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44. Nancy GABBARD was born in 1823.49,50 She died after 1890 at the age of 67 in Kentucky.38

Nancy married John Lakes and her younger sister, Susan, married Thomas Lakes. Edward Gabbard, father of the bride gave permission for both, although Nancy was of age. The bonds are dated 28 Feb 1848; the Minister's return, 5 Mar 1848.

Age is 39 in 1860 Census, moving the year of her birth back to 1821.

Nancy GABBARD and John "Jack" LAKES were married on 5 March 1848 in Indian Creek, Owsley County, Kentucky.9,38 John "Jack" LAKES49,50, son of John LAKES and Mary ABRAMS, was born in 1823 in Kentucky.49 He died on 25 October 1875 at the age of 52 in Jackson County, Kentucky.


1850 Census: Living between John and Thomas Lakes (married to Nancy & Susan Gabbard respectively] is John Lakes, age 60 - probably their father. Living with him is Susan, age 30, Isalinda age 9, Miranda age 7, Mary age 6, Joel age 3, and Betsey 10/12. Perhaps he has a young second family or a daughter back home living with him.

1860 Census in Jackson Co KY., Hh 341
John Lake, no age given, farmer, b. KY
Nancy, age 39
John W. 11, Margaret 9. Thomas 6. Susan 5. Maria 3. Amanda 2. America, age 6 months.

Nancy GABBARD and John "Jack" LAKES had the following children:

94

i.

John Wesley LAKES was born on 21 December 1848 in Kentucky.38,49,50 He died on 24 December 1938 at the age of 90 in Madison County, Kentucky.38 Married Elizabeth Clendennen Drew abt 1870.

95

ii.

Margaret LAKES38 was born in 1850 in Kentucky.49,50 Age was 5/12 at the Census. Married name was Beasley

96

iii.

Thomas B. LAKES38 was born on 8 May 1852 in Kentucky.38,50 He died on 5 August 1931 at the age of 79 in Richmond, Madison County, Kentucky.38 Married Nancy Sheperd, 12 Jan 1879, Jackson Co KY.

97

iv.

Martha Susan LAKES38 was born on 18 May 1854 in Kentucky.38,50 Married (1) William H. Priest; (2) Liberty Bell Martin on 10 Jan 1879, Jackson Co KY

98

v.

Maria LAKES was born on 26 November 1857 in Kentucky.38,50 She died on 31 August 1931 at the age of 73.38

99

vi.

Amanda LAKES was born in 1858 in Kentucky.50

100

vii.

America LAKES was born in 1859 in Kentucky.50 Age given as 6/12 in 1860 Census.