Nancy Crouch

Female1803–before 1845

Brief Life History of Nancy

When Nancy Crouch was born in 1803, in Bath, Kentucky, United States, her father, David Crouch, was 36 and her mother, Elizabeth Louisa Cassity, was 36. She married Elisha Henry on 17 February 1817, in Bourbon, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She died before 1845, in her hometown, at the age of 41.

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Elisha Henry
Nancy Crouch
Marriage: 17 February 1817
Anderson Henry
Catharine "Kitty" Ann Henry

Sources (4)

  • Nancy Crouch, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • Nancy Crouch in entry for Hattie Ann Bouts, "Kentucky Death Records, 1911-1965"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    17 February 1817Bourbon, Kentucky, United States
  • Children (2)

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    Siblings (14)

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    World Events (6)


    Age 0

    France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

    1811 · Bath County Established

    Age 8

    Bath County was established in 1811 from land given by Montgomery County, Kentucky. Its name is derived from natural springs said to have medicinal qualities.

    1818 · Jackson Purchase

    Age 15

    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.

    Name Meaning

    English (southeastern): from Middle English crouch(e), cruch(e) ‘cross’ (Old English crūc, ultimately from Latin crux, crucem; the Old English crūc was replaced in Middle English by the word cross, from Old Norse kross), applied as a topographic name for someone who lived by a cross.

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

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