Nancy L. McCoy was born in August of 1865 in Barren County, Kentucky, United States, the daughter of Asa Harmon McCoy and Martha Patty Cline. She was the sister of Mary M McCoy, Jacob McCoy, Larkin 'Lark' H McCoy, Lewis Jefferson "Jeff" McCoy and Asa Harmon Or Bud McCoy. Nancy was the first cousin of Rosannah McCoy.
Nancy married Johnson 'Johnse" Hatfield before 1889 in Pike County, Kentucky, United States. Nancy's cousin Rosannah had given birth to Johnse's baby. Johnse had refused to marry her. The baby died and Rosannah was separated from her own family as well as his. Just a few months after Johnse broke up with Rosannah, he further inflamed the situation by marrying her cousin, Nancy.
Nancy and Johnse had the following children:
Mary W. Hatfield, (?)
William A. Hatfield,
Nancy fell in love with Frank Phillips before each of them was divorced from their current spouses. They lived together for two years before they were married. Nancy married Franklin Phillips on September 5, 1895 in Pike County, Kentucky. Nancy and Frank had the following children:
Jesse J. Philips,
Nancy died in 1901 in Pike County, Kentucky, United States
"United States Census, 1870," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MX4M-LWN : 17 October 2014), Nancy L Mccoy in household of Martha L Mccoy, Kentucky, United States; citing p. 5, family 35, NARA microfilm publication M593 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 545,994.
"United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MCZP-33S : 11 August 2016), Nancy L Mc Coy in household of Martha F Mc Coy, Peters Creek, Pike, Kentucky, United States; citing enumeration district ED 101, sheet 666C, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 0439; FHL microfilm 1,254,439.
"Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F4QP-LMF : accessed 4 October 2016), Jonson Hatfield and Nancy L. Mccoy, 14 May 1881; citing , Pike, Kentucky, United States, Madison County Courthouse, Richmond; FHL microfilm 1,943,485.
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Nancy by comparing test results with other
carriers of her mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known mtDNA test-takers in her direct maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Nancy: