|Birth: ||Dec. 19, 1821|
|Death: ||Jan. 15, 1892|
Nancy (Eoff) Jakes was the sixth born child of William J Eoff and Catherine Knox, natives of South Carolina. Nancy had these siblings: a brother (d.y.), Elizabeth (Eoff) Downing, Samuel Eoff, Delilah (Eoff) Robinson, Jane (Eoff) Jakes, William Eoff and Mary Ann Eoff. Nancy was raised on the family farm in Bedford County, Tennessee.
Nancy married John Jakes about 1839. John Jakes had previously married Nancy's sister, Jane Eoff, who died in 1838. John Jakes and Jane had a son, George W. Jakes b. abt 1837. John and Nancy Jakes had twelve children: Martha Ann Jakes, Mary Jane Jakes, William J Jakes, John P Jakes, Nancy Catherine Jakes, Sarah Jakes, Eliza F Jakes, Alexander Breckenridge Jakes, Leander Calhoun Jakes Narcissa T Jakes, Mattie B Jakes and Barnett Jakes. These children were raised on John Jakes farm in Bedford County, Tennessee.
John Jakes (1814 - 1893)
Martha Ann Jakes Ashley (1840 - 1917)*
Nancy Catherine Jakes Manley (1849 - 1882)*
Eliza Frances Jakes Burks (1853 - 1947)*
Alexander Breckenridge Jakes (1856 - 1932)*
Leander Calhoun Jakes (1856 - 1927)*
Narcissa T. Jakes Nesbitt (1859 - 1941)*
Barnet H Jakes (1868 - 1899)*
Created by: Shirley M Eoff
Record added: Mar 04, 2008
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