|Birth: ||Apr. 6, 1848|
|Death: ||Feb. 15, 1932|
Nancy Ann Tilbury was born April 6, 1848 at Fort Wayne, Indiana. At The age of five years moved to Linn County, Iowa, and was married to Ira Knapp on December 23, 1866 in Benton County, Iowa, where they lived until 1884, when they moved to Keya Paha County, Nebraska where they homesteaded.
Nancy Knapp departed this life February 15, 1932, at the age of 83 years, 10 months and 9 days. To this union five children were born, one dying in infancy. Her husband preceded her in death in 1914. The four are Mary Kauth of Los Angeles; Lewis Andrew Knapp, Mills, Nebraska; Lennie Leota Sellman of Keota, Iowa, and Mrs. Will (Mabel) Chapins of Omaha, Nebraska, where she made her home for the past 17 years. Twenty-three grandchildren are left to mourn her death.
Ira Knapp (1849 - 1915)
Mary Elizabeth Knapp Kauth (1867 - 1944)*
Lewis Andrew Knapp (1870 - 1949)*
Lilly M Knapp (1872 - 1878)*
Lennie Leota Knapp Sellman (1878 - 1957)*
Mabel Clara Knapp Chapin (1882 - 1959)*
There is no inscription for Nancy. Her stone is the same as the one for Ira Knapp, but the family didn't get around to putting her name on it.
Olive Branch Cemetery
Keya Paha County
Created by: Kirk Robert Sellman
Record added: Feb 10, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 47963388