Smith County Courthouse (In Tyler, I believe.) County Clerk's Office File P
Anderson Pigg, Dec'd.... Nancy Pigg, widow, and James C. Hill pet as adms 6/12/1849. Pigg d. 1/18/1849. Appr.: Samuel Friend, Thomas Meador. Inv.: 4 slaves, 2 horses, etx. Total $1878.30. Heirs: widow Nancy Pigg, children Elizabeth wife of Thomas H. Prater, Jane Pigg minor Cherokee Co. (Samuel C. Box guar.), Sarah Pigg, Susan Pigg, Louisa A. Pigg died after father's death, A.W.C. Pigg died after father's darth, Mary L. Pigg (Nancy Pigg guar.)
Elizabeth Pigg, Minor...Drury Smith pet as guar. 9/24/1849, heir of Anderson Pigg, age 15. Rcpt. 9/30/1850. Thomas H. Prater (husband of Elizabeth Pigg).
Jane Pigg, Minor....S.c. Box bonded as guar. 10/29/1850. Thomas H. Prater bonder as guar. 11/25/1850. She is the heir of Anderson Pigg.
Susan A. Pigg, et al., MINORS.... Thomas H. Prater of Van Zandt Co., pet. As guar. 8/12/1850 of Susan A. Pigg and Sarah E. Pigg, heirs of Andeson Pigg, both under 14. After Prater's death, John F. Boswell bonded as guar. 8/31/1858. Rcpt. 1/3/1859 Sarah E. & William H. Knight.
On 6 Sep 1850, Nancy married Louis Reuter, a German school teacher living in Smith Co, TX.Louis died in 1858
Name: Saml C Box Age: 38 Birth Year: abt 1812 Birthplace: Tennessee Home in 1850: Cherokee, Texas Gender: Male Family Number: 873 Household Members: Name Age Saml C Box 38 Nancy G Box 33 Joseph M R Box 14 Martha J Pigg 13
1870 Name: Nancy Reuter Age in 1870: 47 Birth Year: abt 1823 Birthplace: Tennessee Home in 1870: Van Zandt, Texas Race: White Gender: Female Post Office: Canton Value of real estate: View image Household Members: Name Age Nancy Reuter 47 Laura M Reuter 18
1860 Name: Nancy Ruter [Nancy Reuter] Age in 1860: 37 Birth Year: abt 1823 Birthplace: Tennessee Home in 1860: Edom, Van Zandt, Texas Gender: Female Post Office: Edom Value of real estate: Household Members: Name Age Nancy Ruter 37 Mary L Rigg (Pigg) abt 1846 TN 14 Linnie M Ruter 8
Name: Thomas H Prather Age: 24 Birth Year: abt 1826 Birthplace: South Carolina Home in 1850: My Subdivision, Smith, Texas Gender: Male Family Number: 131 Household Members: Name Age Thomas H Prather 24 Elizabeth Prather 1834 Tennessee 16 maiden Pigg Susan Pigg 11 Sarah Pigg 9