Emily Melissa Nokes

1827–9 August 1907 (Age 80)
Franklin, Vermont, United States

The Life Summary of Emily Melissa

When Emily Melissa Nokes was born in 1827, in Franklin, Vermont, United States, her father, John Nokes, was 18 and her mother, Hannah Twombly, was 16. She married Sidney Clark Raymond on 17 May 1843, in Brown, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 7 daughters. She lived in Brown, Illinois, United States in 1850 and Lee Township, Brown, Illinois, United States for about 20 years. She died on 9 August 1907, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Buchanan, Berrien, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

Sidney Clark Raymond
1818–1891
Emily Melissa Nokes
1827–1907
Marriage: 17 May 1843
Elenor Raymond
1844–1930
Mary Elizabeth Raymond
1846–1893
Minerva Raymond
1851–1860
Martha Raymond
1851–1919
Emma Jane Raymond
1853–1945
Sarah Raymond
1856–
Sidney Clark Raymond
1857–
Margaret R. Raymond
1865–1958

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    17 May 1843Brown, Illinois, United States
  • Children

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (13)

    +8 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 3
    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.
    1831
    Age 4
    Historical Boundaries: 1831: Cook, Illinois, United States [Spreads across Cook and DuPage counties]
    1848 · Chicago Board of Trade
    Age 21
    Starting as a voluntary association to help buyers and sellers meet to negotiate and make contracts. The Chicago Board of Trade is one of the oldest futures and options exchanges in the world and is open 22 hours per day . 

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Nock with plural or post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Noakes
    Nock

    Sources (19)

    • Emily M Raymond in household of Sidney Raymond, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Emily A Nokes, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"
    • Emily Raymond in household of S C Raymond, "United States Census, 1870"

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