Thomas Christopher Nail

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1) Thomas Christopher Nail:
   born 19 Dec 1869 Daviess Co, IN; photo of Thomas
   died 04 Apr 1954 Terre Haute, Vigo, IN; obituary;
   death certificate; cause of death: cerebral thrombosis;  XX
   buried Old Elnora Cemetery, Elnora, Daviess, IN; tombstone photo;
   signature:

    Social Security record; census records for Thomas;  
   Thomas married (1) Cora D Hill on 03 May 1892 Greene Co, IN 
               (born 06 Jan 1876 Harrodsburg, Monroe, IN;
               died 12 Sep 1936 Bedford, Lawrence, IN; obituary and funeral notice;
               death certificate; cause of death: chronic myocarditis;
               buried Old Elnora Cemetery, Elnora, Daviess, IN; tombstone photo
               daughter of Benjamin F Hill (c. 1841 IN-01 Jun 1880 possibly Lawrence Co, IN) and 
               Lucinda Sipes (08 Jan 1844 IN-26 Jan 1900 possibly Grant Co, IN)
               Ora married (2) James B Walls on 26 Jan 1915 in Daviess Co, IN - marriage application
               Ora married (3) Alvin Curtis Pollard in Sep 1921
               (Alvin: 1864-1939; buried Beech Grove Cemetery, Bedford, Lawrence, IN; tombstone photo);
               signature:

               )

              * Cora D Hill is a sister of Ora B Hill, found here under (2) Alfred Nail.

    marriage record for Thomas and Cora;
   children:
       1) John Arthur Nail - born 19 Apr 1893 Elnora, Daviess, IN;  
              died 13 Apr 1954 Terre Haute, Vigo, IN; obituary
              death certificate; cause of death: chronic _____, hypertensive cardio vascular disease;  XX
              buried Grandview Cemetery, Terre Haute, Vigo, IN; tombstone photo;
              U.S. Army - WWI;
              WWI and WWII draft registration cards; headstone application;  
              signature:

               census records for John;  

              John married (1) ____ (possibly Meholey Smith) on 23 Nov 1911 Greene Co, IN
                          
 (born (___); died (___))
              marriage record for John and Meholey;  
              divorced 1919; 
              children?
              John married (2) Edna Woods on 26 Jul 1920 Vigo Co, IN 
                         (born 29 May 1890;
                         died (___); 
                         daughter of Raquette Woods and Malinda Hinkle; signature:

                         
                         Edna married (1) to unknown - divorced 1913);
              marriage application for John and Edna
              divorced 1922; 
              children?
              John married (3) Alice Jones on 03 Jan 1923 Vigo Co, IN 
                         (born 30 Aug 1888 KY;
                         died (___);
                         daughter of John Paul Jones and Minerva Dodge; 
                         signature:  

                          Alice married (1) to ____ Judd (died before Jan 1923)
                         Alice married to Sam Wigley on 10 Mar 1924)
              marriage application for John and Alice
              divorced 1923; 
              children? 
              John married (4) Leoma Cleo Morris on 29 Dec 1923
                         (born 06 or 15 Aug 1890 Marion Co, IN; 
                         died 21 Jun 1964 Vincennes, Knox, IN; 
                         death certificate; cause of death: massive cerebral hemorrhage;  XX
                         buried Roselawn Memorial Park, Terre Haute, Vigo, IN; tombstone photo
                         daughter of John Morris and Margaret H Woods; 
                         Leoma married (1) to unknown - divorced 1909; 
                         Leoma married (2) to ____ Bowers - divorced 1922; signature:

                         )
               marriage application for John and Leoma
               children?

       2) Flossie N Nail - born 30 Aug 1898 Daviess Co, IN; birth record;  
                died 07 Dec 1977 Vincennes, Knox, IN; obituary; funeral card
                         death certificate; cause of death: cerebral vascular accident;  XX
                buried Grandview Cemetery, Terre Haute, Vigo, IN; tombstone photo
                census records for Flossie
                Flossie married (1) Callie Maddox on 23 Apr 1913 Vigo Co, IN
                          (born 28 Apr 1894 Tuscola, Douglas, IL;
                          died Mar 1965 possibly IL; 
                          WWII draft registration card: signature:

                           ;                       

                           son of Charles Maddox and Mary Smith)
                marriage application for Flossie and Callie;  
                divorced Apr 1918 Terre Haute, Vigo, IN;
                Flossie married (2) Charles Anderkirk on 07 Dec 1918 Cuyahoga Co, OH
                            (born c. 1902 Phelps, Ontario, NY; died (___);
                            son of Galen Anderkirk and May Colema
n)
                marriage record for Flossie and Charles;
                Flossie married (3) Carl (?) Scott (born c. 1903 IN; died (___));
                children?
                Flossie married (4) John Lewis Grigsby on 15 Sep 1934 Morgan Co, IN
                               (born 17 May 1886 Dresden, IN; 
                               died Sep 1974 Vincennes, Knox, IN; obituary;
                               buried Grandview Cemetery, Terre Haute, Vigo, IN; tombstone photo
                               WWI and WWII draft registration cards; signature: 

                                ;

                                son of Lewis F Grigsby and Luella Byers;
                               John married (1) Arta M Henderson on 16 Aug 1905 Marion Co,
IN);
                marriage record for Flossie and John
                children:
                     1) Alberta Grigsby - living?; *
                              
married ____ Catalina (living?); children?

               note: * We are not sure if we have Alberta placed with the correct husband of Flossie.

