Nov. 6, 1838
Feb. 13, 1844
Aug. 7, 1919
Mar. 6, 1842
Oct. 20, 1870
Sleep on Mother and take your rest
God called you home. He thought it best
While Mother sleeps beneath the sod
Her [?] dwell with God
Buried Deer Creek Cemetery, Crittenden County, Kentucky, Tombstone photographed 7 November 2014.
According to death certificate #557, Ephraim W. Nation was the son of John Nation and -- Grigry and was born in Jackson County, Tennessee. He died 28 January 1928 Crittenden County. E.W. Nation first married Mrs. Cassandria Bird 13 February 1859 in Crittenden County and then married Mrs. Nancy Margelin. Kentucky death certificate #2293 of Nancy Nation lists her father as Ben Curnell, born Tennessee. When Ephraim W. Nation died in 1928, his death certificate shows he was married to Clara Nation. The 1920 Crittenden County census lists him as married, but he was living alone.
Published 12 May 2015, Western Kentucky Genealogy Blog, http://wkygenealogy.blogspot.com/