Fifth Generation


142. Nancy Bladen "Nannie" VANMETRE104,162,163,347,348,349,350,351 was born on 6 December 1851 in KY, Hardin Co., Elizabethtown. She lived with her parents in KY, Hardin Co., Elizabethtown on 14 July 1860. She lived with her parents in KY, Hardin Co., Meeting Creek on 20 August 1870. Nannie lived in KY, Hardin Co., Sonora on 15 June 1880. She lived in KY, Hardin Co., Mag. Dist. 3 on 19 June 1900. She lived in KY, Hardin Co., Mag. Dist. 3 on 29 April 1910. On 29 April 1910 Nannie was a farmer in KY, Hardin Co., Mag. Dist. 3. She lived with her son Stenson in KY, Hardin Co., Long Grove on 15 January 1920. She lived with her son Stenson in KY, Hardin Co., Long Grove on 15 April 1930. Nannie died of cerebral hemorrhage on 27 November 1937 in KY, Hardin Co., Meeting Creek. She was buried on 28 November 1937 in KY, Hardin Co., Meeting Creek Baptist Church Cemetery. The undertaker was Perry & Alven, Elizabethtown, Hardin Co., KY. She was Baptist. Her middle name was taken from her maternal grandfather, Bladen A. Williamson. His father, John Williamson Jr., named him after his best friend, Bland Williams Ballard, the famous Indian fighter and legislator, who later married John's sister. The name Bland was variously written as Blan, Blanden, and Bladen, and has been passed down through the Williamson family to this day.

On the 1900 census, Nancy is shown as having had 6 children, with only 4 living. It is not known by which husband she had the two children who died.

Nancy's son, John L. Clark, married Emma Grimes, whose mother was Sarah Jeffries, a relative of Nancy's second husband, David Jeffries.

Nancy Bladen "Nannie" VANMETRE and Robert F. CLARK were married on 11 November 1873 in KY, Hardin Co., Meeting Creek. They were married at her father's house by J. B. Bennett, Minister, United Baptist Church. Witnesses were Eli B. Jackson, J. P. Cralle, and Mary Clark. Robert F. CLARK352 died between 1875 and 1880 in KY, Hardin Co.. He was buried between 1875 and 1880 in KY, Hardin Co.. He was born in KY.

Nancy Bladen "Nannie" VANMETRE and Robert F. CLARK had the following children:

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John L. CLARK.

Nancy Bladen "Nannie" VANMETRE and David Ferguson JEFFRIES were married on 6 June 1880 in KY, Hardin Co., Wallingford. Nancy's second marriage took place in the home of Daniel T. Wortham, husband of Nancy's sister Rosa Elizabeth Vanmetre. Witnesses were Robert Tabb, Daniel T. Wortham, and Susan Wortham. The ceremony was legally solemnized by J. D. Richardson. David Ferguson JEFFRIES163,353 was born in 1822 in KY. He lived in KY, Hardin Co., Sonora on 15 June 1880. He died before 1894 in KY, Hardin Co., Sonora.

Nancy Bladen "Nannie" VANMETRE and David Ferguson JEFFRIES had the following children:

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B. Annie JEFFRIES.

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Susan JEFFRIES348 was born in July 1885 in KY, Hardin Co., Sonora. She lived with her mother and stepfather in KY, Hardin Co., Mag. Dist. 3 on 19 June 1900.

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Stenson JEFFRIES.

Nancy Bladen "Nannie" VANMETRE and William B. NOE were married on 22 March 1894 in KY, Hardin Co.. William B. NOE348,354 was born in September 1832 in KY. He lived in KY, Hardin Co., Mag. Dist. 3 on 19 June 1900. He died between 1900 and 1910 in KY, Hardin Co., Mag. Dist. 3.