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    Nancy Matthews Elliott

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    • Mother of Thomas Edison — 2nd Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • Birth Date:
    • 4 Jan 1810 
    • Birth Location:
    • Chenango County, New York 
    • Christening Date:
    • Christening Location:
    • Death Date:
    • 9 Apr 1871 
    • Death Location:
    • Gratiot County, Michigan 
    • Burial Date:
    • Burial Location:
    • Lakeside Cemetery, Port Huron, St. Clair, Michigan 
    • Marriage Date:
    • 12 Sep 1828 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Vienna, Bayham, Twsp., Elgin, Ontario 
    • Notes: 
    • Prior to 1995, most biographers and other researchers mistakenly claimed that the Rev. John Elliott, an American Baptist minister in Vienna, Ontario, was the father of Nancy Matthews Elliott. In fact, the Rev. John Elliott was Nancy's older brother. Their father was Ebenezer Matthews Elliott. Although Ebenezer's birth name was Matthews, he is said to have assumed the name Elliott after an aunt.

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