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Nancy Mariah Absher Purvis
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Birth: Feb. 24, 1822, USA
Death: Nov. 6, 1904
Illinois, USA

Nancy Mariah Absher was born to Thomas Absher and Nancy Ann Perryman Absher on February 24, 1822. She married Joseph L. Purvis on November 3, 1843, in White County, Illinois, and they had nine children:

1) Matilda Purvis, born August 7, 1847
2) John M. Purvis, born July 1, 1849
3) James G. Purvis, born November 19, 1850
4) William L. Purvis, born January 24, 1853
5) Clarinda Purvis, born May 19, 1855
6) Clarissa Purvis, born August 17, 1856
7) Manna A. Purvis, born April 12, 1859
8) Andrew Purvis, born April 16, 1862
9) Mary Eva Purvis, born August 25, 1864

Nancy Mariah Absher Purvis died on November 6, 1904, and was buried at the Union Ridge Cemetery, in New Haven, Illinois. 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Abshier
  Nancy Ann Perryman Abshier (1791 - 1855)
 
 Spouse:
  Joseph L. Purvis (1816 - 1874)*
 
 Children:
  James G. Purvis (1850 - ____)*
  William L. Purvis (1853 - 1891)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elizabeth Absher Fletcher (1812 - ____)*
  Anderson Absher (1813 - 1896)*
  Andrew Jackson Absher (1815 - ____)*
  Elias Absher (1817 - ____)*
  Malinda Absher Goss (1818 - ____)*
  Milly S. Absher Gallagher (1820 - ____)*
  Nancy Mariah Absher Purvis (1822 - 1904)
  Delila Abshier Kirkham (1824 - 1861)*
  Matilda Absher Moore (1825 - ____)*
  Jane Absher (1827 - ____)*
  William Absher (1829 - ____)*
  Washington Perry Abshier (1831 - 1917)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Union Ridge Cemetery
Herald
White County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Thomas Higgerson
Record added: Jun 09, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 53439684
Nancy Mariah <i>Absher</i> Purvis
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Nancy Mariah <i>Absher</i> Purvis
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