Mary "Nancy" Murphy1,2

ID#1263, b. December 1820, d. 19 May 1860
Father: not yet identified.
Mother: not yet identified.

Birth date: December 1820 Based on age of 39 years 5 months at time of death on 19 May 1860.3,4 It has also been reported that she was born about 1823.4
Birth place: Lick Run, Taylor County, Virginia.3,4

Commonly known as Nancy - I'm not sure if it was just a nickname or was actually her middle name.

An alternate spelling of Nancy's married surname is Mathew.

Nancy married William R. Matthew on 15 April 1841 in Monongalia County, Virginia. The ceremony was performed by Revd. Francis H. Read.2,4

Nancy died at age 39 from diptheria on 19 May 1860 at Lick Run, Taylor County, Virginia.3

Census Records

YearLocationEnumeration info as recorded
1850Taylor County, VirginiaNancy Mathew, female, age 27, born in Virginia
(Official U.S. Census Date: 01 June 1850)4

Deceased Children of Mary "Nancy" Murphy and William K. Matthew:

Family Line(s):
Church Index
Last Edited Date=22 Apr 2013

Citations

  1. [S946] Mary E. Summers, Certificate of Death, Marion County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_dcsearch.aspx, file 1952760_0001831.jpg.
  2. [S625] Marriage Records for William R. Matthew and Nancy Murphy, Monongalia County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_mcsearch.aspx, file _00042.jpg.
  3. [S603] Nancy Mathew, Taylor County Register of Deaths, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_dcsearch.aspx, file 00045.jpg.
  4. [S201] Wm. K. Mathew household, 1850 U.S. Census, Taylor County, Virginia, 63rd District, page 176B, National Archives micropublication M432_978.
  5. [S1081] Wm. K. Matthews household, 1860 U.S. Census, Taylor County, Virginia, Pruntytown Post Office, page 72, National Archives micropublication M653_1381.
  6. [S532] Marriage Register for Joseph Summers and Martha E. Matthew, Taylor County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_mcsearch.aspx, file 4011510_00143.jpg.
  7. [S535] Isaac Matthew, Barbour County Register of Births, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_bcsearch.aspx, file _00007.jpg.