Nancy Jane GREEN

Marshall, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Nancy Jane

Nancy Jane GREEN was born in 1842, in Marshall, Kentucky, United States. She married Jonathan W. Byerley on 17 November 1861, in Marshall, Marshall, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons. She lived in Kentucky, United States in 1870.

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Jonathan W. Byerley
Nancy Jane GREEN
Marriage: 17 November 1861
William Aaron Byerly
Joseph Grant Byerly
Wesley E Byerley
John L Byerley
Beaty Earl Byerly
James Dillard Byerly

Spouse and Children

17 November 1861
Marshall, Marshall, Kentucky, United States



    Joseph Grant Byerly


    Wesley E Byerley



    Beaty Earl Byerly


+1 More Child

World Events (8)


Age 4

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1850 · 8th Most Populated State

Age 8

According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 33

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English: one of the most common and widespread of English surnames, either a nickname for someone who was fond of dressing in this color (Old English grēne) or who had played the part of the ‘Green Man’ in the May Day celebrations, or a topographic name for someone who lived near a village green, Middle English grene (a transferred use of the color term). In North America this name has no doubt assimilated cognates from other European languages, notably German Grün ( see Gruen ).2 Jewish (American): Americanized form of German Grün or Yiddish Grin, Ashkenazic ornamental names meaning ‘green’ or a short form of any of the numerous compounds with this element.3 Irish: translation of various Gaelic surnames derived from glas ‘gray’, ‘green’, ‘blue’. See also Fahey .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Nancy J Byerley in household of Jonathan W Byerley, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Nancy J. Green, "Kentucky Marriages, 1785-1979"
  • Nancy J. Green, "Kentucky Marriages, 1785-1979"

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