Nancy R. Barrett


Brief Life History of Nancy R.

When Nancy R. Barrett was born in 1816, in Maine, United States, her father, Reuben Barrett, was 39 and her mother, Sarah Adams, was 36. She married Charles Stockbridge Moody on 25 April 1839, in Andover, Oxford, Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Durham, Cumberland, Maine, United States in 1850 and Durham, Androscoggin, Maine, United States in 1860. She died in 1891, in Gray, Cumberland, Maine, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Gray, Cumberland, Maine, United States.

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Charles Stockbridge Moody
Nancy R. Barrett
Marriage: 25 April 1839
Philena Priest Moody
Sarah E. Moody
Hiram Horace Moody
Lucinda A. Moody
George P. Moody
Edward W. Moody
Edwin Scott Moody
Susan Moody

Sources (22)

  • Nancy Moody in household of Charles S Moody, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Nancy Barrett, "Maine Marriages, 1771-1907"
  • Nancy R Barrett Moody, "Find A Grave Index"

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  • Marriage
    25 April 1839Andover, Oxford, Maine, United States
  • Children (8)

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    World Events (8)

    1819 · Panic! of 1819

    Age 3

    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. 


    Age 4

    Maine is the 23rd state.

    1836 · Remember the Alamo

    Age 20

    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

    Name Meaning

    English and Irish (of Norman origin): probably a nickname for a quarrelsome person, from Old French barat, Middle English bar(r)at, bar(r)et(te) ‘trouble, distress’, later ‘deception, fraud; contention, strife’. Through Norman settlement it also became common in Ireland, where it was Gaelicized as Baróid (Munster) and Baréid (Connacht).

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

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