Nial Bemis

Brief Life History of Nial

When Nial Bemis was born on 9 July 1818, in Westminster, Windham, Vermont, United States, his father, Davis Bemis, was 37 and his mother, Rubie Miller, was 23. He had at least 5 sons and 3 daughters with Susan Oakes. He lived in Vermont, United States in 1870. He died on 7 February 1890, in Athens, Windham, Vermont, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Athens, Windham, Vermont, United States.

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Nial Bemis
Mary Jane Jenkins
Fredie Eugene Bemis
George M Bemis
Mary Stella Bemis
Della F Bemis
Eugene Bemis
Ella Bemis
Nial Bemis
Cora Alice Bemis
Harry Ernest Bemis

Sources (72)

  • Nial Bemis, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Nial Bemis, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Nial in entry for Sereno E Bemis, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"

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World Events (7)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

1834 · Vermont Anti-Slavery Society is Formed

The Anti-Slavery Society of Vermont was established in 1834. 100 people from different towns were at the first meeting, with the intent to abolish slavery. 


U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

Irish and English: variant of Beamish .

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

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