Nancy Clegg

Female, #32453, (30 Jul 1832 - 2 Nov 1904)
Birth*30 Jul 1832 Nancy was born at Coweta Co., Georgia, on 30 Jul 1832.1 
Marriage*2 Nov 1854 She married Elias Daniel Culpepper at Jefferson Co., Arkansas, on 2 Nov 1854 at age 22.2 
Married Name2 Nov 1854  As of 2 Nov 1854, her married name was Culpepper. 
Birth of Son3 Aug 1855 Her son John William Clegg Culpepper was born on 3 Aug 1855 at Jefferson Co., Arkansas.3 
Birth of Son16 Feb 1858 Her son James Henry Fitz Culpepper was born on 16 Feb 1858 at Jefferson Co., Arkansas.4 
Birth of Son18 Sep 1859 Her son Joseph Andrew Baxter Culpepper was born on 18 Sep 1859 at Jefferson Co., Arkansas.5 
1860 Census1860 Sarah, Nancy, John, James and Joseph was listed as a household member living with Elias Daniel Culpepper in the 1860 Census at Darysaw, Jefferson Co., Arkansas
Birth of Son1 Oct 1862 Her son Francis Louis Elias Culpepper was born on 1 Oct 1862 at Jefferson Co., Arkansas.3 
Birth of Son20 Jul 1867 Her son Isaac Thomas Jefferson Culpepper was born on 20 Jul 1867 at Jefferson Co., Arkansas.6 
Birth of Son8 Mar 1869 Her son Malcolm Leslie Luther Culpepper was born on 8 Mar 1869 at Grant Co., Arkansas.4 
1870 Census1870 Sarah, Nancy, John, James, Isaac, Joseph, Martha, Malcolm and Francis listed as a household member living with Elias Daniel Culpepper on the 1870 Census at Derasaw Township, Grant Co., Arkansas. 38 m-210 hh 33. 
Birth of Son18 Aug 1870 Her son George Benjamin Bascom Culpepper was born on 18 Aug 1870 at Grant Co., Arkansas
1880 Census1880 Nancy was listed as Elias Daniel Culpepper's wife on the 1880 Census at Grant Co., Arkansas. 48 m-ED100-27. 
Photographed*circa Mar 1887 She was photographed circa Mar 1887
Picture is thought to have been taken around March or April 1887. Names and family data were provided directly by Helen Elizabeth Hall Clifton (daughter of Julia Virginia Rebecca Culpepper) to her niece Helen Clarece Jarrell Cory (daughter of Nancy Alice Hall Jarrell) with corrections to the names of the three infants by Ken Cory.

Contributed to Culpepper Connections by Ken Cory, son of Helen Clarece Jarrell Cory.

Back Row, L to R: Joseph Andrew Baxter, Francis Louis Elias, Mr. Robinson: husband of Martha Emily Catherine, Malcolm Leslie Luther, John William Clegg, Elias Daniel's wife Nancy, and James Henry Fitz.

Seated, L to R: unrelated boy, in front of the boy: Isaac Thomas Jefferson, next to the boy: Martha Emily Catherine Robinson, seated on her lap: her daughter Lillie Belle Robinson, beside Lillie Belle: Baxter's wife Johnnie, beside her: Emily's daugher Nancy Culpepper Williams, in front of Nancy: George Benjamin Bascom, beside Nancy: Elias Daniel who is holding her, beside Elias: Julia Virginia Rebecca, beside her Sarah Elizabeth Ann Williams, holding Janet Elizabeth Williams.7

Death of Son10 Oct 1892 Her son James Henry Fitz Culpepper died on 10 Oct 1892 at Pine Bluff, Jefferson Co., Arkansas.8 
Death of Son19 Oct 1893 Her son Isaac Thomas Jefferson Culpepper died on 19 Oct 1893 at Pine Bluff, Jefferson Co., Arkansas.6,9 
Death*2 Nov 1904 She died at Pine Bluff, Jefferson Co., Arkansas, on 2 Nov 1904 at age 72.1 
Burial* Her body was interred at Bellwood Cemetery, Pine Bluff, Jefferson Co., Arkansas.1 
Biography* Nancy was born in Georgia and, when she was 16 years old, her parents moved the family by wagon train to Arkansas. After her father died in 1854, Nancy married Elias Daniel Culpepper who had come west on the same wagon train. Nancy's mother, Martha, lived with them for the rest of her life. The family tradition is that Nancy gave each of her children three names because she only had one.10 

Family

Elias Daniel Culpepper (31 Jan 1832 - 8 May 1914)
Marriage*2 Nov 1854 She married Elias Daniel Culpepper at Jefferson Co., Arkansas, on 2 Nov 1854 at age 22.2 
Children
Last Edited14 Feb 2007

Citations

  1. William Harold Broughton, The Cleggs of Old Chatham: the ancestry, family, descendants of Thomas A. Clegg and Bridget Polk, their kin, and events of history, Clegg Family Association, 1977.
    p 228.
  2. Book A, p. 188.
  3. William Harold Broughton, The Cleggs of Old Chatham: the ancestry, family, descendants of Thomas A. Clegg and Bridget Polk, their kin, and events of history, Clegg Family Association, 1977.
    p 228; POB Mrs. Tom Logan Family Group Sheet.
  4. William Harold Broughton, The Cleggs of Old Chatham: the ancestry, family, descendants of Thomas A. Clegg and Bridget Polk, their kin, and events of history, Clegg Family Association, 1977.
    p. 229.
  5. William Harold Broughton, The Cleggs of Old Chatham: the ancestry, family, descendants of Thomas A. Clegg and Bridget Polk, their kin, and events of history, Clegg Family Association, 1977.
    p 229 but Apr 1858 in 1900 census.
  6. William Harold Broughton, The Cleggs of Old Chatham: the ancestry, family, descendants of Thomas A. Clegg and Bridget Polk, their kin, and events of history, Clegg Family Association, 1977.
    p 229.
  7. E-mail written 2002-2004 to Lew Griffin from Dr. Kenneth D. Cory, San Jose, CA, e-mail address.
  8. Ms. Arlene LaGrone, compiler, Masonic Deaths in Arkansas 1838 - 1916, PO Box 908, Hot Springs, AR 71902-0908: LaGrone, 1999.
    p. 39.
  9. Arkansas Biographical Card File Index, 1819-1950, LDS Film 1926895.
    Obit: Arkansas Methodist, 21 Dec 1893.
  10. W. Harold Broughton, The Cleggs of Old Chatham: The Ancestry - Family - Descendants of Thomas A. Clegg & Bridget Polk Their Kin & Events of Interest p. 228