Sarah Lee (Shaw) Bottomley
Born 1815 in England
Married Samuel Edward Bottomley on May 14, 1836 in Campbell Co. KY*
Died August 23, 1865 ?
See 1860 Census Image and 1850 Census Data regarding Samuel Bottomley and family
Mary born about 1836
Eliza (D. or A.) born about 1842
James Monroe born Dec. 6, 1842
Nancy Jane born about 1850
William born about 1853
Sarah born about 1846
(possibly another Sarah born about 1856)
Nancy Jane Bottomley married
Niel Castiller who was raised by James Monroe Bottomley.
Belle McFaddin, mother of George P. and Albert McFadden, was a cousin of James Monroe Bottomley.
According to Posey County,
Indiana Probate records, in 1865, upon the death of Sarah (Shaw) Bottomley,
custody of the William, Nancy Jane, and Sarah (children) was appointed to
Sarah Bottomley, apparently referring to the Sarah born in 1846.
Samuel Bottomley is found in the 1842 Indiana Land Tax Poll. It states that Samuel Bottomley (taken in Poll #1) owns 80 acres of land in Section 1, Township 7 (Black Twp.), Range 14. Please see map here.
Samuel Bottomley is also found in the 1844 Tax List of Posey County.
*Source: Marriages of
Campbell, Boone and Kenton Counties, Kentucky, 1795-1850 Surnames A to D;
"BOTTOMLEY, Samuel & Sarah SHAW, 14 May 1836, m by HJP, b James Barker, Campbell Co., KY"
Census Data (taken from book at Alexandrian Public Library, Mt. Vernon, Indiana):
#475 Bottomley, Samuel: Age 40, Male, Farmer, born in England
Sarah: Age 30, Female, born in England
Mary: Age 14, Female, born in Kentucky
Eliza A.: Age 8, Female, born in Tennessee
James: Age 6, Male, born in Indiana
Sarah, Age 5, Female, born in Indiana
Nancy, Age 1, Female, born in Indiana