Nancy Priscilla Rawlins

Female10 May 1820–16 November 1891

Brief Life History of Nancy Priscilla

When Nancy Priscilla Rawlins was born on 10 May 1820, in Monroe, Indiana, United States, her father, Roderick Rawlins, was 44 and her mother, Millicent Parks, was 26. She married Pleasant King Taylor on 5 May 1836, in Greene, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Justice Precinct 2, Dallas, Texas, United States in 1870 and Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States in 1880. She died on 16 November 1891, in Dallas, Texas, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Lancaster, Dallas, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Pleasant King Taylor
Nancy Priscilla Rawlins
Marriage: 5 May 1836
Roderick Alfred Taylor
John Alonzo Taylor
Amelia Adeline Taylor
Joseph Pharrington Taylor
James Paris Taylor
Perry King Taylor
Masona Carolie Taylor
Masona Taylor
Ida Virginia Taylor
Eva Burgess Taylor

Sources (10)

  • Mary P Taylor in household of Pleasant Taylor, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Nancy Priscilla Rawlins - Published information: Birth record or certificate: birth: 10 May 1820; Monroe, Indiana, United States
  • Nancy Priscilla Taylor, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    5 May 1836Greene, Illinois, United States
  • Children (10)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1821 · Financial Relief for Public Land

    Age 1

    A United States law to provide financial relief for the purchasers of Public Lands. It permitted the earlier buyers, that couldn't pay completely for the land, to return the land back to the government. This granted them a credit towards the debt they had on land. Congress, also, extended credit to buyer for eight more years. Still while being in economic panic and the shortage of currency made by citizens, the government hoped that with the time extension, the economy would improve.

    1825 · State Capital Moves to Indianapolis

    Age 5

    The state capital was moved from Corydon to Indianapolis on January 10, 1825.


    Age 21

    Historical Boundaries 1841: Nacogodoches, Republic of Texas 1846: Dallas, Texas, United States

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Rawlings .

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

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