Nancy Churchwell

1771–1842 (Age 71)
Lincoln, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Nancy

When Nancy Churchwell was born in 1771, in Lincoln, Kentucky, United States, her father, Richard Churchwell Sr, was 24 and her mother, Molly, was 24. She married Micajah Farris on 18 September 1792, in Lincoln, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She died in 1842, in Cooper, Missouri, United States, at the age of 71.

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Family Time Line

Micajah Farris
Nancy Churchwell
Marriage: 18 September 1792
Ephraim C Farris
William Farris
Polly Farris
Ruth Farris
Jane Farris
Louise Farris

Spouse and Children

18 September 1792
Lincoln, Kentucky, United States


+1 More Child

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World Events (8)


Age 5

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776 · The Declaration to the King

Age 5

"""At the end of the Second Continental Congress the 13 colonies came together to petition independence from King George III. With no opposing votes, the Declaration of Independence was drafted and ready for all delegates to sign on the Fourth of July 1776. While many think the Declaration was to tell the King that they were becoming independent, its true purpose was to be a formal explanation of why the Congress voted together to declare their independence from Britain. The Declaration also is home to one of the best-known sentences in the English language, stating, “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness."""""""

Age 20

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.

Name Meaning

English: most probably a variant of Churchill , or possibly a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Nancy Chadwick, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • Nancy Churchwell Or Churchill, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Nancy Churchwell - Published information: birth-name: Nancy Churchwell

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