|. Nancy Phillips Nester, c1839 - 1870s, d/o Ambrose C. Phillips
. author: Michael D. Nestor, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
421212a Nancy Phillips,8 421212 (Ambrose,7,Tobias,6,William,5,Tobias,4,George,3,Tobias,2)
. b ca 1839 Va; prob d 1870's.
. m 7 Apr 1856 Surry Co, NC to Jacob Nester (#G4), b ca 1837 Floyd Co, s/o Daniel Nester and Elizabeth Hughett (d/o
. William E. Hughett and Elizabeth Goad).
. Jacob left no record after their 1856 marriage, except his father's 1866 estate settlement contains documents that "Jacob"
. was still alive and living out of state. Nancy left no record after the 1870 census, and her two younger children Jane and
. William were living with her parents.
. 1860 Carroll Co census, p 924, #983/989, Nancy,21 Va, Preston,5 Va, living with (?Ambrose) Phillips.
. 1870 Carroll Co census, Pine Creek, p 469, #252/259, Nancy Nester,31 Va, keeping house, Preston,14 Va, Sarah,11 Va,
. Jas,4 Va, (inf dau),5/12 Va.
. 1880 census, Nancy not located, but two of her children living with her parents:
. 1880 Carroll Co census, Pine Creek, p 77D, #393/400, Jane,9 Va (grandchild), William,8 Va (grandchild), living with A.C.
. and Lucy Phillips.
. issue: (of Nancy and Jacob):
G41 1. Ballard Preston Nester (Preston), b 1858 Floyd Co, Va (b Mar 1857 acc to 1900 census), m(1) Liona Moore, m(2)
. Irena Reece (Irene). Moved to Mercer Co, WVa.
. issue (of Nancy, but not of Jacob):
. 2. Sarah Victoria Nester (Victoria), b 1862 Carroll Co, m 10 Apr 1880 Floyd Co to her mother's 2nd cousin Wesley
. Quesenberry, b Aug 1855 Floyd Co, s/o Lewis C. Quesenberry and Sarah Jane Cox (Sally) (d/o William Braxton
. Cox (Brack) (#33)). Wesley was Largen Wesley Quesenberry, s/o Lewis C. H. Quesenberry and Sarah ("Sally") Jane
. Cox, by some accounts.
. 1870 Floyd Co census, Indian Valley & Burks Fork Twp, p 24, #158/150, Braxton Cox,63 Va, farmer, Nancy,63 Va,
. Sally Quesenberry,35 Va, Wesley,15 Va, Emaline,13 Va, Lucy Jane,11 Va, Nancy Phillips,25 Va, Tazewell,9 Va,
. Jackson,7 Va.
. 1880 Floyd Co census, Indian Valley, p 297B, #81/82, Sarah Nester,18 Va, servant, Wesly Quesenberry,24 Va, labo-
. rer, living with Preston and Permelia Phillips. (this was Preston K. Phillips (#421215))
. 1900 census, family not located.
421212a1 3. James Garland Phillips (Garland), b ca 1865-68 Floyd Co, m(1) Pensanner Layman (Nannie), m(2) Lillie Marshie
. Phillips (Marshie).
. 1880 Floyd Co census, Indian Valley, p 300A, #127/129, James G. Phillips,12 (nepew), farmer, living with Owen and
. Luvena Quesenberry. (Luvena was James' aunt Louvena Phillips Quesenberry (Vena))
. He is apparently the Garland "Nester" listed as a s/o Nancy Phillips Nester, by the author in Ref's 1 and 2 below.
. The author in his 2nd book, below, listed James Garland Phillips as a s/o James Phillips (#421412) and Nancy Cox
. (Nannie), confusing this Nancy with the one who m Jacob Nester. The only James in the area in 1870 and 1880 was
. the s/o Nancy Phillips Nester (Nannie).
. 4. Millie Jane Phillips (Jane), b 21 Jun 1870 Carroll Co, d 20 Oct 1957, bur Old Turpin Cem, Indian Valley, m 24
. May 1888 Carroll Co to her 3rd cousin John Henry Phillips (#4212261), b 3 May 1867 Floyd Co, d 19 Feb 1958,
. bur Old Turpin Cem, s/o Bryant Pleasant/Presant Phillips and Alley Adeline Phillips.
421212a2 5. William Jackson Phillips (Will,Willie), b 5 Oct 1870 Carroll Co (b Feb 1871 acc to 1900 census), m Sarah Elsie
. Phillips (Elsie).
. Ref: 1. "Ambrose N. Cox, Sr., Descendants 1772-1972", 1973, Elza B. Cox, p 468-69. The author lists the children of
. Nancy (Nannie) Phillips and Jacob Nester as Willie Nester, m Elsie Phillips, Garland Nester, Jane Nester, m
. John H. Phillips, Preston Nester, m Sallie Nester.
. 2. "The Genealogy of William Tobias Phillips....", 1989, Elza B. Cox, p 37, 526. The author lists the children of
. Nancy (Nannie) Phillips and Jacob Nester as Ballard "Preston" Nester, Garland Nester, Sarah Victoria Nester,
. and Nancy's additional children as James Phillips, Millie "Jane" Phillips, and William (Willie) J. Phillips.