Name: Nancy BRANDON
Given Name: Nancy
Birth: 25 Apr 1794 in , Burke County, North Carolina
Death: 26 Sep 1880 in Meridianville, Madison Co., Alabama
!CENSUS: 1840 - Wilson County, TN. Enumerated with Isaac Winston, 1 female 40-50. Nancy would be 46.
Change Date: 16 Jul 2006 at 01:00:00
1850 17th District, Wilson County, TN. Page 206 #1168 lists Nancy Winston (55) female, Birthplace NC.; Elizabeth (23), female, birthplace TN; Thomas (22), male, birthplace TN; Mary (17), female, birthplace TN.
1860 - ??????
1870 - Township 2, Range 1E, Huntsville, Madison, AL. Nancy Winston (75), keeping house. Also listed Elizabeth Hunt (49?), Joseph Hunt (15). Living 4 houses away from her son Isaac.
1880 - Township 2, Range 1E, Madison County, AL. Enumerated with son Isaac, Nancy age 88, b NC.
!BIRTH: Brandon Bible Reprinted in "Ansearchin News"; Published by the Tennessee Genealogical Society; Volume 20; No 3. July/Sept 1973.
!DEATH - RELATIONSHIPS: Marriage, Death & Legal Notices from Early Alabama Newspapers 1819-1893. Page 450. Compiled by Pauline Jones Gandrund.
Obituary from the Huntsville Weekly Independence dated Sept 30, 1880 reads: Mrs. Nancy Winston, sister of the late Thomas and William Brandon (wife of Isaac) who were well known in the early history of the communtiy, died at the residence of her son, Mr. Isaac Winston near Meridianville in this county Sunday the 26th of Sept 1880. Born in Burke County, NC in 1790, she was the mother of 11 children, 5 of whom have gone before her. When in her 16th year, she became a member of the Methodist Church and for 74 years remained a devout member...was 90 yrs of age at her death.
!RELATIONSHIPS: Wilson County, TN Deed Book Y, Pg 390-91. Dated 28 Nov 1849. lists Nancy Winston, W.C. Winston, I. N. Winston, Lucy Jane Winston, W. S. Byars & Rachel Byars, Thomas B. Winston, Joseph W. Winston, and Meary E. Winston.
NOTE: The 1860 Census for Rutherford County, TN lists the following families close to each other. Were they Nancy's children?
125/125 M. S. Byers (47) carpenter, born TN. F.R. Byers (f) 42, SH (m) 18, bricklayer,MM (m) 13, Isabell (9), CE (m) 3,.
120/120 WM Winston (45) carpenter; R.J. (f) 40; E. M. Winston (22) brickmason; W.D. (m) 17 mason, R.F. (f) 13; F.A. (m) 10.
Father: Josiah BRANDON b: 26 Jun 1761 in , Burke County, North Carolina
Mother: Rachel BROWN b: 19 Jul 1767 in , Rowan County, North Carolina
Isaac WINSTON b: 18 Nov 1773 in ,Buckingham County, Virginia
- William C. WINSTON b: ABT 1815
- Fredonia Rachel WINSTON b: ABT 1819 in , , Tennessee
- Lucy Jane WINSTON b: 23 Feb 1829 in , , Tennessee
- Isaac N. WINSTON b: ABT 1822 in , Tennessee
- Elizabeth WINSTON b: ABT 1827 in , , Tennessee
- Thomas Brandon WINSTON b: 1828 in , Tennessee
- Joseph William WINSTON b: ABT 1831
- Mary Elizabeth WINSTON b: 10 May 1833 in , ilson County, Tennessee