Jeriah Nevins

17 September 1777–1825 (Age 47)
Groton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States

The Life of Jeriah

When Jeriah Nevins was born on 17 September 1777, in Groton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States, his father, Thomas Nevins, was 29 and his mother, Rebecca Willoughby, was 28. He married Hannah Jones about 1800. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He registered for military service in 1814. He died in 1825, in Riverton, Coahoma, Mississippi, United States, at the age of 48.

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Jeriah Nevins
Hannah Jones
Marriage: about 1800
Rufus W. Nevens
Charles Nevins

Spouse and Children

about 1800


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World Events (8)

1781 · The First Constitution

Age 4

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
1788 · New Hampshire Helps Ratify the US Constitution

Age 11

On June 21, 1788, New Hampshire became the ninth and final state needed to ratify the US Constitution and make it the official law of the land

Age 14

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.

Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: variant of Nevin , with English patronymic -s.

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

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Sources (1)

  • Jeriah Or Josiah Nevins, "United States Registers of Enlistments in the U.S. Army, 1798-1914"

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