Joseph D Nickell

Brief Life History of Joseph D

When Joseph D Nickell was born on 27 April 1823, in Morgan, Kentucky, United States, his father, Robert Fowler Nickell, was 28 and his mother, Mary Ann Wilson, was 25. He married Martha Washington George on 10 January 1845, in Morgan, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He died on 29 January 1907, in Ezel, Morgan, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Ezel Cemetery, Ezel, Morgan, Kentucky, United States.

Photos and Memories (0)

Photos and Memories

Do you know Joseph D? Do you have a story about him that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Joseph D Nickell
Martha Washington George
Marriage: 10 January 1845
Andy Thomas Nickell
Hobert M Nickell
Robert M Nickell

Sources (18)

  • Joseph D Nickell, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Joseph D Nickell, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • Jo D Nickell, "BillionGraves Index"

World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

1830 · Louisville and Portland Canal Opens

The Louisville and Portland canal opened in 1830. It was a 2 mile canal. It helped with the barrier caused by the Falls of the Ohio River at Louisville by making a route around them.


U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

Variant of Nickel .

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

Possible Related Names

Discover Even More

As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a FREE Account

Search for Another Deceased Ancestor

Share this with your family and friends.