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The names "John Doe" or "John Roe" for men, "Jane Doe" or "Jane Roe" for women, or "Johnnie Doe" and "Janie Doe" for children, or just "...

Why Are Unidentified People Called John or Jane Doe? | Mental Floss

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Feb 15, 2012 ... Most U.S. jurisdictions continue to use John Doe and his female counterpart, Jane, as placeholder names, and will bring in Roe if two ...

ViCAP Unidentified Persons — FBI

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Results 1 - 15 of 115 ... Results: 115 Items. Jane Doe Coconino County, AZ 2003 ... John Doe Riverside County, CA 2006 ... Jane Doe Simpson County, KY 2001 ...

John Doe or Jane Doe - Legal Dictionary - The Free Dictionary

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John Doe or Jane Doe. A fictitious name used for centuries in the law when a specific person is not known by name. The name John Doe can be used in a ...

Urban Dictionary: jane doe

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This is the name for official records for any woman who is unidentified and dead/ alive. And as everbody knows John Doe is the male version of the name.

ON LANGUAGE - Who's John Doe? - NYTimes.com

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Jun 4, 1995 ... The "average woman" substitutes Jane for Joe or John, but we do not ... It's unlikely that the origin is in a real person named John Doe, but the ...

World Wide Words: John Doe

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Mar 15, 2003 ... Q From Kevin Webster: I have spent two hours searching the Net for information about the expressions John Doe and Jane Doe that American ...

Left for dead: How America fails the missing and unidentified | Reveal

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Sep 2, 2015 ... “Mountain Jane Doe,” as some locals know her, was stabbed to .... Some Jane and John Doe cases aren't just cold – they're in deep freeze.

John Doe | Define John Doe at Dictionary.com

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Compare Jane Doe, Richard Roe. 3. of or for an unknown person; using the name John Doe to stand for an unknown person: The judge issued a John Doe ...

John Doe (n.) - Online Etymology Dictionary

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The fictitious defendant was Richard Roe. If female, Jane Doe, Jane Roe. Replaced earlier John-a-nokes (1530s) or Jack Nokes, who usually was paired with ...

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How did the names 'John/Jane Doe' become placeholders for ...

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Alright, so origin of the term John/Jane Doe has its roots in the old and strange vanished British legal proceedings called action of ejectment. Under the old ...

Where does the name "John Doe" come from? | Yahoo Answers

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Male corpses whose identity is unknown are also known by the name John Doe. A female who is not known is referred to as Jane Doe. A child or baby whose ...

history - “John Doe”, “Jane Doe” - Why are they used many times ...

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Jul 12, 2011 ... More recently, besides John/Jane Doe, certain names have come to be associated with qualifying information regarding the anonymous ...