Nancy Phipps, Daughter of Jordan Phipps, 1821

Nancy Phipps married Lewis Perry in 1821 in Williamson County, Tennessee, according to a marriage bond abstract. This is the same county where Jordan Phipps from Sussex County, Virginia was living.

The 1826 will of Jordan Phipps in Williamson County refers specifically to his daughter “Nancy McCulloch Perry.” What isn’t clear is whether McCulloch was a middle name or a previous married name.

We could also note in passing that the same will names a son of Jordan Phipps as “Claibourn.” Could there be a relationship to the Claiborne family associated with William Claiborne who brought the surveyor John Phips to Jamestown a century earlier, in 1621?

In addition, we could also note that Jordan Phips or Phipps entered Wilkes County, North Carolina roughly around 1800, as did Mathew Phips. Could there be any relationship to the Mathew Phips who was mentioned in the last post?

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s