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Nancy FORBIS

Female Between 1780 and 1790 - Bef 1846  (~ 66 years)


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  • Name Nancy FORBIS 
    Born Between 1780 and 1790 
    Gender Female 
    Land Sale 27 Aug 1839  Barren County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Lewis Hawks 
    • Nancy was acting under authority given to her by a power of attorney executed by Samuel Swinney in 1837. 230 acres were sold for $525. Witnesses to the sale were Cornelius T. Swinney and William Gooch.
    Census 1840  Platte County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Samuel Swinney head of household:

      1 male age 40-50: [Samuel - age is way off]
      2 females age 15-20
      1 female age 40-50: [Nancy]
      1 female slave age 0-10
    Died Bef 1 May 1846  [3
    Probate 1 May 1846  Platte County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • L.C. Bostic was appointed as administrator of Nancy Swine's estate on May 1, 1846.
    Person ID I4352  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 20 Feb 2016 

    Father John FORBIS,   b. 1760,   d. Bef 1808  (Age < 48 years) 
    Family ID F2897  Group Sheet

    Family Samuel SWINEY,   b. Between 1770 and 1780,   d. Bef 7 Oct 1844  (Age ~ 74 years) 
    Children 
     1. Sally Jane SWINEY,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. William SWINEY,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Hannah SWINEY,   b. Abt 1800,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +4. Mary SWINEY,   b. Abt 1808, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 11 Nov 1879 and 23 Feb 1880, Center, Metcalfe County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 71 years)
    +5. Jeremiah Vardaman SWINNEY,   b. Between 1810 and 1820,   d. Bef 1850  (Age ~ 39 years)
     6. Nancy SWINEY,   b. Aft Jul 1816,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Cornelius Turner SWINEY,   b. Bef 1820,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +8. Lucinda Jane SWINEY,   b. 6 Aug 1825, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jul 1888  (Age 62 years)
    Last Modified 23 Feb 2016 
    Family ID F497  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsLand Sale - Lewis Hawks - 27 Aug 1839 - Barren County, Kentucky Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1840 - Platte County, Missouri Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProbate - 1 May 1846 - Platte County, Missouri Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    James Forbis Heirs Deed - page 2
    James Forbis Heirs Deed - page 2
    James Forbis Heirs Deed - page 1
    James Forbis Heirs Deed - page 1

  • Notes 
    • Nancy Swinney was named as an heir of the deceased John Forbis in a deed executed in 1815 by the heirs of James Forbis (the father of John Forbis) recorded in Volume 18, pages 298-301 of Clark County, Kentucky Deed Records.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1244] Kentucky, Barren - Deed Records - volumes P & Q, Volume P, page 516.

    2. [S1245] Missouri, Platte - 1840 - Samuel Swinney.
      Samuel Swinney head of household:
      1 male age 40-50: [Samuel - age is way off]
      2 females age 15-20
      1 female age 40-50: [Nancy]
      1 female slave age 0-10

    3. [S4065] Missouri, Platte - Estates, Minors, Probates Index, 1840-1936, viewed; 20 February 2016; Nancy Swine probate .
      Image 282

    4. [S4065] Missouri, Platte - Estates, Minors, Probates Index, 1840-1936, viewed; 20 February 2016; Sam'l Swinney probate .
      Image 282


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