Nancy Cook Bess

Boone County, West Virginia, USA
Death 15 May 1868 (aged 23–24)
Kanawha County, West Virginia, USA
Burial Dunbar, Kanawha County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 88184092 · View Source
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1st Wife Of:
James Alexander Bess

Daughter Of:
Floyd Cook
1st Wife
Mary Catherine (Walker) Cook

YOB: Calculated from age at death/dl

(Per Kanawha Co., WV, Death Register)
Nancy Bess
BP: Boone Co., WV*
Place Of Death: Smith's Farm
DOD: 5-15-1868
Age At Death: 24
Cause Of Death: Consumption
Marital Status: Married
Husband's Name: James A. Bess
Informant: Father

*Per other researcher(s), her BP may have been Oceana, Wyoming Co., (W)VA; also that Nancy and James were married 10-28-1861 in Dunbar, Kanawha Co., WV .. I have not, to date, confirmed either of these records/dl

As research indicates this is the burial place of her husband, James Alexander Bess, will assume, until we know otherwise, it is also her place of burial/dl

Additions/corrections welcome .. Della

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  • Created by: Della Lilly
  • Added: 7 Apr 2012
  • Find a Grave Memorial 88184092
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Nancy Cook Bess (1844–15 May 1868), Find a Grave Memorial no. 88184092, citing Bess Cemetery, Dunbar, Kanawha County, West Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Della Lilly (contributor 46905597) .