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Nancy Jane Owens Flowers
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Birth: unknown
Montgomery County
Virginia, USA
Death: unknown
Bedford County
Virginia, USA

Nancy was born abt. 1821 in Montgomery County, VA to John and ? Owens. She married John W. Adams 2 Aug. 1841 in Montgomery County, VA. They had eight children:

1. Miles F. Adams (b. abt. 1843 Montgomery County, VA - d. 28 Aug. 1862 in the 2nd Battle of Manassas or 2nd Bull Run in VA) Pvt Co. E, 4th VA INF, CSA

2. Giles M. Adams (b. 26 Jul 1844 in Montgomery County, VA - d. 29 Dec 1919 in Salem, Roanoke County, VA) Company 179 Regt., Ohio Infantry, UNION; He was married to Mildred Flowers (dau. of James A. "Cricket" and Elizabeth Amos Flowers) on 24 Dec 1866 in Roanoke County, VA.

3. William J. Adams (b. 25 Jul 1847 in Montgomery County, VA - d. 14 Dec 1933 in Ona, Cabell Co., West VA) Company 179 Regt., Ohio Infantry, UNION; He was married to Virginia Frances "Jenny" Chapman on 12 Jan 1871 in Cabell County, West Virginia.

4. Mary Ann Adams (b. 1851 in Montgomery County, VA - d. 23 Aug 1853 in Montgomery County, VA)

5. Harriet Elizabeth Adams (b. abt. 1848 in Montgomery County, VA - d. 1948 in VA) She was married to Stephen Lewis Faries/Ferris on 28 Dec 1875 in Bedford County, VA.

6. Nancy Virginia "Ginnie" Adams (b. abt. 1855 in Montgomery County, VA) She was married to Henry Zachariah Flowers (s/o James A. "Cricket" and Elizabeth Amos Flowers) on 11 Nov 1874 in Bedford County, VA.

7. John Wesley Adams (b. Jun 1857 in Montgomery County, VA - d. 27 Apr 1906 in Fudge Creek, Cabell County, West Virginia) He married Lelia Frances "Fanny" Chapman on 6 Mar 1890 in Cabell County, West Virginia.

8. Susan Lucretia Adams (b. 14 Dec 1859 in Montgomery County, VA - d. 1 Jan 1937 in Milton, Cabell Co., West VA) She was married to Jefferson Davis Chapman on 7 Apr 1885 in Cabell County, West Virginia.

Around 1860 - 1863, John and Nancy moved to Roanoke County, VA. John died there in 1865. On 14 Apr 1870, Nancy married her son Giles' father-in-law, James A. "Cricket" Flowers and moved to Bedford. Her daughter, Nancy, lived with them and the children that James still had at home from his marriage to Elizabeth Amos (abt. 1810 - 1867). Her daughter, Susan Lucretia Adams, lived in Salem with her brother Giles.

Nancy died sometime after 1880 in Bedford County, VA.

 
 
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 Spouses:
  John W. Adams (____ - 1865)*
  James A. Flowers*
 
 Children:
  Miles Frank Adams (1843 - 1862)*
  Giles Montgomery Adams (1844 - 1919)*
  William Jackson Adams (1847 - 1933)*
  Nancy Virginia Adams Flowers (1854 - 1936)*
  Susan Lucretia Adams Chapman (1859 - 1937)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
James Flowers
Stewartsville
Bedford County
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Diane Simmons
Record added: Oct 03, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 59566424
 

Nancy was my 3rd great grandmother..rest in Jesus arms till we meet in Heaven...your grandaughter..
- Janith Thomas Conner
 Added: Oct. 20, 2012

-Anonymous
 Added: Jan. 17, 2012
My great, great grandmother.
- Joy
 Added: Oct. 29, 2011
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