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Nancy Somers1

(Apr 17, 1829 - Nov 7, 1911)
Nancy Somers|b. Apr 17, 1829\nd. Nov 7, 1911|p6228.htm|Robert Somers|b. Sep 5, 1804\nd. Oct 29, 1851|p6226.htm|Caroline Clifford|b. Jan 23, 1800\nd. Nov 3, 1875|p6227.htm|Bartholomew Somers|b. c. 1771\nd. Mar 29, 1847|p6224.htm|Agnes Trumbull|b. c. 1779\nd. Oct 8, 1861|p6225.htm|||||||
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     Nancy Somers was born on Apr 17, 1829 in Barnet, Vermont.1,2,3,4,5 She was the daughter of Robert Somers and Caroline Clifford.1

     She appeared on the 1850 Federal Census of Barnet, Caledonia County, Vermont in the household of her parents.2

     Nancy married Peter Shearer, son of William Shearer and Janet Gilkerson, on Jan 1, 1851.1

     Nancy and Peter appeared on the 1880 Federal Census of Logan, Marshall County, Iowa, enumerated Jun 8, 1880, with their son William. Also in the house were Michael Keefe, laborer, and Belle Cuthbert, servant.5

     Nancy died on Nov 7, 1911 in Marshalltown, Iowa at the age of 82 years, 6 months and 21 days.1

Children of Nancy Somers and Peter Shearer

Footnotes

  1. Wells, Frederic Palmer. History of Barnet, Vermont. 1923. Reprint, Salem, Massachusetts: Higginson Book Company, 2003.
  2. Vermont. Caledonia County. 1850 U.S. Census, population schedule. Micropublication M432, roll 922. Washington: National Archives.
  3. Online VTGenWeb, Caledonia County, Barnet. Birth Records - 1738 to 2001.
  4. Online VTGenWeb, Caledonia County, Barnet. Birth Records - 1738 to 2001.
  5. Iowa. Marshall County. 1880 U.S. Census, population schedule. Micropublication T9, roll 355. Washington: National Archives.
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