Wednesday, April 28, 2010

Nancy Katherine Stewart

Nancy Katherine Stewart Bailey
Picture Provided by Danny R. Hicks, Nancy's Great Grandson

Nancy Katherine Stewart was born on 29 Mar 1854 in Tennessee. She was the daughter of Samuel Smith Stewart and Louisa Ellis Spiceland. Nancy married James Knox Polk Bailey son of John Tom Bailey and ? Donovan was born in 1845 in Nashville, Tennessee. James died on 11 Sept 1928 in Stewart county, TN. Nancy and James were married about 1843 in Stewart county, TN. Nancy died on 29 May 1940 and is buried at Neville's Creek cemetery in Stewart county. She is buried there with her husband, both sons and her daughter Louisa and some of Louisa's family.

Nancy and James had the following children.

1. John Thomas Bailey. b: 1874 in Stewart county, TN m: Minnie Crutcher (1878 - 1948) d: 1966. Buried at Neville's Creek cemetery in Stewart county, TN

2. Louisa Bailey. b: 29 Jan 1878 in Stewart county, TN. m: Daniel Cary Hicks on 9 Mar 1896. d: 25 Aug 1970. Buried at Neville's Creek cemetery in Stewart county, TN

3. Samuel Bailey. b: 15 Oct 1884 Stewart county, TN. m: Bertha Spiceland in 1911. d: 3 Jan 1949. Buried at Neville's Creek cemetery in Stewart county, TN

Nancy Katherine Stewart Bailey's Burial Plot at Neville's Creek

Nancy Katherine Stewart Bailey's Headstone


  1. Myrle, are you related to Nancy?

  2. SouthernGal, "Louisa Ellis Spiceland" is Louisa Eliza Wynn. She married Samuel Stewart before Joshua Spiceland. Her daughter Prudy Elizabeth (or Elizabeth Prudy) married a son of Joshua Spiceland before he and Louisa were married.

    Erin Spiceland

  3. Hello - I am related to the Stewart's of TN - how do we get in contact?

  4. Hello - I'm also related to this family - Missouri Stewart is the sister of Nancy Katherine Stewart Bailey and is the mother of my great grandpa, William ("Willie") Stack. I would love to be in touch with anyone else who might be researching the Stewart family!