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Family Group Record: Wilson McAlister Biffle and Nancy Isabell Howell

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   Wilson McAlister Biffle 
   Born: June 3, 1828 (or April?) Place: Wayne County, Tennessee
   Married: ca. 1847 Place:
   Died: December 27, 1902 Place: Bollinger County, Missouri
   Parents: Valentine Biffle and Margaret Payton
  He served in the 2nd Missouri Infantry CSA.

   Nancy Isabell Howell  
   Born: June 1829 Place: Tennessee
   Died: February 6, 1901 Place:


1 William Johnson Biffle
Sex Born: September 23, 1848 Place: Haywood County, North Carolina
M Married: 1st: December 17, 1868, Amanda V. Lawson; 2nd: January 5, 1886, Rebecca Newell; 3rd: Ocober 12, 1890, Fonza Belle Laird Place:
   Died: ca. 1916 Place: Bollinger County, Missouri

2 Mary Amanda Biffle
Sex Born: ca. 1850 Place: Haywood County, Tennessee
F   Married: Place:
   Died: befire 1860 Place:

3 Margaret Ann Biffle
Sex Born: December 26, 1851 Place: Wayne County, Tennessee
F   Married: December 10, 1868; Benjamin Oscar Davis Place:
   Died: March 7, 1884 Place: Marquand, Bollinger County, Missouri

4 Emily Jane Biffle
Sex Born: November 6, 1853 Place:
F   Married: May 12, 1870; DeWitt Clinton Shrum Place:
   Died: December 27, 1935 Place:

5 Nancy Isabell Biffle
Sex Born: September 17, 1856 Place: Bollinger County, Missouri
F   Married: March 27, 1877; Zenith Priest Yount Place:
   Died: May 14, 1934 Place: Bollinger County, Missouri

  • 1850 U.S. Census, Dist. 11, Haywood County, Tennessee, Roll 882, p. 58; he is found on the same page as his sister Susan Crosno [sic].
  • 1860 U.S. Census, German Township, Bollinger County, Tennessee, M653-608, p. 549; on same page as brother Johnson L. Biffle.
  • 1870 U.S. Census, German Township, Bollinger County, Missouri, Roll 759, p. 376.
  • 1880 U.S. Census, Crooked Creek Township, Bollinger County, Missouri, T9-0674, p. 444C; just Wilson and Nancy
  • 1900 U.S. Census, Crook Creek Township, Bollinger County, Missouri, T623-839, p. 183; his granddaughter, Nancy Davis, is living in the household

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