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Nancy Hamilton Twitty
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Birth: May, 1835
White County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Dec. 21, 1913
Jefferson County
Illinois, USA

Blind, Nancy was third daughter of unmarried Shuby Twitty. She moved to Illlinois with her family in 1837. Along with her two sisters, she was fostered to neighbor and widower, Lt. Gov. Stinson H. Anderson when both her mother and grandmother, Sarah Mackey Twitty Bodine, died in 1846. She appears with the Stinson Anderson family in the 1850 Illinois census.

She worked as a domestic in the homes of her sister, Sarah Jane Ballard, and later her foster sister, Nebraska Anderson Wilbanks. She may have worked for others. She probably died in Mt. Vernon.

Her gravestone is nearly completely buried. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Shuby (Sarah) Twitty Darnell (1816 - 1847)
 
 Siblings:
  Sarah Jane Twitty Ballard (1830 - 1909)*
  Elizabeth Mackey Twitty Ridgeway (1834 - 1859)*
  Nancy Hamilton Twitty (1835 - 1913)
  Lucinda Darnell Holloway (1843 - 1911)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
West Salem Cemetery
Shiloh Township
Jefferson County
Illinois, USA
 
Maintained by: Nora Tauvell
Originally Created by: Rosetta
Record added: Dec 01, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6975944
 


- Rosemary
 Added: Aug. 30, 2012

- Nora Tauvell
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