Nancy Pace

1792–18 August 1885 (Age 93)
Virginia, United States

The Life of Nancy

When Nancy Pace was born in 1792, in Virginia, United States, her father, William Pace, was 36 and her mother, Susannah Haymes, was 25. She married Pleasant Nelson Bolling on 22 April 1811, in Danville, Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Kansas, United States in 1870 and Chapman Township, Clay, Kansas, United States in 1880. She died on 18 August 1885, in Clay Center, Clay, Kansas, United States, at the age of 93, and was buried in Oak Hill, Clay, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Pleasant Nelson Bolling
Nancy Pace
Marriage: 22 April 1811
William Hope Bouldin

Spouse and Children

22 April 1811
Danville, Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States


Parents and Siblings

    William Pace


    Susannah Haymes




    William Pace


    Buckner Daniel Pace



    Phoebe Pace


World Events (8)

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 2

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
1812 · Monumental Church Built

Age 20

The Monumental Church was built between 1812-1814 on the sight where the Richmond Theatre fire had taken place. It is a monument to those that died in the fire.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 27

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

1 English: from a vernacular short form of the Latin personal name Paschalis ( see Pascal , Italian Pasquale ).2 nickname for a mild-mannered and peaceable person, from Middle English pace, pece ‘peace’, ‘concord’, ‘amity’ (via Anglo-Norman French from Latin pax, genitive pacis).3 Italian: from the medieval personal name Pace, used for both men and women, from the word pace ‘peace’ (see 1).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Nancy Eggleton in household of George Eggleton, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Nancy Eggleton in household of William Bouldin, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Nancy Eggleton, "United States Census, 1860"

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