Nancy Jane KIRK

Female 1857 - 1940  (82 years)


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  • Name Nancy Jane KIRK 
    Born 09 Mar 1857  Clarke Co. AL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    _UID FECA4CEFA05E4E75B9A47B41C47800C8E15F 
    Died 1 Feb 1940  Camden, Wilcox County, AL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • died at son, Warren's home

      Alabama Deaths, 1908-1974
      Name: Nancy Jane Duke
      Death Date: 01 Feb 1940
      Death Place: Camden, Wilcox, Alabama
      Gender: Female
      Age at Death: 83
      Estimated Birth Date: 1857
      Spouse's Name: Chas. Wm Duke
      Father's Name: James Bradley Kirk
      Mother's Name: Louisa Yow
      Film Number: 1908586
      Reference Number: cn 5671
    Buried Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Clarke Co. AL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • CENSUS RECORDS

      1860 United States Federal Census
      Name: Nancy J Kirk
      Age in 1860: 4
      Birth Year: abt 1856
      Birthplace: Alabama
      Home in 1860: Western Division, Wilcox, Alabama
      Gender: Female
      Post Office: Prairie Bluff
      Household Members:
      James J Kirk 36
      Louisa Kirk 34
      Nancy J Kirk 4
      James B Kirk 1
      Robert Okirk 18
      Henry Lukem 18
      Gilman Clark 8

      1870 United States Federal Census
      Name: Nancy J Kirk
      Age in 1870: 13
      Birth Year: abt 1857
      Birthplace: Alabama
      Home in 1870: Lower Peach Tree, Wilcox, Alabama
      Race: White
      Gender: Female
      Post Office: Lower Peach Tree
      Name: William Clark
      Age in 1870: 2
      Birth Year: abt 1868
      Birthplace: Alabama
      Home in 1870: Lower Peach Tree, Wilcox, Alabama
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Post Office: Lower Peach Tree
      Household Members:
      James D Clark 50 [step-father]
      Louisa Clark 44
      Nancy J Kirk 13
      James B Kirk 11
      Lavinia Kirk 9
      Anna J Kirk 6
      William Clark 2 [half-brother]

      1880 United States Federal Census
      Name: Nannie Duke
      Age: 23
      Birth Year: abt 1857
      Birthplace: Alabama
      Home in 1880: Lower Peach Tree, Wilcox, Alabama
      Race: White
      Gender: Female
      Relation to Head of House: Wife
      Marital Status: Married
      Spouse's Name: William Duke
      Father's Birthplace: Alabama
      Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina

      Note: Lived next to her mother, Louisa and step-father, J. D. Clark plus her siblings James B. Kirk, Lavinia Kirk, and Anna Kirk.

      1900 United States Federal Census
      Name: Nancy J Duke
      Age: 43
      Birth Date: Mar 1857
      Birthplace: Alabama
      Home in 1900: Pleasant Hill, Clarke Co. Alabama
      Race: White
      Gender: Female
      Relation to Head of House: Wife
      Marital Status: Married
      Spouse's Name: Charles W Duke
      Marriage Year: 1877
      Years Married: 23
      Father's Birthplace: Alabama
      Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina
      Mother: number of living children: 4
      Mother: How many children: 4

      1910 United States Federal Census
      Name: Nancy J Duke
      Age in 1910: 52
      Birth Year: 1858
      Birthplace: Alabama
      Home in 1910: Grove Hill, Clarke, Alabama
      Race: White
      Gender: Female
      Relation to Head of House: Wife
      Marital Status: Married
      Spouse's Name: C William Duke
      Father's Birthplace: Alabama
      Mother's Birthplace: Alabama

      1920 United States Federal Census
      Name: Nancy J Duke
      Age: 62
      Birth Year: abt 1858
      Birthplace: Alabama
      Home in 1920: Grove Hill, Clarke, Alabama
      Race: White
      Gender: Female
      Relation to Head of House: Wife
      Marital Status: Married
      Spouse's Name: William Duke
      Father's Birthplace: Alabama
      Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina
      Able to read: Yes
      Able to Write: Yes

      1930 United States Federal Census
      Name: Nancy Jane Duke
      Gender: Female
      Birth Year: abt 1857
      Birthplace: Alabama
      Race: White
      Home in 1930: Grove Hill, Clarke, Alabama
      Marital Status: Widowed
      Relation to Head of House: Head
      Father's Birthplace: Alabama
      Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina
      She is living in her own household with Beulah Murphy, a servant.

      She died at her son Warren's home in Camden, Wilcox Co. AL.

      Cemetery transcription of Pleasant Hill Cemetery Clarke Co. AL by Linda Rabon (lcraybon@pinebelt.net) has the following information

      DOB 9 Mar 1857
      DOD 1 Feb 1910

      This is a partial listing of the graves, the cemetery has suffered at the hands of loggers in the county and the original cemetery has been destroyed. No sign of it remains today. This cemetery is beside an old wooden church south of Thomasville, Al. in Clarke County
    Person ID I6084  Master File
    Last Modified 24 Nov 2014 

    Father James J. KIRK,   b. ca 1824, Clarke Co. AL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Dec 1863, Rock Island, IL Prisoner of War Camp Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 39 years) 
    Mother Louisa YOW,   b. 15 Mar 1825, Randolph Co. NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Aug 1893, Clarke Co. AL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Family ID F4551  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Charles William DUKE,   b. 16 May 1854, Clarke Co. AL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Apr 1928, Grove Hill, Clarke Co. AL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 21 Dec 1876  Clarke Co. AL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Dodd, Jordan R. Early American Marriages: Alabama, 1800 to 1920. Orem, UT: p. 17 Ancestry, Inc., 1999

      James H. Duke and Nancy J. Kidd [transcription error Kirk]
      Date: 21 Dec 1876
      County: Clarke
      Performed by: Justice of the Peace
    Children 
     1. Alma Eleanor DUKE,   b. 7 Oct 1877, Lower Peach Tree, Wilcox Co. AL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Oct 1959, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     2. Warren Cornelius DUKE,   b. 8 Aug 1879, Lower Peach Tree, Wilcox Co. AL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Nov 1957, Selma, AL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     3. Clara L. DUKE,   b. May 1881, Lower Peach Tree, Wilcox Co. AL Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. James Wilburn DUKE,   b. Aug 1883, Lower Peach Tree, Wilcox Co. AL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1940, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 56 years)
    Last Modified 30 Jun 2012 
    Family ID F4544  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart