Nancy Hamrick

about 1786–1830 (Age 44)
Fauquier Co., Virginia

The Life of Nancy

When Nancy Hamrick was born about 1786, her father, Gilson Hamrick, was 23 and her mother, Sarah Elizabeth Thomas, was 22. She married Abner Devore on 19 January 1805, in Maysville, Mason, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She died in 1830, in Brown, Ohio, United States, at the age of 44.

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Abner Devore
Nancy Hamrick
Marriage: 19 January 1805
Maria Devore
Elvira Devore

Spouse and Children

    Abner Devore



19 January 1805
Maysville, Mason, Kentucky, United States


    Maria Devore


    Elvira Devore


Parents and Siblings




    Robert Hamrick


    James H Hamrick


    Charles Hamrick


    Elizabeth Hamrick


+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 0

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.
1787 · The Making of the U.S. Constitution.

Age 1

The Philadelphia Convention was intended to be the first meeting to establish the first system of government under the Articles of Confederation. From this Convention, the Constitution of the United States was made and then put into place making it one of the major events in all American History.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 14

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

Name Meaning

Respelling of German Hämmerich or Hemmerich .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Nancy Hamrick, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • Nancy Hamrick, "Kentucky Marriages, 1785-1979"
  • Nancy Hamrick, "Kentucky Marriages, 1785-1979"

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