Nancy Ann Davis

18 April 1840–2 February 1914 (Age 73)
Hopkins, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Nancy Ann

When Nancy Ann Davis was born on 18 April 1840, in Hopkins, Kentucky, United States, her father, Joel M. Davis, was 33 and her mother, Sarah S., was 24. She married Evan Evans on 24 December 1856, in Bond, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Zion Township, Bond, Illinois, United States in 1880 and Lagrange Township, Bond, Illinois, United States in 1900. She died on 2 February 1914, in Bond, Illinois, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Union Grove Cemetery, Bond, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Evan Evans
1836–1864
Nancy Ann Davis
1840–1914
Marriage: 24 December 1856
Ely Edward Evans
1859–1925
David C. Evans
1859–
Louis Joel Evans
1860–1934
Clara J Evans
1862–1947

Spouse and Children

    Evan Evans

    Male1836–1864Male

    Female1840–1914Female

MARRIAGE
24 December 1856
Bond, Illinois, United States
children

(4)

    Ely Edward Evans

    Male1859–1925Male

    David C. Evans

    Male1859–Male

    Male1860–1934Male

    Female1862–1947Female

Parents and Siblings

    Joel M. Davis

    Male1807–Male

    Sarah S.

    Female1816–Female

siblings

(2)

    John A. Davis

    Male1837–Male

    Female1840–1914Female

World Events (8)

1846

Age 6

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1850 · 8th Most Populated State

Age 10

According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.
1861

Age 21

Kentucky sided with the Union during the Civil War, even though it is a southern state.

Name Meaning

Southern English: patronymic from David .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Nancy Evans in household of Evan Evans, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Nancy A Betterton, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Nancy A Betterton in household of Moses Betterton, "United States Census, 1880"

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