Shedrick Florentine Nowlin

Male2 March 1850–30 September 1933

Brief Life History of Shedrick Florentine

When Shedrick Florentine Nowlin was born on 2 March 1850, in Bedford, Tennessee, United States, his father, Benjamin Franklin Nowlin, was 47 and his mother, Elizabeth Lucinda Webb, was 43. He married Martha Ann Glover on 8 October 1871, in Lawrence, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Moreland, Pope, Arkansas, United States in 1900 and Valley Township, Pope, Arkansas, United States for about 20 years. He died on 30 September 1933, in Gum Log Township, Pope, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Center Valley, Pope, Arkansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Shedrick Florentine Nowlin
Martha Ann Glover
Marriage: 8 October 1871
Mary Lucinda Lula Nowlin
Ada Octavine Nowlin
Francis Wade Nowlin
Edgar Townsend Nowlin
Emma Ann Nowlin
Charles Everett Nowlin
Sarah Amanda Elizabeth Nowlin
Ida Medora Nowlin
Rosa Esther Nowlin
Delbert Author Nowlin
Willie Mae Nowlin

Sources (18)

  • Shedrick Nowlen in household of Frannie E Penen, "United States Census, 1870"
  • S F Nowlen, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"
  • S F Nowlin in entry for Edgar Townsend Nowlin, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 October 1871Lawrence, Tennessee, United States
  • Children (11)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (12)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 6

    Historical Boundaries: 1856: Pope, Arkansas, United States


    Age 13

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1872 · The First National Park

    Age 22

    Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of French Nolin or Irish Nolan and Nolen . Compare Knowlin and Nowling .

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

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