Nancy Best1

b. February 1842, d. 8 April 1908
     Nancy Best was born in February, 1842 in Indiana1, the daughter of Melinda & James Best.2
     Nancy married James Franklin Slade, son of Elisha Slade and Anna Thompson, on January 5, 1868.1,3 The 1900 census indicates that Nancy is mother of 8 children, 5 are living.4 She died on April 8, 1908 in Vallonia, Jackson County, Indiana, at age 66.5 She was buried in Driftwood Christian Church Cemetery, Vallonia, Jackson County, IndianaG.6

Children of Nancy Best and James Franklin Slade

Citations

  1. [S1105] 1870 US Census of Washington County, Indiana, PO Camp Hillsburg, page 12, lines 86-89, dwl 101, fam 101.
  2. [S1150] 1860 US Census of Morgan County, Indiana, pg 20, lines 28-31, dwl 139, fam 139.
  3. [S1122] Indiana Marriage Collection, 1800-1941, on Ancestry.com,, Washington Co, James Slade & Nancy Winn, Jan 5, 1868.
  4. [S1107] 1900 US Census of Jackson County, Indiana, ED 68, sheet 6-B, lines 83-87, dwl 121, fam 123.
  5. [S1116] Indiana Death Index 1882 - 1920 on FamilySearch.org, , Vallonia, Jackson Co, Nancy Slade, d Apr 8, 1908.
  6. [S769] Find A Grave website, Nancy Slade, tombstone, Driftwood Christian Ch Cemetery, Vallonia, Indiana.
  7. [S1106] 1880 US Census of Washington County, Indiana, ED 180, page 21, lines 29-33, dwl 189, fam 189.