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