Nancy Hawker <I>Selby</I> Carlisle

Nancy Hawker Selby Carlisle

Death 8 Jul 1884 (aged 85)
Burial McCool, Attala County, Mississippi, USA
Memorial ID 12088987 · View Source
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James Carlisle was twenty-three and Nancy Selby was twenty-five when they married on September 9, 1824 in Laurens County, South Carolina.

James was baptized in 1829 and was ordained a minister in Tennessee in 1832. They moved every year or two all around Mississippi, Alabama and Tennessee till about 1860 when they purchased land in Attala Co, Mississippi.

The 1850 census revealed they lived in South Carolina till after their third son was born in 1830. They lived in Tennessee where two more children were born by 1835.

The 1840 census revealed they lived in Lauderdale County Alabama. Three daughters were born to them in Alabama.

They moved to Oktibbeha County, Mississippi before their last child was born in 1844. James was a Methodist Preacher and their estate value was $960. All four of his sons were farmers. All of their children were still living at home.

The 1860 census revealed James was a farmer and his real estate value was $1400 and his personal estate value was $4170. They were living in Attala County, Mississippi and their youngest child was living with them. Their son, Dr. James and wife lived next door.

The 1880 census revealed they were living alone.

In addition to those children already linked are the following:

Coleman Philip Carlisle (13 Aug.1825 - 7 Feb. 1904)
Hawker Owen Carlisle (30 Dec 1826 - 30 Mar 1888)
Gideon Westmoreland Carlisle (1832 - 1918)
Mary H.L. Carlisle (b.23 Jul 1834)
Sarah Elizabeth Carlisle (b.12 May 1835)
Louisa Roxanne Carlisle (Johnston)(19 Jun 1840 - 14 Dec 1915)
Miriam Carlisle (5 Mar 1841)DY

Nancy lived to age 85.

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Wife of Rev James G Carlisle


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  • Created by: Janie Cagle
  • Added: 17 Oct 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 12088987
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Nancy Hawker Selby Carlisle (28 Feb 1799–8 Jul 1884), Find A Grave Memorial no. 12088987, citing Liberty Hill Cemetery, McCool, Attala County, Mississippi, USA ; Maintained by Janie Cagle (contributor 46808522) .