Nancy Yates

12 December 1813–15 April 1906 (Age 92)
Bullitt, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Nancy

When Nancy Yates was born on 12 December 1813, in Bullitt, Kentucky, United States, her father, Isaac Yates, was 23 and her mother, Rachel Collings, was 15. She married Thomas Gunter on 5 June 1830, in Putnam, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 11 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Ravanna, Mercer, Missouri, United States in 1870 and Medicine Township, Mercer, Missouri, United States in 1880. She died on 15 April 1906, in Mercer, Missouri, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in Brantley Cemetery, Ravanna Township, Mercer, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Gunter
1808–1877
Nancy Yates
1813–1906
Marriage: 5 June 1830
Mary Jane Gunter
1831–1873
Rachel A Brantley
1841–1935
William Anderson Gunter
1832–1860
Isaac N. Gunter
1835–
Sarah E. Gunter
1836–
John Fletcher Gunter
1838–1904
Rachel Ann Gunter
1840–1935
Marion Gunter
1842–1927
William Marion Gunter
1845–1900
Hinson H. Gunter
1845–1916
Morrison Gunter
1846–1860
Monroe Gunter
1848–1917
Wiley Dunn Gunter
1850–1900
Garret G. Gunter
1853–1939
Thomas Fillmore Gunter
1856–1878

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
5 June 1830
Putnam, Indiana, United States
children

(15)

    Female1831–1873Female

    William Anderson Gunter

    Male1832–1860Male

    Isaac N. Gunter

    Male1835–Male

    Sarah E. Gunter

    Female1836–Female

    John Fletcher Gunter

    Male1838–1904Male

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(15)

+10 More Children

World Events (8)

1818 · Jackson Purchase

Age 5

The western part of Kentucky purchased by Andrew Jackson from the Chickasaw Indians in 1818. It became known as the Jackson Purchase. This included land that wasn't originally part of Kentucky when it became a state.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 6

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1838 · Lord Reveals the Name of His Chruch

Age 25

On April 26, 1838, The Lord reveals that the name of His Church should be The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. This revelation was given to the Prophet Joseph Smith, Jr. in Far West, Missouri.

Name Meaning

English: from Middle English yates ‘gates’, plural of yate, Old English geat ‘gate’, hence a topographic name for someone who lived near the gates of a walled town, or a metonymic occupational name for a gatekeeper.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Nancy Gunter in household of Thomas Gunter, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Nancy Gunter in household of Thomas Gunter, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Nancy Gunter in household of Richard Brantley, "United States Census, 1880"

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