.