Nancy C Creekmore

1878–1965 (Age 87)
Pulaski, Arkansas, United States

The Life of Nancy C

When Nancy C Creekmore was born on 8 May 1878, in Pulaski, Arkansas, United States, her father, John A Cox, was 18 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 3 daughters. She lived in Williamsburg, Whitley, Kentucky, United States in 1880 and Magisterial District 1, Whitley, Kentucky, United States in 1900. 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
1864–1904
Nancy C Creekmore
1878–1965
Marriage: 14 February 1893
Susie Anderson
1887–1952
John Anderson
1894–1917
Cornelius Anderson
1895–1964
James Alvis Anderson
1897–1971
Mary E. Anderson
1899–1901
Dialtha "Altha" Althea Anderson
1902–1954

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
14 February 1893
Whitley, Kentucky, United States
children

(6)

    Female1887–1952Female

    John Anderson

    Male1894–1917Male

    Male1895–1964Male

    James Alvis Anderson

    Male1897–1971Male

    Mary E. Anderson

    Female1899–1901Female

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

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.
1883 · The Mosaic Templar is Founded

Age 5

The Mosaic Templar is an African American fraternal organization founded in Little Rock. it was founded by former slaves, John Edward Bush and Chester W. Keatts. It was part of a movement that was going on at the time, where everyone was forming fraternities and sororities. The main departments for this one where endowment, monument, analysis, uniform, rank, recapitulation, records, and a juvenile division.
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 named Creekmoor, from Middle English crike ‘creek’, ‘inlet’ + more ‘moor’, ‘marshy ground’. However, this surname is not found in current English records.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Nancy J Creekmore in household of John A Cox, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Nannie C Anderson in household of Sempson Anderson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Nanie C Creekmore, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"

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