Nancy Hinton

1809–after 1880 (Age 71)
Kentucky, United States

The Life of Nancy

When Nancy Hinton was born in 1809, in Kentucky, United States, her father, Jeremiah Blackburn Hinton, was 44 and her mother, Elizabeth Key, was 33. She married Samuel Guy on 26 December 1826, in Allen, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She died after 1880, in Butlersville, Allen, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 72.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Guy
1796–
Nancy Hinton
1809–1880
Marriage: 26 December 1826
Vincent Guy
1829–
John Willis Guy
1833–1923
Sarah Guy
1835–1917
Shelby Guy
1838–1901
Samuel M Guy
1841–1910
Nancy Guy
1845–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
26 December 1826
Allen, Kentucky, United States
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Jeremiah Blackburn Hinton

    Male1765–1850Male

    Elizabeth Key

    Female1776–1859Female

siblings

(13)

    Thomas Hinton

    Male1790–1870Male

    Elijah Hinton

    Male1796–1855Male

    Male1798–1860Male

    Female1800–1880Female

    William Hinton

    Male1805–Male

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1812

Age 3

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1812 · Kentucky Bend Created

Age 3

During the New Madrid earthquakes of 1811-1812, the Kentucky Bend or New Madrid Bend was created. It is located in the southwestern corner of Kentucky on the banks of the Mississippi River.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 21

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

English: habitational name from any of the numerous places so called, which split more or less evenly into two groups with different etymologies. One set (with examples in Berkshire, Dorset, Gloucestershire, Hampshire, Herefordshire, Somerset, and Wiltshire) is named from the Old English weak dative hēan (originally used after a preposition and article) of hēah ‘high’ + Old English tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’. The other (with examples in Cambridgeshire, Dorset, Gloucestershire, Herefordshire, Northamptonshire, Shropshire, Somerset, Suffolk, and Wiltshire) has Old English hīwan ‘household’, ‘monastery’. Compare Hine as the first element.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Nancy Guy, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Nancy Guy in household of Samuel Guy, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Nancy Guy in household of Samuel Guy, "United States Census, 1860"

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