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.

Photos and Memories (1)

Do you know Shedrick Florentine? Do you have a story about him that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

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 (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)


Historical Boundaries: 1856: Pope, Arkansas, United States


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.

Possible Related Names

Discover Even More

As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a FREE Account

Search for Another Deceased Ancestor

Share this with your family and friends.