Children of Lewis and Charity Nance

According to my research on Lewis and Charity Nance, they had six children. Using the Ancestry website, I found the following information on each of them.

When Mary Margaret “Maggie” Nance was born on March 4, 1863, in Hallettsville, Lavaca, Texas, her father, Lewis, was 22, and her mother, Charity, was 16. She married John Varnell on January 5, 1881, in Lavaca, Texas. They had eight children in 19 years. To view information about their children, click the following link. Maggie Nance Varnell FGS

Maggie Nance Varnell
John Varnell, Maggie’s husband

She died on August 23, 1952, in Houston, Harris, Texas, at the age of 89, and was buried in the Hollywood Cemetery.

Maggie Varnell Grave Marker

When George Edward Nance was born on February 28, 1865, in Hallettsville, Texas, his father, Lewis, was 24 and his mother, Charity, was 18. He married Lucinda “Lucy” Ann Woodward on January 24, 1888, in Lavaca, Texas. They had seven children in 12 years. To view information on their children, click the following link. George Edward Nance FGS

George Edward Nance
Lucy Ann Woodward Nance, George’s wife

He died on February 4, 1937, in Brownsville, Cameron, Texas, at the age of 71, and was buried in the Dreamland Cemetery in Randall County, Texas.

When Katherine May “Katie” Nance was born on September 24, 1867, in Lavaca County, Texas, her father, Lewis, was 26, and her mother, Charity, was 20. She married Jarred Allen Turrentine on January 25, 1887, in her hometown. They had four children during their marriage. To view information on their children, click the following link. Katherine Nance TurrentineFGS

Katherine “Katie” Nance Turrentine

She died on November 11, 1909, in Yoakum, Lavaca, Texas, at the age of 42, and was buried in the Oak Grove Cemetery.

Katherine Nance Turrentine Grave Marker

When Sarah Viola “Sallie” Nance was born on November 18, 1869, in Hallettsville, Lavaca, Texas, her father, Lewis, was 28, and her mother, Charity, was 23. She married William Stewart Pipkin on November 30, 1892, in Yoakum, Lavaca, Texas. They had four children in 11 years. To view information about their children, click on the following link. Sarah Nance PipkinFGS

Nance siblings – Maggie Varnell, George Nance, Sarah Pipkin and Lou Bush.

She died on October 24, 1952, in Sweetwater, Nolan, Texas, at the age of 82, and was buried in the Sweetwater Cemetery.

Sarah Pipkin Grave Marker

When Louis “Lou” Josephine Nance was born on October 2, 1872, in Lavaca, Texas, her father, Lewis, was 31, and her mother, Charity, was 25. She married John George Bush before 1911, in her hometown. They had one child during their marriage. To view information about their child, click on the following link. Louis Nance Bush FGS

She died on September 28, 1950, in Houston, Harris, Texas, at the age of 77, and was buried Forest Park Cemetery.

Louis Josephine Bush Grave Marker

When Adelia “Addie” Nance was born in December 1875 in Lavaca, Texas, her father, Lewis, was 34, and her mother, Charity, was 29. She married John George Bush on January 26, 1895, in her hometown. They had two children during their marriage. To view information about their children, click on the following link. Adelia Nance Bush FGS

She died as a young mother on April 12, 1908, in Houston, Harris, Texas, at the age of 32, and was buried Forest Park Cemetery.

Addie Bush Grave Marker

 

Marriage and Burial Sources

Lewis Camerer Nance

 Ancestry.com. Texas, Marriage Index, 1824-2014 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005.

Ancestry.com. Web: Texas, Find A Grave Index, 1761-2012 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.

 Mary Margaret “Maggie” Nance Varnell

Ancestry.com. Texas, Marriage Index, 1824-2014 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005.

Ancestry.com. Web: Texas, Find A Grave Index, 1761-2012 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.

George Edward Nance

George E. Nance and Lucy Woodward marriage license, Lavaca County Clerk’s Office, Hallettsville, Texas

Ancestry.com. Web: Texas, Find A Grave Index, 1761-2012 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.

Kathryn May “Katie” Nance Turrentine

Ancestry.com. U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.

Sarah Viola “Sally” Nance Pipkin

Ancestry.com. Web: Texas, Find A Grave Index, 1761-2012 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.

Louis “Lou” Josephine Nance Bush

Ancestry.com. U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.

Adelia “Addie” Nance Bush

 Ancestry.com. Texas, Select County Marriage Index, 1837-1965 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2014.

Ancestry.com. Texas, Select County Marriage Index, 1837-1965 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2014.