Shedrick Florentine Nowlin

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
1850–1933
Martha Ann Glover
1854–1952
Marriage: 8 October 1871
Mary Lucinda Lula Nowlin
1873–1901
Ada Octavine Nowlin
1875–1965
Francis Wade Nowlin
1877–1915
Edgar Townsend Nowlin
1878–1966
Emma Ann Nowlin
1881–1910
Charles Everett Nowlin
1883–1964
Sarah Amanda Elizabeth Nowlin
1886–
Ida Medora Nowlin
1888–1981
Rosa Esther Nowlin
1893–1986
Delbert Author Nowlin
1895–1896
Willie Mae Nowlin
1897–1922

Sources (20)

  • Shedrick Nowlen in household of Frannie E Penen, "United States Census, 1870"
  • S F Nowlen, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"
  • S F Nowlin, "Arkansas Death Index, 1914-1950"

World Events (8)

1856

Historical Boundaries: 1856: Pope, Arkansas, United States

1863

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

1872 · The First National Park

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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