Searching for parents of Jane Manley of Hertford County NC. Any evidence, clues or even conjecture will be appreciated.
Birth: circa 1805, Hertford Co, NC
Spouses: Henry Nickens, Anthony Boone
Death: ante 29 Nov 1882, Hertford Co, NC
-- 1850 census for Hertford County shows Jane BOONE, age 45, in household of Antony Boone [sic].
-- 1860 census shows Jane Boone and county of birth Hertford.
-- 1868 Hertford County marriage record of John Nickens gives parents as Henry Nickens and JENNIE NICKENS.
-- 1880 census for Winton, Hertford County, shows Jennie Boone, widow, age 80, both parents born in North Carolina.
-- Will of Jane Boon was proved 29 Nov 1882 in Hertford County. Divides 105 acres among sons John Nickens, Patrick Boon, Marmaduke Boon, with bequests to daughters Betsey Lang and Eliza Jane Wiggins.
-- Son Marmaduke Boone's 1914 death certificate gives parents as Anthony Boone, born Gates County, and JANE MANDLY, born Hertford County.
Volunteer Genealogist (not a descendant)