Nancy Jane Cupp

Female8 April 1844–16 November 1921

Brief Life History of Nancy Jane

When Nancy Jane Cupp was born on 8 April 1844, in Westville, Chariton, Missouri, United States, her father, Isaac William Cupp, was 44 and her mother, Nancy Rosetta Bridges, was 38. She married James Harrison Lane on 17 December 1857, in Macon, Macon, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Bee Branch Township, Chariton, Missouri, United States in 1880 and Clark Township, Chariton, Missouri, United States for about 10 years. She died on 16 November 1921, in Oakland, Alameda, California, United States, at the age of 77.

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Family Time Line

James Harrison Lane
Nancy Jane Cupp
Marriage: 17 December 1857
John Felix Lane
Mary Lane
about 1876–
James Harrison Lane, Jr.
Fred Lane
Missouri Belle Lane
Robert Lane
Ben Lewis Lane
William West Lane
Martha Jane Lane

Sources (15)

  • Nancy J Lane, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Nancy Jane Cupp - Government record: Death record or certificate: birth: 8 April 1844; Westville, Chariton, Missouri, United States
  • Nancy Cupp in entry for Belle Bryant, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    17 December 1857Macon, Macon, Missouri, United States
  • Children (9)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (12)

    +7 More Children

    World Events (8)


    Age 2

    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.


    Age 9

    Historical Boundaries: 1853: Alameda, California, United States


    Age 21

    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    Name Meaning

    English: possibly a variant of Copp .

    Possibly an Americanized form of German Köpp/ Kopp , or perhaps of its Dutch cognates Cup and Kup.

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

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