Nancy M. Williams

7 February 1812–15 November 1844 (Age 32)
Salisbury, Salisbury, Herkimer, New York, United States

The Life of Nancy M.

When Nancy M. Williams was born on 7 February 1812, in Salisbury, Salisbury, Herkimer, New York, United States, her father, William Williams, was 38 and her mother, Mahetabel Stearns, was 36. She married Lemuel Page Wetherby on 30 January 1832, in Summer Hill, Summerhill, Cayuga, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 15 November 1844, in Red Creek, Wolcott, Wayne, New York, United States, at the age of 32, and was buried in Red Creek, Wolcott, Wayne, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lemuel Page Wetherby
Nancy M. Williams
Marriage: 30 January 1832
Nancy M Williams
Julia M. Wetherby
Newton John Wetherby
Helen E. Wetherby
Eugene W. Wetherby
Frederick Wetherby

Spouse and Children

30 January 1832
Summer Hill, Summerhill, Cayuga, New York, United States


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings



    William Williams


    Hannah Williams



    Ahiva Williams


    Ahira Williams


+10 More Children

World Events (6)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 7

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1820 · Making States Equal

Age 8

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1821 · Financial Relief for Public Land

Age 9

A United States law to provide financial relief for the purchasers of Public Lands. It permitted the earlier buyers, that couldn't pay completely for the land, to return the land back to the government. This granted them a credit towards the debt they had on land. Congress, also, extended credit to buyer for eight more years. Still while being in economic panic and the shortage of currency made by citizens, the government hoped that with the time extension, the economy would improve.

Name Meaning

English (also very common in Wales): patronymic from William .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Nancy M Williams Wetherby, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Nancy M. Williams - Published information: birth-name: Nancy M Williams
  • Legacy NFS Source: Nancy M. Williams - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Nancy M Williams

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