|Campbellsport News, October 7, 1915
MRS. NANCY YANCY
Mrs. Nancy H. Yancy, age 87, a pioneer
resident of Fond du Lac county, died at 2:50 o'clock Tuesday afternoon at the residence of
her grand-daughter, Mrs. H. L. Sweet, 136 West Arndt street, after an illness of six weeks
Mrs. Yancy was born January 28, 1828, at Lowville, N. Y. and came here in
1843. She was married to Christian Yancy shortly after coming west.
They resided on a farm now owned by Yankow Bros. until 1890 when they moved
to Fond du Lac.
The deceased is survived by four daughters, Mrs. Platt Durand of
Campbellsport, Mrs. Isaac Dyer of Fond du Lac, Mrs. J. A. Crowley of Seattle, Wash., and
Mrs. Emma Shattuck of Oshkosh; and two sons, George W. of Seattle Wash., and Haskell of
The funeral was held at 12:30 o'clock today from the residence at Fond du
Lac. The remains were brought here over the Northwestern line and interred in the Union
(Scan courtesy Alan Krueger)