Nathaniel Daniel Stout

22 October 1814–13 January 1892 (Age 77)
Harrison, Virginia, United States

The Life of Nathaniel Daniel

When Nathaniel Daniel Stout was born on 22 October 1814, in Harrison, Virginia, United States, his father, James M. Stout, was 34 and his mother, Phebe Jackson, was 21. He married Elizabeth Ann Cottrell on 9 June 1842, in Harrison, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Gilmer, Virginia, United States in 1860 and Center District, Gilmer, West Virginia, United States in 1880. He died on 13 January 1892, in Gilmer, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Gilmer, West Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Nathaniel Daniel Stout
Elizabeth Ann Cottrell
Marriage: 9 June 1842
Mary Stout
Virginia Stout
Francis Marion Stout
Martha Columbia Stout
Alvis Floyd Stout
John Stump Stout

Spouse and Children

9 June 1842
Harrison, Virginia, United States


    Mary Stout


    Virginia Stout


    Francis Marion Stout




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World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 5

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. 
1824 · """Mary Randolph Publishes """"The Virginia Housewife"""""""

Age 10

“The Virginia Housewife” was published by Mary Randolph. It was the first cookbook published in America. 
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 22

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

Irish and English:1. nickname for a brave or powerfully built man, from Middle English stout ‘steadfast’. 2. from the Old Norse byname Stútr ‘gnat’, denoting a small and insignificant person. 3. possibly also a habitational name from a minor place named with the Old English element stūt ‘stumpy hillock’, which is found as a component in various Devon place names.

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

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Sources (3)

  • N D Stout, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Nathan D Stout, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Nathan D Stout, "United States Census, 1860"

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