Lucy Scott Nowlin

#6853, b. 6 September 1878, d. 27 September 1955
Father*Samuel Sherod Nowlin b. 9 Jan 1838, d. 21 Nov 1893
Mother*Lucy Catherine Graves b. 21 Aug 1839, d. 6 Dec 1879
     Lucy Scott Nowlin was born on 6 September 1878 Montgomery County, Missouri. She was the daughter of Samuel Sherod Nowlin and Lucy Catherine Graves. Lucy Scott Nowlin died 27 September 1955 , in Maplewood, St Louis County, Missouri at age 77.1
     As of after 1900, her married name was Hensley (Nowlin).2

Lucy S, 21, b Sep 1878, Anna C, b Sep 1873, and Fannie B, b Sept 1869, are living with their brother, David Nowlin, 33, wife Mary, 33, in Montgomery City, Missouri, for the 1900 census.

Further note. Lucy's death certificate gives her mother as Elizabeth Graves, not Lucy Catherine.3

6 Lucy Scott Nowlin, last child of Samuel Sherod and Lucy Catherine G. Nowlin, married Buell F. Hensley. The town of Buell on the Burlington route was named for her husband. Their home is in Buell, Mont- gomery Co., Mo.4
Last Edited=14 May 2019


  1. [S326] Missouri Digital Heritage: Missouri Death Certificates, 1910-1957, online, Lucy Scott Hensley, State File #31812.
  2. [S419] FindAGrave, online, Memorial ID 153410512 - Buell Fountain Hensley.
  3. [S254] 1900 US Census Population Schedule, Washington, District of Columbia, US National Archives, Census Place: Montgomery City, Montgomery, Missouri; Roll: 876; Page: 12B; Enumeration District: 0066; FHL microfilm: 1240876.
  4. [S293] James Edmund Nowlin, Nowlin Stone Genealogy (n.p.: Martha Webb Nowlin, 1916).