When Nancy Brewster Gustin was born on 21 March 1842, in Vernon, Van Buren, Iowa, United States, her father, Thomas Jefferson Gustin, was 41 and her mother, Mary Peterson, was 36. She married James Calvin Sly Sr on 19 January 1856, in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She lived in Fremont, Piute, Utah, United States in 1910 and Fremont, Wyoming, United States in 1910. She died on 20 December 1926, in Lander, Sweetwater, Wyoming, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Mount Hope Cemetery, Lander, Fremont, Wyoming, United States.
French, Walloon, German, and Swedish; Slovenian and Croatian (mainly Guštin): from a short form of the personal name Augustin (Slovenian Avguštin, Avgustin, Croatian Auguštin, Augustin), from Latin Augustinus (see Austin ). Compare Gustine .
In some cases possibly also an American shortened form of Slovenian Gustinčič: patronymic from the personal name Gustin (see 1 above).
History: This surname (see 1 above) is listed in the (US) National Huguenot Society's register of qualified Huguenot ancestors.
The Story of Chicken Creek, & Levan, Utah History of It’s People By Fern Rutledge Introduction One or two other wagons were already there when the wagons of William Cazier and his family arrived. To …