|Birth: ||Feb. 24, 1802|
|Death: ||Jan. 5, 1875|
Nelly Jane Burroughs was born Feb 24, 1802, in Nicholas County, Kentucky. Her parents are unknown at this time, but her bondsman on her marriage license was Michael Burroughs who may have been her father or another relative.
On Dec 25, 1823, in Clark County, Kentucky, Nelly married William Scobee, born in Kentucky (1802-1890), a son of Robert B. Scobee, born in Virginia (1775-1835), and Elizabeth Brohard (1777-).
William and Nelly settled into a life of farming in Montgomery County, Kentucky, and raised eight children: Robert Scobee, twin (1826-1890), Mary Polly Scobee-Dooley, twin (1826-1906), Alexander Samuel Scobee (1827-1910), Stephen Scobee (1829-1830), James Washington Burroughs Scobee (1830-1893), George Scobee (1835-1835), Elizabeth A. Scobee-Hillis (1837-1907), and Nellie Jane Scobee-Huls (1842-1931), all born in Kentucky.
Nelly died on Jan 5, 1875 in Montgomery County, and both she and her husband are buried in Machpelah Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, Kentucky.
William Scobee (1802 - 1890)
Robert Scobee (1826 - 1890)*
Mary Scobee Dooley (1826 - 1906)*
Alexander Samuel Scobee (1827 - 1910)*
James Washington Burroughs Scobee (1830 - 1893)*
Elizabeth A. Scobee Hillis (1837 - 1907)*
Nellie Jane Scobee Huls (1842 - 1931)*
Created by: Shirley Bradley
Record added: Aug 03, 2009
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