Elzenia Adella Nuckols

Female2 November 1842–7 December 1923

Brief Life History of Elzenia Adella

When Elzenia Adella Nuckols was born on 2 November 1842, in Rockville, Hanover, Virginia, United States, her father, Andrew Broadus Nuckols, was 24 and her mother, Martha Jane George, was 19. She married William L. Puryear on 7 March 1861, in Hanover, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Drew, Arkansas, United States in 1870 and Smith Township, Lincoln, Arkansas, United States in 1880. She died on 7 December 1923, in Dumas, Desha, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Tyro Cemetery, Star City, Lincoln, Arkansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Jackson Bowles
Elzenia Adella Nuckols
Marriage: 6 June 1865
Emma Jane Bowles
Frank "Leslie" Bowles
Susan Ann Bowles
Alice Roberta Bowles
Andrew Jackson Bowles
John Ivahoe Bowles
Octavius Eric Bowles
Robert " Bobby" Calhoun Bowles
Elzenia Bowles

Sources (5)

  • Ella A Bowls, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Elzenia Adella Nuckols Bowles, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Elzenia A Fucholes in household of Andrew B Fucholes, "United States Census, 1850"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    6 June 1865Virginia, United States
  • Children (9)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (10)

    +5 More Children

    World Events (8)


    Age 4

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


    Age 4

    Historical Boundaries - 1846: Drew, Arkansas, United States


    Age 23

    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    Name Meaning

    Probably an altered form of English Knuckles or perhaps of some other similar (like-sounding) surname, such as Nichols . Compare Nuchols , Nuckles , and Nuckolls .

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

    Possible Related Names

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