Nelson Hendrix

1778–1847 (Age 69)
Kentucky, United States

The Life of Nelson

Nelson Hendrix was born in 1778, in Kentucky, United States as the son of James Hendricks. He had at least 3 sons and 1 daughter with Temperance Hendrix. He died in 1847, at the age of 69.

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Family Time Line

Nelson Hendrix
1778–1847
Temperance Hendrix
1780–1850
Mary Ann Hendricks
1824–1907
Henry Hendrix
1826–1872
Solomon Hendrix
1832–1873
Thomas David Hendrix
1837–1908

Spouse and Children

    Male1778–1847Male

    Temperance Hendrix

    Female1780–1850Female

children

(4)

    Mary Ann Hendricks

    Female1824–1907Female

    Henry Hendrix

    Male1826–1872Male

    Solomon Hendrix

    Male1832–1873Male

    Male1837–1908Male

Parents and Siblings

    James Hendricks

    Male1778–1830Male

siblings

(7)

    Male1778–1847Male

    Lydia Hendricks

    Female1808–Female

    Female1810–1870Female

    JOHN HENDRICKS

    Male1812–Male

    BERTHULEY HENDRICKS

    Female1813–Female

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World Events (8)

1781 · The First Constitution

Age 3

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
1792 · Becomes the 15th State

Age 14

On June 1, 1792, Kentucky became the 15th state. It was the first state west of the Appalachian Mountains
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 22

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.

Name Meaning

Dutch and German (northwest): patronymic from the personal name Hendrik ( see Henry 1).

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

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