Temperance Nuckolls

1846–1868 (Age 22)
Bolivar, Hardeman, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Temperance

When Temperance Nuckolls was born in 1846, in Bolivar, Hardeman, Tennessee, United States, her father, Starling Nuckolls, was 54 and her mother, Narcissa Whitaker, was 34. She married John Henry Brewer on 11 February 1866, in Hardeman, Tennessee, United States. She lived in Hardeman, Tennessee, United States for about 10 years. She died in 1868, in Bolivar, Hardeman, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 22, and was buried in Bolivar, Hardeman, Tennessee, United States.

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John Henry Brewer
Temperance Nuckolls
Marriage: 11 February 1866

Spouse and Children

11 February 1866
Hardeman, Tennessee, United States

Parents and Siblings


    Narcissa Whitaker




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World Events (6)


Age 0

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Age 0

Tennessee was known as the Volunteer State because during the Mexican War the government asked Tennessee for 3,000 volunteer soldiers and 30,000 joined.
1862 · Battle of Shiloh

Age 16

The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.

Name Meaning

Of North German origin: variant spelling of Nuckols .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Temperance Nuckolds in household of Starlin Nuekolds, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Temperance Nuckolls in household of Sterling Nuckolls, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Temperace (Unknown) Nuckells (Unknown), "Tennessee State Marriage Index, 1780-2002"

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