Nancy Crisp

1808–1875 (Age 67)
North Carolina, United States

The Life of Nancy

When Nancy Crisp was born in 1808, in North Carolina, United States, her father, Joel Crisp, was 32 and her mother, Rhoda Ameriac, was 26. She married William Lovin Jr on 7 May 1827, in Burke, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Caldwell, North Carolina, United States in 1850. She died in 1875, in Cherokee, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 67.

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William Lovin Jr
Nancy Crisp
Marriage: 7 May 1827
William Martin Lovin
Frances Loving
John Washington Loving
Joel H Lovin
Sarah Jane Loving
Mary Lovin
Philip Lovin

Spouse and Children

7 May 1827
Burke, North Carolina, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 0

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Age 4

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 22

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.

Name Meaning

1 English: nickname for a man with curly hair, from Middle English crisp, Old English crisp, cryps (Latin crispus), reinforced in Middle English by an Old French word also from Latin crispus.2 Americanized spelling of the German cognate Krisp, from Middle High German krisp, krispel ‘curly-haired man’.3 Americanized form of German Krisp, from a short form the medieval personal name Krispin ( see Crispin ).

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

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  • Nancy Loven in household of William Loven, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Nancy Loving in household of Wm Loving, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Nancy Loving in household of William Loving, "United States Census, 1860"

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