Thomas Jefferson Nevins

5 June 1795–14 January 1861 (Age 65)
Hanover, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States

The Life of Thomas Jefferson

When Thomas Jefferson Nevins was born on 5 June 1795, his father, Thomas Nevins, was 22 and his mother, Sally Brown, was 19. He married Minerva Loomis on 23 November 1825, in Middlesex, Middlesex, Yates, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 14 January 1861, at the age of 65, and was buried in Cypress Lawn Memorial Park, Colma, San Mateo, California, United States.

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Thomas Jefferson Nevins
Minerva Loomis
Marriage: 23 November 1825
Oren Green Nevins

Spouse and Children

23 November 1825
Middlesex, Middlesex, Yates, New York, United States


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World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 5

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

Age 8

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 24

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: variant of Nevin , with English patronymic -s.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Thos J Nevins, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Thomas J Nevins, "California, Pioneer Migration Index, Compiled 1906-1935"
  • Thomas J Nevins, "New York, Yates County, Swann Vital Records Collection, 1723-2009"

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