From the Nance Register "A book of Genealogy" by Martin L. 'Pete' Nance Copyright 1966
From a letter written by Walter B. Paschall 1951-James T. Nance-submitted by J.C. Paschall.
I James T. Nantes of Virginia, father of
II John Nantes Married Frances Crawford
III Peter Randolph Nantes of Obion Co., Tenn. (b.24 Jan. 1819-d.21July 1854)md. 1st 5 Mar. 1844 Melinda Jane Farris (b.10 May 1829-d. 17 Sept. 1845) had one daughter:
1. Malinda Jane (b.11 Sept. 1845-d.20 Dec. 1912)
2nd md. Martha Wilson, daughter of Sweepton and Dolly Wilson.
2. Theo. Thelous. (b.12 Sept. 1847-d.3 Nov. 1933), md.3 Nov. 1872 Mary Elenor Poyner
3. Sarah A. (b. 22 Dec. 1849-d. 27 Mar. 1931) md.28 Oct. 1869, Sameul Enoch (b.29 May 1848-d. 12 Aug. 1924)
4. Leni Leota (b.18 Nov. 1853-d. 12 Aug. 1935) md. Lenie B. Bird (b. 18 Jan. 1846)
IV Malinda Jane Nantes (b. 11 Sept. 1845-d. 20 Dec. 1912) md. 9 Nov. 1859 John Dill Paschall (b. 12 Dec. 1833, Henry Co., Tenn. -d.28 Aug. 1898)
V Walter B. Paschall (b. 13 Apr. 1870-Living in Florida 20 Feb. 1951)