Nancy Carr Metcalfe

about 1808–1860 (Age 52)
Robertson, Tennessee, United States

The Life Summary of Nancy Carr

When Nancy Carr Metcalfe was born about 1808, in Robertson, Tennessee, United States, her father, Illai Metcalfe, was 38 and her mother, Susan Anne Carr, was 36. She married Joel Battle Fort on 2 October 1828, in Robertson, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. She died in 1860, at the age of 52, and was buried in Fort Cemetery, Robertson, Southwest Territory, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joel Battle Fort
Nancy Carr Metcalfe
Marriage: 2 October 1828
Piety Horn Fort
Susanah Carr Fort
Josiah William Fort
Charles Henry Fort
Virginia Catherine Fort
Piety Horn Fort
Hulda Carr Fort

Spouse and Children



+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings



+2 More Children

World Events (6)

Age 0
Atlantic slave trade abolished.
Age 4
War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1825 · The Crimes Act
Age 17
The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Metcalf .

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

Possible Related Names


Sources (4)

  • Nancy C Fort in household of Joel B Fort, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Mississippi Probate Records, 1781-1930; Estate of Ilai Metcalf, deceased
  • Bible record for Ilai Metcalfe - BIRTHS

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