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Nancy Rector

Female 1830 - 1880  (50 years)


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  • Name Nancy Rector 
    Born 1830  Bullitt County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Buried Apr 1880  Harveysburg Cemetery A Few Miles North Of The Village Of Kingman, Harveysburg, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 11 Apr 1880  Near Cates Station, Fountain County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I158410  My Genealogy

    Father Thomas Nathaniel Richtor Rector,   b. 1808, Bullitt County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 May 1882, 74 Yrs Old; Woody's Corner, Parke County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Rachel Daugherty O'doherty,   b. 1807, Bullitt County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1870, Fountain County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Married 24 Sep 1829  Bullitt County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Married: September 24, 1829 in Bullitt County, Kentucky; Source: TheAncestral Trails Historical Society, P.O. Box 573, Vine Grove,Kentucky [dated 12 July 1990] to Rachael Dougherty, Born: About 1807in Kentucky, Daughter of Edward O. Dougherty.
    Family ID F4123  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family *William Jeremiah Henry Pierson Pearson,   b. 1821, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Apr 1880, Near Cates Station, Williamsport, Fountain County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Married 1 May 1849  Fountain County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • "William Pearson To Nancy Rector ss. Be it Remembered, That on this30th day of April 1849, the following marriage license was issued,to=wit: INDIANA, TO-WIT: Fountain COUNTY, SS.
      TO ALL WHO SHALL SEE THESE PRESENTS, GREETING: Know ye, that anyperson legally authorized to solemnize matrimony is hereby licensed tojoin in marriage as husband and wife, Mr. William Pearson and MissNancy Rector, and for so doing this shall be his sufficient authority. In testimony whereof, I Joseph Hishire (very difficult make out handwriting) Clerk of the Fountain Circuit Court, hereunto subscribe myname, and affix the seal of said court, this 30th day of April 1849.Signed: jHishire (cannot read-same as above) Clerk.
      Be it further remembered, that on this 3 day of May 1849 the followingcertificate was filed in my office, to=wit:
      INDIANA, TO-WIT: Fountain COUNTY. This certifies that I joined inmarriage as husband and wife William Pearson and Nancy Rector on the1st day of May 1849.
      signed: James Townsley (sp), J.P." [Transcribed 14 July, 2006,SLJuhl, compiler, copy of record in Rector Volume I, Pearson]
    Children 
     1. *John Wesley Pierson Pearson,   b. 20 Jan 1850, Cates Station, Fountain County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 1941, Stringtown, Boone County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
     2. Margaret Ellen Pearson,   b. 1 Nov 1851, Cates Station, Fountain County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 1937, 86 Years Old, Attica, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     3. Thomas N. Pearson,   b. 22 Jan 1853, Cates Station, Fountain County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1931, Perrysville, Indiana; Never Married Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     4. James William Pearson,   b. 16 Jul 1854, Cates Station, Fountain County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jan 1900, Fountain County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)
     5. Daniel Jefferson Pearson,   b. 11 Nov 1855, Cates Station, Fountain County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jul 1940, 84 Years Old, Perrysville, Near Cayuga At Home, Vermillion County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     6. George R. Pearson,   b. 15 Apr 1857, Cates Station, Fountain County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jan 1936, Cayuga, Vermillion County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     7. *Francis Frank Marion Pearson,   b. 5 Apr 1859, Cates Station, Fountain County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Feb 1946, 87 Years Old, Muskegon, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     8. Charles N. Pearson,   b. 8 Mar 1861, Cates Station, Fountain County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1877, 16 Years Old; Fountain County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 15 years)
     9. Benjamin J. Pearson,   b. 26 Nov 1862, Cates Station, Fountain County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Sep 1864, 2 Years Old; Fountain County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     10. Joshua Pearson,   b. 10 Dec 1864, Cates Station, Fountain County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1943, Fountain County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     11. David Pearson,   b. 8 Mar 1867, Cates Station, Fountain County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Mar 1867, 12 Days Old; Fountain County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     12. Andrew J. Pearson,   b. 21 Feb 1868, Cates Station, Fountain County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Apr 1869, 1 Year, 2 Months, 7 Days Old; Fountain County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     13. Samantha Pearson,   b. 28 Sep 1870, Cates Station, Fountain County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1963, Attica, Fountain County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
     14. Lewis E. Pearson,   b. 22 Aug 1873, Cates Station, Fountain County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Feb 1874, 6 Months Old; Fountain County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F9017  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • "NANCY RECTOR, was born about 1830 in Bullitt County and was almostgrown when she went with her parents to Fountain county, Indiana. Itwas there that she was married to William Henry Pearson on May 01,1849. He had been born about 1821 in Tennessee and was a son of JohnW. and Polly (Booth) Pearson. William and Nancy died near CatesStation, Indiana with in a few days of each other. He died March4/April 30, 1880 and Nancy died on April 11, 1880. They were buriedin the Harveysburg Cemetery a few miles north of the village ofKingman. They had fourteen children, nine of whom lived to maturity.They were: John Wesley, Margaret Ann, Thomas Nathaniel, JamesWilliam, Daniel Jefferson, George R., Francis Marion, Charles H.,Benjamin, Joshua, David, Andrew, Samantha May and Lewis E.
      Francis Marion Pearson was married to Martha Estel (Rayphole) Johnsonon February 14, 190_ and they were the grandparents of William Fox whohas shared most of the information about this family with us." TheSparks Quarterly, No. 163, Sept. 1993 issue, pg. 4164. [transcribedby, sljuhl, 09 June 2005]