Nancy Jane Mahurin

3 May 1832–1864 (Age 31)
Grayson, Kentucky, United States

The Life Summary of Nancy Jane

When Nancy Jane Mahurin was born on 3 May 1832, in Grayson, Kentucky, United States, her father, Silas Stephen Mahurin, was 26 and her mother, Delaney Edwards, was 24. She married Silas Renfrow on 23 December 1848, in Knoxville, Pendleton, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Linn, Osage, Missouri, United States in 1860. She died in 1864, in Linn, Missouri, United States, at the age of 32, and was buried in Laclede Cemetery, Laclede, Linn, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Silas Renfrow
1828–1889
Nancy Jane Mahurin
1832–1864
Marriage: 23 December 1848
Susannah Renfrow
1854–1944
William Henry Renfrow
1856–
Gilbert Marion Renfrow
1857–1860
Joseph Renfrow
1858–1943
Amanda R. Renfrow, Thompson
1862–1921
Delaney Ann Renfrow
1863–1864

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 December 1848Knoxville, Pendleton, Kentucky, United States
  • Children

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (10)

    +5 More Children

    World Events (6)

    1834 · Zion's Camp
    Age 2
    Joseph Smith, Jr. and a group of 200 volunteers departed Kirkland, Ohio, to aid scattered Latter-day Saints. The group known as Zion's Camp arrived to the Fishing River on June 19. A mob had gathered to attack and disjoin the group. A storm swept through the area and the river rose over 30 feet, which caused the mob to scatter.
    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 4
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
    1846
    Age 14
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    Irish: probably an altered form of Mulherin .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Possible Related Names

    Mulherin

    Sources (5)

    • Nancy J Renfrow in household of Silas Renfrow, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Nancy Renfro in household of Silas Renfro, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Nancy Jane Mahurin Renfro, "Find A Grave Index"

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