Nancy Drunetter Hobby

Brief Life History of Nancy Drunetter

When Nancy Drunetter Hobby was born on 9 November 1845, in Braggs, Lowndes, Alabama, United States, her father, James Crook Hobby, was 26 and her mother, Asanath Ann Lee, was 18. She married John Odom Todd on 15 October 1877, in Lowndes, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Lowndes, Alabama, United States in 1880 and Election Precinct 3 Collirene, Lowndes, Alabama, United States in 1900. She died on 6 September 1916, in Collirene, Lowndes, Alabama, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Collirene, Lowndes, Alabama, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Odom Todd
1851–1934
Nancy Drunetter Hobby
1845–1916
Marriage: 15 October 1877
Maggie Alice Todd
1884–1978

Sources (8)

  • Nancy Hobby in household of Jas C Hobby, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Nancy D. Hobby, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"
  • Nancy Drunetter Hobby Todd, "Find A Grave Index"

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World Events (8)

1846

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

1863

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

1865

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

English:

from the Middle English personal name Hoby, a shortened form of Hobin. See Hobbins .

occasionally perhaps a nickname from Middle English hobi ‘small species of hawk, or small breed of horse’, probably derived from the personal name in 1 above.

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

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