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Elizabeth (Letcher) Stephens (1811)

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Elizabeth Stephens formerly Letcher aka Nankivell
Born in St Agnes, Cornwall, Englandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married in St Agnes, Cornwall, Englandmap
Wife of — married in Truro, Cornwall, Englandmap
Descendants descendants
Died [date unknown] [location unknown]
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Profile last modified | Created 29 Apr 2016 | Last significant change: 1 Nov 2018
10:41: Ian Argall proposed a merge of Letcher-109 and Letcher-99. [Thank Ian for this]
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CENSUS INFORMATION: In the 1841 UK Census, she is listed as Elizabeth Stephens, aged 25 (rounded) and born in county. She is living with her mother and 4 children in Cocks, Perranzabuloe. (HO107/150/11, Folio 59, Page 13).
In the 1850 US Census, she is listed as Elizabeth Stephens, aged 35 and born in England. She is living in District 24 in Grant county, Wisconsin, with her (second) husband, her three boys from her first marriage (who now have the surname od Stephens), 5 daghters (by her second marriage, and a John Letcher (who must be a relative). (Original data: Seventh Census of the United States, 1850; (National Archives Microfilm Publication M432, 1009 rolls);

Parish Or Reg District: Agnes, St.
Name: Elizabeth LETCHER
Sex: dau
Father Forename: John
Mother Forename: Mary
Father Rank Profession:

MARRIAGE: First marriage: Date: 25-Jun 1831
Parish Or Reg District: Agnes, St.
Groom Name: William NANKIVELL
Groom Age:
Groom Residence: otp
Groom Condition: Bachelor
Groom Rank Profession:
Groom Signed / Marked (S/M): Marked
Groom Father Name:
Groom Father Rank Profession:
Bride Name: Elizabeth LETCHER
Bride Age:
Bride Residence: otp
Bride Condition: Spinster
Bride Rank Profession:
Bride Signed / Marked (S/M): Marked
Bride Father Name:
Bride Father Rank Profession:
Banns / Licence (B/L): Banns
Witness 1: Roger Daniell
Witness 2: James Gripe
Other Information:

Second marriage: Marriage is recorded in the GRO indexes for the Truro Registration District in the June quarter of 1839 under reference 9.338. The couple are listed as Thomas Stevens and Elizabeth Nankivell.

07 Jun 1839 • West Briton, Cornwall, England: At the Superintendent Registerar's[sic] office, Truro, on Monday last, Thomas Stevens and Miss (sic) Nankivell both of St Agnes, married.

MIGRATION: Emigrated to Mineral Point, Iowa, Wisconsin, USA in 1841/2.


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On 28 Oct 2018 at 07:28 GMT Jean (Cox) Price wrote:

Letcher-109 and Letcher-99 appear to represent the same person because: Same dates, same two husbands, dame place of birth, same place of death

Elizabeth is 24 degrees from Claude Monet, 25 degrees from Gigi Tanksley and 22 degrees from Victoria of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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