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Nancy Penelope (Stout) Townsend (1826 - 1880)

Nancy Penelope Townsend formerly Stout
Born in Stouts Mills, Gilmer, West Virginia, United Statesmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married 6 Apr 1840 in Lewis Virginiamap
Died in Gilmer County, WVmap
Profile last modified | Created 8 Apr 2011
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Nancy Stout, daughter of Hezekiah Jr and Mary Ann "Nancy" Wolfe Stout, was born March 28 1826 in Stout's Mill, Gilmer County, WV. She married Daniel Townsend, son of Ezekiel and Elizabeth Stout Townsend, February 25 1840. She was a very active person as wife, mother, nurse, and midwife who still found time to make beautiful quilts.

They were the parents of:[1]

  1. Albert, Elliot Orlando d.1922 [2] m. (1) Zelpha Piercy, (2) Sarah Nutter, [3], (3) Maggie Layfield [4]
  2. Louisa D d. 1931 [5] m Francis M Stout, [6], m Jehu (Jabe) Greenlief 1874
  3. Alpheus W m Nancy McCullough, [7]
  4. James
  5. Mary
  6. Thaddeus m Mary L Dennison, d. 1936 [8]
  7. Florence. [9]


  1. United States Census, 1870 West Virginia Gilmer Glenville
  2. West Virginia Vital Records
  3. WVVR marriage record
  4. WVVR marriage record
  5. WVVR death record
  6. WVVR death record
  7. WVVR marriage record
  8. WVVR death record
  9. Richard Stout Descendants in West Virigina, Russell Ray Stout, 1966?, page 22
  • Gilmer County Cemetery Books (Friends copy)


  • Thank you to Donna Stephens for creating WikiTree profile Stout-1360 through the import of Hansen Family Tree.ged on Apr 29, 2013.
  • This person was created on 08 April 2011 through the import of HOWE(1).ged.

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