David Bryant Nowlin

16 October 1832–14 April 1891 (Age 58)
Bedford, Tennessee, United States

The Life of David Bryant

When David Bryant Nowlin was born on 16 October 1832, in Bedford, Tennessee, United States, his father, Benjamin Franklin Nowlin, was 30 and his mother, Elizabeth Lucinda Webb, was 25. He married Eveline McAnally on 7 March 1855, in Lawrence, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. He lived in Tennessee, United States in 1870 and Valley Township, Pope, Arkansas, United States in 1880. He died on 14 April 1891, at the age of 58, and was buried in Fairview Cemetery, Norman, Cleveland, Oklahoma, United States.

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David Bryant Nowlin
Elizabeth Bowden
Marriage: 27 November 1864
James Florenton Nowlin
William Benjamin Nowlin
Bertha Ann Nowlin
May Nowlin
Sarah Etta Nowlin
Thomas W Nowlin
Mattie Lucinda Nowlin
Thomas Winston Nowlin
David Payton Nowlin
Edward Ferdinand Nowlin
Bertha Ann Nowlin

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27 November 1864
Lawrence, Tennessee, United States


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World Events (8)

1835 · The Hermitage is Built

Age 3

The Hermitage located in Nashville, Tennessee was a plantation owned by President Andrew Jackson from 1804 until his death there in 1845. The Hermitage is now a museum.
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 4

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Age 29

Arkansas supplied an estimated 50,000 men to the Confederate Army andabout 15,000 to the Union Army.

Name Meaning

Probably a variant spelling of Irish Nolan .

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

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Sources (3)

  • D B Nowlen, "United States Census, 1860"
  • David B Nowlen, "United States Census, 1870"
  • David B Nowlin in household of Benjamin Nowlin, "United States Census, 1850"

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