Descendants of Nancy Owings
Generation No. 1
1.Nancy2 Owings(Joshua1) was born March 27, 1800 in Halifax Co. VA., and died Bet. 1846 - 1847 in Coles County, IL..She married (1) Charles Guthrie Chowning March 12, 1822 in Fayette Co. KY., son of Robert Chowning and Mildred Walker.He was born 1798 in Scott Co. KY., and died Bet. 1843 - 1844 in Coles Co, IL..She married (2) Jesse Ellis, Sr. 1844 in IL..He was born 1784 in Jefferson Co. TN., and died 1853 in Moultrie Co. IL..
Children of Nancy Owings and Charles Chowning are:
2 i. Mandy3 Chowning, born Aft. 1822.She married Temple; born Abt. 1820.
3 ii. William Isaac Chowning, born April 08, 1825 in Scott County, KY.; died May 05, 1902 in Cobalt, MO. (now Mt. View) ( Bur. Chapel Hill Cem.)..He married Julia Ann (Twin) Barham May 25, 1844 in Coles County, IL.; born August 26, 1822 in Scotts Co. Kentucky; died December 24, 1902 in Cobalt, MO. (now Mt. View, MO) (Bur. Chapel Hill Cem..).
Notes for William Isaac Chowning:
Daniel Barham performed the wedding for Issac and Julia.
4 iii. Samuel Chowning, born June 11, 1826 in Logan Co. KY.; died September 14, 1897 in Coles Co. IL. (Bur. Old GordonCem..).He married Polly Ann Gordon February 28, 1848 in Coles Co. IL.; born July 25, 1824 in Logan Co. KY.; died June 18, 1907 in Coles Co. IL. (Bur.Old Gordon Cem..).
5 iv. Joe Chowning, born 1827.
Notes for Joe Chowning:
6 v. Ruth M. Chowning, born February 08, 1829 in Fayette Co.KY.; died May 25, 1877 in Homestead in Mattoon, IL..She married Calvin Phillips July 06, 1846 in Moultrie Co. IL.; born October 20, 1825 in TN.; died August 26, 1881 in Homestead in Mattoon, IL..
7 vi. Elizabeth Ann Chowning, born January 10, 1832 in Ky.; died December 26, 1909 in Adair Co. MO..She married William Adams Martin February 21, 1849 in IL.; born January 17, 1828 in Clinton Co. Ohio; died December 30, 1913 in Chillocothe, Livingston Co. MO..
8 vii. Amanda E. Chowning, born June 22, 1839 in Cumberland Co. IL..She married (1) William Isaac Strain January 13, 1857 in Jackson Co. IA.; born 1833 in Baltimore, MD.; died January 20, 1864 in Little Rock, AR..She married (2) Thomas W. Temple April 13, 1871 in Coles Co. IL.; born June 22, 1835 in Richland Co. Ohio; died February 03, 1902 in Ficklin, Douglas Co. IL..
9 viii. Charles Walker Chowning, born March 12, 1844 in Mattoon, Coles Co. IL.; died September 13, 1918 in Galt, MO. (Bur. Galt East Cem..).He married (1) Lydia Catherine Rooks December 03, 1872 in Grundy Co. MO.; born August 17, 1846 in Lindley, Sullivan Co. MO.; died July 29, 1892 in Galt, MO. (Bur. Galt East Cem..).He married (2) Sarah Amanda Foster 1890; born November 17, 1859 in MO.; died November 16, 1940 in Galt, MO. (Bur. Galt East Cem..).
Notes for Lydia Catherine Rooks:
The marriage of Charles and Lydia was performed by Joseph Uriah
Rooks, father of the bride.
Does anyone know where Nancy is buried? She died in Coles Co. IL.
Nancy and Charles G. Chowning had eleven children. I only show
Eight, does anyone know the names of the other children?
What happened to the children when both parents died young?
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