Nancy Ann Cloud

5 April 1847–12 June 1928 (Age 81)
Winn, Louisiana, United States

The Life of Nancy Ann

When Nancy Ann Cloud was born on 5 April 1847, in Winn, Louisiana, United States, her father, Noah Cloud Sr, was 49 and her mother, Delitia Delilah Folsom, was 38. She married Samuel George Brewton Jr. on 21 June 1866, in Natchitoches, Natchitoches, Louisiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 7 daughters. She lived in Police Jury Ward 2, Natchitoches, Louisiana, United States in 1910 and Goldonna Cemetery, Goldonna, Natchitoches, Louisiana, United States in 1920. She died on 12 June 1928, in Natchitoches, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Goldonna Cemetery, Goldonna, Natchitoches, Louisiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel George Brewton Jr.
Nancy Ann Cloud
Marriage: 21 June 1866
Nancy Delila Brewton
Mary Alice Brewton
John Nelson Brewton
Ida Lee Brewton
Rosey Eliza Brewton
Izora Brewton
Noah Brewton
Veonia Brewton
Alta Brewton

Spouse and Children

    Samuel George Brewton Jr.



21 June 1866
Natchitoches, Natchitoches, Louisiana, United States


    Nancy Delila Brewton


    Mary Alice Brewton


    John Nelson Brewton




+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)


Age 16

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1868 · Louisiana Is Readmitted Into the Union

Age 21

Louisiana was readmitted into the Union.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 23

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived near an outcrop or hill, from Old English clūd ‘rock’ (only later used to denote vapor formations in the sky).2 French: from the Germanic personal name Hlodald, composed of the elements hlōd ‘famous’, ‘clear’ + wald ‘rule’, which was borne by a saint and bishop of the 6th century.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Nancy Brutten in household of Samuel G Brutten, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Ann Brewton, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ann Brewton, "United States Census, 1910"

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