Nancy Bruce

about 1797–16 April 1876 (Age 79)
Worcester, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Nancy

When Nancy Bruce was born about 1797, in Worcester, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Joseph Bruce, was 24 and her mother, Nancy Trow, was 20. She married David Lathe about 1828, in Coventry, Orleans, Vermont, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Newport, Orleans, Vermont, United States in 1860 and Vermont, United States in 1870. She died on 16 April 1876, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

David Lathe
1795–1876
Nancy Bruce
1797–1876
Marriage: about 1828
William Lathe
1828–1889
Julia Ann Lathe
1829–
Lemuel Lathe
1833–1854
Moses M Lathe
1836–1880
Sarah Augusta Lathe
1838–1880
George Harrison Lathe
1840–1911
Charles Lathe
1844–1879

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1828
Coventry, Orleans, Vermont, United States
children

(7)

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

    Female1797–1876Female

    Joseph Bruce

    Male1800–Male

    Male1802–1802Male

    Joseph Bruce

    Male1819–Male

World Events (7)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 3

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
1803

Age 6

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 22

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. 

Name Meaning

Scottish and English (of Norman origin): habitational name from a place in Normandy which has not been certainly identified. Traditionally, it is believed to be derived from Brix near Cherbourg, but Le Brus in Calvados and Briouze in Orne have also been proposed as candidates.

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

Sources (3)

  • Nancy Lathe in household of Charles Lathe, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Nancy Lathe in household of David Lathe, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Nancy E Lathe in household of David Lathe, "United States Census, 1850"

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