       3) William Jennings Bryan Nail  (a.k.a. Bill Lytell) -
                born 30 Jan 1900 or 31 Jan 1901 Elnora, Daviess, IN (discrepancy in records); birth record;  
                died 06 Nov 1947 Bell Gardens, Los Angeles, CA; obituary; death record;
                buried Odd Fellows Cemetery, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA; unmarked
                death record; cause of death: myocardial infarction due to coronary occlusion; 
                U.S. Army - WWII; enlistment recordWWI draft registration card; signature:

                 ;

                photo of Williamcensus records for William;     
               William married (1) Alma York on 30 Jan 1918 Vigo Co, IN 
                          (born 27 Nov 1898 Terre Haute, Vigo, IN; 
                          died (___);
                          daughter of Hezza Francis York (Nov 1872 IN-07 Aug 1917; buried Hull Cemetery, Prairieton, Vigo, IN; tombstone photo) and
                          Georgia Anna Sutherland (born Jun 1880 IN);
                          Alma married (1) to John C Sanderson on 21 Feb 1916 Vigo Co, IN; divorced 1916);
                marriage application for William and Alma
                divorced by 1930 (likely c. 1927);
                children:
                    1) Dorothy Mary Nail - born 24 Oct 1918 Vigo Co, IN; birth record;
                               died (___) - not mentioned in her father's obituary in 1947; census records for Dorothy;  
                              
married?; children? 

                William married (2) Virginia Olga Nader or Sullivan (discrepancy in records) in May 1942 Yuma, AZ
                         (born 06 Jun 1916, 1917 or 1922 CA (discrepancy in records); birth record  
                         died 28 Nov 1988 Westminster, Orange, CA; death record;  
                         cremated, ashes scattered at sea (Pacific Ocean)
;
                         Social Security record
                         daughter of (according to death record): (Samuel) Nader (1878-1966) and (Sarah) Currie (1882-1959) or
                         (according to Social Security record): Samuel Sullivan and Sarah Farr;
                         also, Virginia's birth record states mother's maiden name as Nader
);
               children:
                    2) Jimmie Nail or Lytell  - living?; married?; children?

       4) Carolina Nail - see separate personal page

       5) Christopher C Nail - born 29 Dec 1905 Elnora, Daviess, IN; birth record;  
                died 11 Jan 1984 Terre Haute, Vigo, IN; obituary;
                buried Highland Lawn Cemetery, Terre Haute, Vigo, IN; tombstone photo
                signature:

                ; census records for Christopher;  
                married Catherine Nettie Lucas on 03 Apr 1926 Vigo Co, IN 
                          (born 27 Dec 1906 Terre Haute, Vigo, IN; 
                          died 28 Dec 2003 Tullahoma, Coffee, TN; obituary
                          buried Highland Lawn Cemetery, Terre Haute, Vigo, IN; tombstone photo;
                          daughter of Edward S Lucas (16 Apr 1881-27 Oct 1937) and 
                          Maud M Sharp (1880-1968); Edward and Maud buried
                          Highland Lawn Cemetery, Terre Haute, Vigo, IN - tombstone photos

                          Catherine married (2) 12 Mar 1950 to Irving Krasner; signature:

                          )

                 marriage application for Christopher and Catherine
                City Directory listing for Christopher and Catherine
                divorced Jul 1949 Vigo Co, IN;
                children:
                    1) Jack Edward Nail - born 31 Oct 1928 Terre Haute, Vigo, IN;
                            died 03 Apr 2015 possibly Coffee Co, TN; obituary; cremated;
                            census records for Jack;
                            married Anna May ____ c. 1951 (living?)
                            children:
                                1) Ted Nail - living?; married?; children?
                                2) Jonathan Nail - living?; married?; children?
                                3) Lynda Nail - living?; married Rick Feldman (living?); children?
                                4) Jacqueline Nail - living?; married
____ Elliott (living?); children?
                                5) Jack Edward Jr Nail - born c. Feb 1956 Indianapolis, Marion, IN;  
                                         died 08 Feb 1956 Indianapolis, Marion, IN; obituary
                                         buried Highland Lawn Cemetery, Terre Haute, Vigo, IN; tombstone photo 

       6) unknown Nail - born and died 1893-1910

       7) unknown Nail - born and died 1893-1910     

  Thomas married (2) Elzina/Alzena May ____
           (born 12 Jul 1866; 
           died 06 Mar 1949 Terre Haute, Vigo, IN; obituary
           buried Grandview Cemetery, Terre Haute, Vigo, IN; tombstone photo);  

   Thomas married (3) Ruby Kinley on 05 Feb 1950 Vigo Co, IN  
               (born 10 Jun 1897 Rockcastle Co, KY; 
               died 08 Apr 1977 possibly Terre Haute, Vigo, IN; obituary;   
               buried Highland Lawn Cemetery, Terre Haute, Vigo, IN - unmarked;

               signature:

                daughter of William Jackson Kinley (02 Sep 1863 or 1868 KY-17 Feb 1945 Detroit, Wayne, MI; obituary;
               buried 
Old Tateville Cemetery, Tateville, Pulaski, KY; tombstone photo) and Rebecca Elizabeth Gentry; 
               Ruby married (1) Ivan Edgar Hart (died 14 Jun 1949; obituary; buried Highland Lawn Cemetery, Terre Haute, Vigo, IN -
               unmarked
Section 14, Lot 727, east 1/2); Ruby also married ____ Lasure);
   marriage application for Thomas and Ruby