Mayberry Stewart AR> MO / Nancy Jane Thompson TN>AR
I believe Mayberry Stewart’s mother is Nancy Jane Thompson b. 1809 TN who died in Scott Co., AR, after June 1, 1850. She was the daughter of Jesse G Thompson (1775 NC-1852 AR) and Anna McDonald (1780 SC – 1857 TX).
Nancy is living with husband James Stewart (1805 SC - unk) and her children including son Mayberry in La Fave, Scott, AR, in the 1850 census. Jesse G. Thompson’s will, written in Nov., 1852, names his heirs including “my deceased daughter, Nancy Stewart.” Jesse’s will was probated in Sebastian Co. AR in 1854. In the 1850 Census of Lafayette, Scott, AR, Jessie G. Thompson, 84, b. NC, is Family 72. Family 73 is his son, Allen Thompson, b. SC abt 1805, and Jesse’s wife, Anna Thompson, 80, b. SC. Allen was murdered in June, 1849 (U.S. Federal Census Mortality Schedules, 1850-1885). Anna is not mentioned in Jesse G. Thompson’s will.
Mayberry died 6 Aug 1905 in Ash Grove, Greene, MO, and is buried in Kelley Cemetery there. FAG Memorial # 142347313 for M. R. Stewart.