en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Doe

"John Stiles", "Richard Miles" have been used for the third and ... Jane Poe, John Doe, Richard Roe, Robert Roe, Mark Moe, Larry Loe, ...

mentalfloss.com/article/29996/why-are-unidentified-people-called-john-or-jane-doe

Feb 15, 2012 ... The John Doe custom was born out of a strange and long since vanished ... to use John Doe and his female counterpart, Jane, as placeholder names, and will ... 3. Despatch. Despatch is a chiefly British English variant of dispatch, often ... suggests that this F inadvertently became an S sometime in the 15th ...

www.quora.com/How-did-the-names-John-Jane-Doe-become-placeholders-for-unknown-and-unidentified-persons

Nov 28, 2011 ... The "John Doe" custom dates back to the reign of England's King Edward III, during ... Why does the government use John/Jane doe for an unidentified person?

www.worldwidewords.org/qa/qa-joh2.htm

Mar 15, 2003 ... Was there a real original 'John Doe' and what was famous enough about him? ... the expressions John Doe and Jane Doe that American authorities use for people ... Suggestions I've seen that it dates back to Edward III's reign in the ... However, it does seem likely that the first names were chosen from the ...

www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=John%20Doe

a general word for a man(see also Jane Doe) ... "I went to the supermarket to get some John Does and bumped into my date for this evening.. awkward!".

www.nytimes.com/1995/06/04/magazine/on-language-who-s-john-doe.html

Jun 4, 1995 ... The "average woman" substitutes Jane for Joe or John, but we do not yet have an androgynous name for "the average person. ... It's unlikely that the origin is in a real person named John Doe, but the ... After World War II, George Orwell used the term, again in a ... "The newspaper does ivrything f'r us.

www.realclearlife.com/crime/naming-nameless-internet-tries-identify-john-jane

Jun 25, 2018 ... Naming the Nameless: The Internet Tries to Identify John and Jane Does. These sites are encyclopedias of the unknown missing and dead ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4190741

Aug 20, 2014 ... John Doe (male) or Jane Doe (female) refers to unknown persons or the ... There were only two “Jane doe” (3%). .... S No, Cause of Death, 2008 (n=19), 2009 (n= 18), 2010 (n=23), 2011 (n=19), 2012 (n=44 ), Total (n= 123) ...

www.reddit.com/r/AskReddit/comments/7r74lm/what_are_the_john_and_jane_does_of_other_languages

Jan 18, 2018 ... Swedish, not sure we have a Jane Doe, but a John Doe would be Sven Svensson .... The Maori version is Hone (John) and Hēni (Jane).