Thomas Nuzum

1786–1816 (Age 30)
Monongalia, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Thomas

When Thomas Nuzum was born in 1786, his father, John Nuzum, was 25 and his mother, Jane Brennan, was 21. He married Heany Lang on 1 August 1809, in Harrison, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He died in 1816, in Monongalia, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 30, and was buried in Monongalia, West Virginia, United States.

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Thomas Nuzum
Heany Lang
Marriage: 1 August 1809
Hannah Nuzum
James B. NUZUM
Emily Nuzum
Sarah Sallie Nuzum

Spouse and Children

1 August 1809
Harrison, Virginia, United States



    James B. NUZUM


    Emily Nuzum


    Sarah Sallie Nuzum


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World Events (7)

1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 0

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.
1787 · The Making of the U.S. Constitution.

Age 1

The Philadelphia Convention was intended to be the first meeting to establish the first system of government under the Articles of Confederation. From this Convention, the Constitution of the United States was made and then put into place making it one of the major events in all American History.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 14

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

Irish (Dublin): variant of Newsome . This is now a rare name in Ireland.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Thomas Nuzum in entry for Caleb Nuzum and Hannah Nuzum, "West Virginia Marriages, 1780-1970"
  • Thos Nuzum in entry for Caleb Nuzum and Hannah Nuzum, "West Virginia Marriages, 1780-1970"
  • Thomas Nuzem, "West Virginia Marriages, 1780-1970"

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