Nancy Henly

1807–26 November 1867 (Age 60)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Nancy

Nancy Henly was born in 1807, in Tennessee, United States. She married John W. Dafft on 4 June 1831, in Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Fayette, Tennessee, United States in 1850. She died on 26 November 1867, in Red River, Texas, United States, at the age of 60.

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Family Time Line

John W. Dafft
1799–1870
Nancy Henly
1807–1867
Marriage: 4 June 1831
Joseph W. Dafft
1832–1869
James Nicolas Dafft
1834–1916
John Wesley Dafft
1837–1914
Martha E. Dafft
1839–1874
Henry C. Dafft
1842–1874
Julia Ann Dafft
1852–1874
Margaret Jane Dafft
1857–1902

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
4 June 1831
Tennessee, United States
children

(7)

    Joseph W. Dafft

    Male1832–1869Male

    Male1834–1916Male

    Male1837–1914Male

    Martha E. Dafft

    Female1839–1874Female

    Henry C. Dafft

    Male1842–1874Male

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1808

Age 1

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1812

Age 5

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 18

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 Henley .

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

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Sources (1)

  • Nancy Dafft in household of John Dafft, "United States Census, 1850"

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