Nancy Angeline Barngrover

23 September 1850–4 August 1938 (Age 87)
Kokomo, Howard, Indiana, United States

The Life of Nancy Angeline

When Nancy Angeline Barngrover was born on 23 September 1850, in Kokomo, Howard, Indiana, United States, her father, Andrew James Barngrover Sr., was 39 and her mother, Neomia Minerva Leeds, was 36. She married Thomas Franklin Mahan on 9 December 1869, in Clinton, DeWitt, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Cowlitz, Washington, United States in 1880 and Auburn Election Precinct 6, King, Washington, United States in 1900. She registered for military service in 1923. She died on 4 August 1938, in Seattle, King, Washington, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Grand Army Of The Republic Cemetery, Seattle, King, Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Franklin Mahan
1845–1912
Nancy Angeline Barngrover
1850–1938
Marriage: 9 December 1869
Jessie Mahan
1870–1870
Minnie Olive Mahan
1871–1936
Myrtle Lee Mahan
1872–1942
Frederick J Mahan
1875–1957
Louis Andrew Mahan
1878–1938
Lou Frank Mahan
1878–1918
Harry Mahan
1879–1900
Maude Estella Mahan
1883–1942
Grace Jessie Mahan
1884–1959
Hazel M Mahan
1888–1954
Cecile Naomi Mahan
1889–1905

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
9 December 1869
Clinton, DeWitt, Illinois, United States
children

(11)

    Jessie Mahan

    Male1870–1870Male

    Minnie Olive Mahan

    Female1871–1936Female

    Myrtle Lee Mahan

    Female1872–1942Female

    Frederick J Mahan

    Male1875–1957Male

    Louis Andrew Mahan

    Male1878–1938Male

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1851 · Constitution of 1851

Age 1

Due to the state’s financial crisis during the previous decade and growing criticism toward state government. Voters approve the Constitution of 1851 which forbade the state government from going into debt.
1863

Age 13

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 25

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Berngruber, a topographic name for someone who lived by or kept a bear pit, from Middle High German ber ‘bear’ + gruobe ‘pit’ + the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant.

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

Sources (3)

  • Angeline Mahan in household of Arthur W Kinney, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Nancy A Barngrover in household of A Barngrover, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Nancy A Mahon in household of Thomas F Mahon, "United States Census, 1900"

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