Nancy D Swank

18 July 1827–January 1909 (Age 81)
Hamilton Township, Warren, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Nancy D

When Nancy D Swank was born on 18 July 1827, in Hamilton Township, Warren, Ohio, United States, her father, John R. Swank, was 42 and her mother, Sara G. Wallace, was 36. She married Joseph A. Bales on 18 October 1846. They were the parents of at least 10 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Walnut Township, Bourbon, Kansas, United States in 1900 and Fort Scott, Bourbon, Kansas, United States in 1902. She died in January 1909, in Lansford, Bottineau, North Dakota, United States, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

Joseph A. Bales
Nancy D Swank
Marriage: 18 October 1846
John Wesley Bales
William Samuel Beals
Phebe J. Beals
Martha Beals
Curtis J Bales
Lauriette Beals
Laura E. Bales
James Arthur Bales
Joseph Delos Bales
Jesse E. Bales
Gertrude Beals
Ulysses Grant Beals
Henry C Bales
Charles Eldridge Beals
Lloyd C Beals

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    18 October 1846
  • Children


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    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 3
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
    Age 19
    Historical Boundaries: 1846: Decatur, Iowa Territory, United States 1846: Decatur, Iowa, United States
    1851 · Constitution of 1851
    Age 24
    Due to the state’s financial crisis during the previous decade and growing criticism toward state government. Voters approve the Constitution of 1851 which forbade the state government from going into debt.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of German Schwank or Schwenk .

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

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    Sources (14)

    • Nancy Bales in household of Joseph Bales, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Nancy D Swank in entry for Joseph A Bales, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"
    • Nancy Swank in entry for Joseph Bales, "Minnesota Deaths, 1887-2001"

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