Rual Nash was born 21 July 1833 in NY, probably in Livingston Co. Later lived in Steuben Co., IN (1850), Branch Co. MI (1860), then Allegan Co., MI; Holt, MO; then back to Allegan Co., MI, where he died 7 December 1915 (buried Holt, MO). Occupation blacksmith and farmer. First wife Mercy Adams (children: Rual C., Eva Lavinia, Eska, Isaac T.). Second wife Amelia E. Mankin. Rual served in Co. D. 13 Reg., Ind. Vols. in Civil War. His parents were Rual and Elizabeth (Easterweather).
I think Rual may have been the brother of my ancestor Samuel L. Nash. Am looking for any corraborating info. Thanks.