Nancy J. Spalding

Femaleabout 1856–18 November 1929

Brief Life History of Nancy J.

When Nancy J. Spalding was born about 1856, in Indiana, United States, her father, William Harrison Spalding, was 40 and her mother, Cynthia Ann Greenstreet, was 30. She married James Lindsay Carr on 14 March 1875, in Martin, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She lived in Brown Township, Martin, Indiana, United States in 1860. She died on 18 November 1929, in Knox, Indiana, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Oaktown, Busseron Township, Knox, Indiana, United States.

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James Lindsay Carr
Nancy J. Spalding
Marriage: 14 March 1875
Ollie Carr
Benjamin Franklin Carr
Mary May Carr
Dollie Ellen Carr

Sources (13)

  • Nancy Spalding in household of Wm Spalding, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Nancy J. Spalding - Published information: birth: 9 May 1856; Indiana, United States
  • Nancy Spalding, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    14 March 1875Martin, Indiana, United States
  • Children (4)

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    Siblings (10)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 7

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.


    Age 11

    Historical Boundaries: 1867: Knox, Indiana, United States

    1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

    Age 20

    The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

    Name Meaning

    English and Scottish (Angus): variant of Spaulding .

    History: The surname was taken to Scotland in the 13th century by Radulphus de Spalding. His descendants prospered, and the name is still common in Scotland. Early American Spaldings include Thomas Spalding, born in Frederica, GA, in 1774, who introduced sea-island cotton in GA, and the physician Lyman Spalding, born in Cornish, NH, in 1775, who founded US Pharmacopoeia.

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

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