.                Nancy Nester, c1790 - c1860, d/o Jacob Nester
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.                                                                  author:  Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

11a   Nancy Nester,4                                                                                              11   (Jacob Nester,3,Frederick,2,Frederick,1)
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.             b ca 1790 Va; d ca 1860 Pike Co, Ky.
.             m ca 1810 to John Ratliff, b ca 1792 Va, d before 20 Jul 1857 Pike Co, s/o Nathan Ratliff and Polly Farmer.  Jacob Nester's will
.                 listed dau Nancy Ratliff, and John Ratliff's wife was reputed to be Nancy "Maston".

.             John and Nancy were in Floyd Co, Ky in 1820, and in the Pike Co, Ky 1830, 1840, and 1850 census'.

.             issue:

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1.   Susan Ratliff, b ca 1810-12 Va or Ky, d 1860 Pike Co, m 22 Sep 1836 Pike Co to John Robertson, s/o Joseph Robertson.

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2.   Squire Ratliff (Esquire), b ca 1814 Va or Ky, d 14 Apr 1863 Pike Co, m 23 Jun 1836 Pike Co to Rosannah Maynard, b 12
.                   Mar 1818 Greenbrier, Wayne Co, WVa, d 7 Mar 1906 Carter Co, Ky, bur Damron Cem, Carter Co, s/o David Maynard and
.                   Virginia Atwood.

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3.   Andrew Ratliff, b ca 1816 Montgomery Co, Va, d after 1857, m 29 Mar 1839 Lawrence Co, Ohio to Jane Allen.

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4.   Mary Ratliff (Polly), b ca 1817 Ky, d 8 May 1893 Pike Co, m 22 Oct 1840 Pike Co to Elijah Smallwood, b 11 Apr 1819
.                   Claiborne Co, Tenn, d 11 Jun 1898 Dorton, Pike Co, Ky, s/o Elijah Smallwood and Edith Edmonds.

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5.   Martha Rafliff, b 12 Mar 1818 Va or Ky, d 7 Mar 1906 Carter Co, Ky, m 19 Oct 1837 Pike Co to George Washington Rob-
.                   ertson, b 16 Mar 1812 Wayne Co, Va (now WVa), d 11 Mar 1869, s/o Joseph Robertson.

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6.   Catherine Ratliff, b ca 1820 Ky, d after 1857, m 20 Jan 1839 Pike Co to Osten Layne, s/o Solomon Lane.

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7.   Sarah Ratliff, b ca 1823 Ky, d after 1860, m 6 Jan 1843 Pike Co to William Layne, b ca 1818 Va.

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8.   Nathan Ratliff, b ca 1827-28 (or ca 1815) Ky, m 17 Dec 1849 Pike Co to Adeline Lynn, b ca 1834-35 Tenn or Va.

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9.   Depolina Ratliff (?Sebatina), b ca 1828-29 Ky, m 2 Oct 1850 Pike Co to Randolph Leady, b ca 1829 Wythe Co, Va.

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10.   Jacob Ratliff, b ca 1830-32 Ky, m(1) 2 Dec 1852 Pike Co to Keziah Sparks, m(2) Caroline ____, b ca 1830 Ky.

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11.   William Jefferson Ratliff (Jefferson), b ca 1834-37 Ky, m 19 May 1858 Pike Co to Tempa Smith, b ca 1838 Ky, d/o Jere-
.                   miah Smith.







.         Ref:  1.   Sandi Ratliff's notes, email: sandi55@yahoo.com  
.                     2.   Kenneth L. Dyer's notes, email:
kldyer@prodigy.net    
.                     3.   Matthew W. Broyles, "
The Ratliff Family Tree", www.netlizard.com/matt2/ratliff.html  
.                     4.   Rod Raisanen's notes,  
www.geocities.com/family_smallwood/wcol_384.htm   
.                     5. "
Potter Family", Annete Potter Familly Genealogy:  yeahpot.com/ratliff/john1790.html  
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