Nancy C Creekmore

Female8 May 1878–18 July 1965

Brief Life History of Nancy C

When Nancy C Creekmore was born on 8 May 1878, in Pulaski, Arkansas, United States, her father, Thomas B Creekmore, was 22 and her mother, Alpha Dialpha Cox, was 21. She married Simpson Anderson on 14 February 1893, in Whitley, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Mountain Ash, Whitley, Kentucky, United States in 1910 and Whitley, Kentucky, United States in 1920. She died on 18 July 1965, in Jellico, Campbell, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Jellico, Campbell, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

Simpson Anderson
Nancy C Creekmore
Marriage: 14 February 1893
John W Anderson
Cornelius Agal "Neil" Anderson
James Alvis Anderson
Mary E. Anderson
Dialtha Anderson

Sources (15)

  • Nannie Inman in household of Green B Creekmore, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Nanie C Creekmore, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • Nannie Honeycutt, "Tennessee Deaths, 1914-1966"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    14 February 1893Whitley, Kentucky, United States
  • Children (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (2)

    World Events (8)

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

    Age 3

    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.


    Age 14

    Historical Boundaries 1892: Whitley, Kentucky, United States

    1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

    Age 23

    President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

    Name Meaning

    English: probably a habitational name from a place in Dorset namedCreekmoor, from Middle English crike ‘creek, inlet’ +more ‘moor, marshy ground’. However, this surname is notfound in current English records.

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

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