Robert McCown Nutt

28 June 1828–16 March 1913 (Age 84)
Alabama, United States

The Life of Robert McCown

When Robert McCown Nutt was born on 28 June 1828, in Alabama, United States, his father, William Henry Nutt Jr., was 28 and his mother, Elizabeth Speer, was 28. He married Amanda Lindley on 17 April 1856. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Cache Township, Lawrence, Arkansas, United States in 1870 and Salem Township, Greene, Arkansas, United States in 1880. He died on 16 March 1913, in Jonesboro, Craighead, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Greene, Arkansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert McCown Nutt
1828–1913
Nancy Jane Ellis
1847–1875
Marriage: 31 May 1864
Mary Caroline Nutt
1864–1924
Thomas Walter Nutt
1867–1950
Sarah Ann Nutt
1868–1951
Dovie E. Nutt
1872–1952
Robert Washington Nutt
1875–1959

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
31 May 1864
Cape Girardeau, Missouri, United States
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World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 2

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1835

Age 7

Historical Boundaries - 1835: Randolph, Arkansas Territory, United States; 1836: Randolph, Arkansas, United States
1851

Age 23

Alabama State Capitol Building was completed in 1851. Additions to the building were made several times. The Capitol was restored in 1992.

Name Meaning

1 English: from Middle English not(e), nut ‘nut’; either a metonymic occupational name for a gatherer and seller of nuts, or a nickname for a man supposedly resembling a nut (for example in having a rounded head and brown complexion).2 Irish: reduced form of McNutt 1.3 North German: nickname for an industrious person, from Middle High German nutte ‘useful’, ‘efficient’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Robert M Nutt, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Robert Nutt, "United States Census, 1880"
  • R M Nutt, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"

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