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Nancy Paris
Received from you on June 20 ------
I am wondering if in fact Calvin Paris was Nancy Bell Paris's brother instead of her husband. There is a Nancy Paris b. about 1861 d. 1832, who is the daughter of Nancy B. Peck (1827or 1828-1904) and James Carroll Paris (1820-1863). Nancy had a brother named Calvin who died in 1938. If, in fact, these are her parents, it is doubtful her married name would continue to be Paris. If anyone could corroborate my suspicions, I'd appreciate some feedback. I am also wondering if she possible married a man named Lewellen.

Thanks for your thoughts,
N. Dixon
Nancy was the daughter of James Paris & Nancy Peck, but I think your identification of Calvin as her brother is incorrect. What I have entered is what is found on the death certificate. On all the census records, she is shown as the wife of Calvin, and he is the one who provided the information for her death certificate. A wife with the same maiden & married name is a bit unusual, but not all that unheard of. There are several memorials on Find A Grave (including for James Carroll Paris & Nancy B Peck), that might give you some insight into this family.

Somewhere in those memorials (I can't find it right now) is a reference to a Lewellen.

Hope this helps,
Added by Darlene on Jul 03, 2015 5:37 PM
RE: Memorial# 21373452 for Hanna F. Tedford
Not related and no additional info.
Added by Camp on Jan 30, 2015 11:51 AM
RE: Nathan Henderson Cansler
Don't think the one I listed is son of John Cansler and Nancy Boone. Might be son of Nathaniel Henderson Cansler (who was son of John Cansler & Anne Henderson). I took off the parentage, til new evidence shows up.
Added by Anonymous on Oct 02, 2013 9:39 PM
RE: Nathan Henderson Cansler
These are two different families

1870 Phelps Co, MO
Nathaniel Causeler 45 TN
Hannah C Causeler 44
Susas Auchrausa 23
Martha Auchrausa 19
Mildred Auchrausa 3

Had another son James born in 1843, had left home by 1870 census


1880 Camden Co, MO
Hendeson Canciler 42
Mary A. Canciler 43
John T. Canciler 17
Sarah E. Canciler 10
William Canciler 5
James T. Canciler 1
Martha E. Boon 13

1870 Camden Co, MO
Theodore Canselor 28
Mary A Canselor 28
John T Canselor 7
Julia Canselor 3
Mary P Canselor 20
Marthy M Canselor 2
Julia A Canselor 8/12

Added by Anonymous on Oct 02, 2013 9:18 PM
RE: Nathan Henderson Cansler
Look in Phelps Co Burials

They list it as:
Cansler, Ellen Hyer 1848 1883 Lake Spring Cemetery
Cansler, Hannah C. w/o N.H. 11/15/1823 8/8/1875 Rolla Cemetery
Cansler, James H. w/Mary S. Stewart 2/8/1843 4/13/1885 Rolla Cemetery
Cansler, Nathan Henderson h/o Hannah 9/15/1822 4/24/1879 Rolla Cemetery
Added by Anonymous on Oct 02, 2013 8:56 PM

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