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Nancy Callison

Female 1820 - 1875  (55 years)


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  • Name Nancy Callison 
    Born 9 Jul 1820  [1
    Gender Female 
    Died 24 Aug 1875  [1
    Person ID I19059  WVPioneers
    Last Modified 24 May 2005 

    Family Benjamin Hall,   b. 1 Jun 1814, Greenbrier County, West Virginia, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 26 Nov 1840  Greenbrier County, West Virginia, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 

    • Marriage Record
      Date: 26 Nov 1840
      Place: Greenbrier, West Virginia
      Benjamin Hall
      Nancy Callison

      1850 Dist 18, Greenbrier, VA all born VA
      Benjamin Hall 36
      Nancy 30
      Sarah E 8
      Barbara A 6
      Margaret R 4
      Mary M 2
      Caroline M 1

      1860 Roane, VA all born VA
      Bejna H Hall 46
      Nancy 40
      Barbara 16
      Rebecca 14
      Mary M 12
      Caroline 11
      James M 9
      Frances 6 f
      Eleanor 4
      W H 1 m

      1870 Steele, Wood, WV all born VA
      Hall, Benjamin 56
      Nancy 49
      Mary M 23
      James 19
      Lucy 16
      Elena 13
      William 11
      Massena 8 f

      Wirt County Hardesty's 1882
      Benjamin H Hall - son of Philip and Barbara (Hoover) Hall, was born in Greenbrier County, Virginia, June 1, 1814. His father was a native of England, and both his father and mother are now deceased. The first wife of Mr. Hall was Nancy Callison, born July 9, 1820, and she was the mother of his children, born: Sarah E. (Cain), June 19, 1842, lives in Reedy district, this county; Barbara A. (McIntyre), February 12, 1844, died May 8, 1876; Margaret R. (Dye), January 10, 1846, resides at Wirt C.H.; Mary M., January 28, 1848, died May 25, 1877; Caroline M. (Bushon), May 23, 1849; James M., june 14, 1851; Lucy F., March 19, 1854; Alena J., July 26, 1856, died January 14, 1881; William H., April 15, 1859; Marcena Oakley, June 13, 1862 - the five youngest living children living at home. Nancy, wife of Mr. Hall, died August 24, 1875, and on the 20th of November, 1879, in this county, he again entered upon the marriage state, Isabel Bosley becoming his wife. She was a daughter of Jacob and Mary (Aaronholt) bosley, now deceased, and was born in Hardy county, Virginia, July 10, 1825. During the war between the States, Benjamin H. Hall was three years and eight months a member of Company B, 11th Virginia Infantry, and was in nineteen hard-fought engagements. He settled in Wirt county in 1872, and earns his livelihood as a watchman, with his address at Wirt C.H., Wirt county, West Virginia.
    Children 
     1. Sarah Elizabeth Hall,   b. 19 Jun 1842, Greenbrier County, West Virginia, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Barbara A Hall,   b. 12 Feb 1844,   d. 8 May 1876  (Age 32 years)
     3. Margaret Rebecca Hall,   b. 10 Jan 1846,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Mary M Hall,   b. 28 Jan 1848,   d. 25 May 1877  (Age 29 years)
     5. Caroline M Hall,   b. 25 May 1849,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. James M Hall,   b. 14 Jun 1851,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Lucy Frances Hall,   b. 19 Mar 1854,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Alena J Hall,   b. 26 Jul 1856,   d. 14 Jan 1881  (Age 24 years)
     9. William H Hall,   b. 15 Apr 1859,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. Marcena Oakley Hall,   b. 13 Jun 1862,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Family ID F6288  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
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  • Sources 
    1. [S226] Hardesty's History of Wirt Co, WV 1882.

    2. [S654] Marriage Records, West Virginia Division of Culture and History.